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I steal.

Oscar Wilde


To jaw-jaw is better than to war-war.

Oscar Wilde


Always the dullness of the fool is the whetstone of the wits.

Wilde Oscar


One friend in a lifetime is much; two are many; three are hardly possible. Friendship needs a certain parallelism of life, a community of thought, a rivalry of aim.

Wilde Oscar


One good turn deserves another.

Wilde Oscar


Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.

Wilde Oscar


Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.

Wilde Oscar


"Plaese porrf raed."

Wilde Oscar


The world is full of people who have never, since childhood, met an open doorway with an open mind.

Wilde Oscar


Only those who leisurely approach that which the masses are busy about can be busy about that which the masses take leisurely.

Wilde Oscar


Do you know the difference between education and experience? Education is what you get when you read the fine print; experience is what you get when you don't.

Wilde Oscar


... but as records of courts and justice are admissible, it can easily be proved that powerful and malevolent magicians once existed and were a scourge to mankind. The evidence (including confession) upon which certain women were convicted of witch

Wilde Oscar


Something unpleasant is coming when men are anxious to tell the truth.

Wilde Oscar


In our civilization, and under our republican form of government, intelligence is so highly honored that it is rewarded by exemption from the cares of office.

Wilde Oscar


Confucius say too much.

Wilde Oscar


Education is the process of casting false pearls before real swine.

Wilde Oscar


Who dat who say "who dat" when I say "who dat"?

Wilde Oscar


Life being what it is, one dreams of revenge.

Wilde Oscar


Mental power tended to corrupt, and absolute intelligence tended to corrupt absolutely, until the victim eschewed violence entirely in favor of smart solutions to stupid problems.

Wilde Oscar


The two oldest professions in the world have been ruined by amateurs.

Wilde Oscar


The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love.

Wilde Oscar


Know what I hate most? Rhetorical questions.

Wilde Oscar


Perhaps the remembrance of these things will prove a source of future pleasure.

Wilde Oscar


I dote on his very absence.

Wilde Oscar


Chance is perhaps the work of God when He did not want to sign.

Wilde Oscar


From a certain point onward there is no longer any turning back. That is the point that must be reached.

Wilde Oscar


Under a government which imprisons any unjustly, the true place for a just man is also a prison.

Wilde Oscar


Odets, where is thy sting?

Wilde Oscar


The only thing to do with good advice is pass it on. It is never any use to oneself.

Wilde Oscar


He has not acquired a fortune; the fortune has acquired him.

Wilde Oscar


I'll never get off this planet.

Wilde Oscar


My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.

Wilde Oscar


The first Rotarian was the first man to call John the Baptist "Jack."

Wilde Oscar


People who have what they want are very fond of telling people who haven't what they want that they don't want it.

Wilde Oscar


Life is too short to be taken seriously.

Wilde Oscar


Furious activity is no substitute for understanding.

Wilde Oscar


For certain people, after fifty, litigation takes the place of sex.

Wilde Oscar


Better the prince of some inferior court, Than second, or less, in beatific light.

Wilde Oscar


Learning without thought is labor lost; thought without learning is perilous.

Wilde Oscar





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