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Eleven quotes by Oscar Wilde

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.

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

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

❝Biography lends to death a new terror.❞[+]

❝I can resist everything except temptation.❞[+]

❝It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating.❞[+]

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

❝Punctuality is the thief of time.❞[+]

❝Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.❞[+]

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

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

❝Work is the curse of the drinking classes.❞[+]

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