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Oscar Wilde

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Biography : Irish playwright, novelist, essayist and poet.
Born: 1854 - Died: 1900
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom
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How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being."
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Art is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known."
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There is nothing in the world like the devotion of a married woman. It is a thing no married man knows anything about."
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Women are never disarmed by compliments. Men always are. That is the difference between the sexes."
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There is only one class in the community that thinks more about money than the rich, and that is the poor. The poor can think of nothing else."
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Success is a science if you have the conditions, you get the result."
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The imagination imitates. It is the critical spirit that creates."
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It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious."
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Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance."
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To expect the unexpected shows a thoroughly modern intellect."
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The truth is rarely pure and never simple."
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Life imitates art far more than art imitates Life."
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Some cause happiness wherever they go others whenever they go."
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Those whom the gods love grow young."
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To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance."
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If there was less sympathy in the world, there would be less trouble in the world."
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There is always something ridiculous about the emotions of people whom one has ceased to love."
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Women are made to be loved, not understood."
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When good Americans die they go to Paris."
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Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught."
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When a man has once loved a woman he will do anything for her except continue to love her."
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I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train."
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