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Oscar Wilde

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Biography - Oscar Wilde:

Irish playwright, novelist, essayist and poet.
Born: 1854 - Died: 1900
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom

Quote

Health is the primary duty of life.
Oscar Wilde - The Importance of Being Earnest




Translation  

Translation

(German, French)


German
Gesundheit ist die erste Pflicht im Leben.”
Oscar Wilde - The Importance of Being Earnest

French
La santé est le premier devoir de la vie.”
Oscar Wilde - L'Importance d'être Constant




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Quotes about life:



Quotes for: life

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As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Faust: A Tragedy
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Man arrives a novice at every age of life.”
Nicolas Chamfort - Maximes et pensées
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There is more to life than increasing its speed.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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To live means to love, but above all, to love life.”
Blanche Pierson
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Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life.”
Mark Twain - Quotation of uncertain origin
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My life is my message.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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Quotes about health:



Quotes for: health

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I have decided to be happy because it's good for my health.”
Voltaire - Letter to the Abbé Trublet
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The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, not to worry about the future, or not to anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.”
Gautama Buddha
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Man needs difficulties they are necessary for health.”
Carl Gustav Jung
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Capital is reckless of the health or length of life of the laborer, unless under compulsion from society.”
Karl Marx
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Avoid lawsuits beyond all things they pervert your conscience, impair your health, and dissipate your property.”
Jean de La Bruyere
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Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.”
Mark Twain
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Quotes for: duty:



Quotes for: duty

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I know of only one duty, and that is to love.”
Albert Camus - Carnets
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Love is a better teacher than duty.”
Albert Einstein
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There is only one science to teach to children. It is that of man's duties.”
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Emile, or On Education
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Among the special duties to others, the first is Truthfulness in speech and action.”
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
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Freedom is not constituted primarily of privilege but of responsibilities.”
Albert Camus
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It is much easier to obey your superior than to command yourself; and when you can do whatever you want, it's not easy to want only what you have to.”
Louis XIV
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Oscar Wilde also said...


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Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
Oscar Wilde - Quotation of uncertain origin
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Humanity takes itself too seriously. It is the world's original sin. If the caveman had known how to laugh, History would have been different.”
Oscar Wilde - The Picture of Dorian Gray
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When man is happy, he is in harmony with himself and his environment.”
Oscar Wilde
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Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.”
Oscar Wilde - The Picture of Dorian Gray
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There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.”
Oscar Wilde
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Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.”
Oscar Wilde
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