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66Eleven quotes by Oscar Wilde99

Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde (16 October 1854 - 30 November 1900) was an Irish playwright, poet and author of numerous short stories and one novel.

66A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.99 [+]

66A thing is not necessarily right because a man dies for it.99 [+]

66Biography lends to death a new terror.99 [+]

66I can resist everything except temptation.99 [+]

66It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating.99 [+]

66Men always want to be a woman's first love, women like to be a man's last romance.99 [+]

66Punctuality is the thief of time.99 [+]

66Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.99 [+]

66The old believe everything, the middle-aged suspect everything, the young know everything.99 [+]

66We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.99 [+]

66Work is the curse of the drinking classes.99 [+]

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