logo
English German French
language
Oscar Wilde

Quote of Oscar Wilde - All bad poetry springs from genuine...


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

All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.
Oscar Wilde




See also  

See also...





Quotes

Quotes about poetry:



Quotes for: poetry

Quote
Why should poetry have to make sense?”
Charlie Chaplin
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail viewTranslations available



Quote
Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history for poetry expresses the universal, and history only the particular.”
Aristotle
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail viewTranslations available



Quote
Poetry is related to philosophy as experience is related to empirical science.”
Arthur Schopenhauer - The World as Will and Representation
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail viewTranslations available



Quote
Poetry heals the wounds inflicted by reason.”
Novalis
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail viewTranslations available



Quote
Poesy dissolves foreign being into our own.”
Novalis - Fragments
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail viewTranslations available



Quote
Painting is poetry which is seen and not heard, and poetry is a painting which is heard but not seen.”
Leonardo da Vinci
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail viewTranslations available









Quotes

Oscar Wilde also said...


Quote
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
Oscar Wilde
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail view


Quote
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
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail view


Quote
When man is happy, he is in harmony with himself and his environment.”
Oscar Wilde
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail view


Quote
Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.”
Oscar Wilde - The Picture of Dorian Gray
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail view


Quote
There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.”
Oscar Wilde
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail view


Quote
Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.”
Oscar Wilde
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Detail view









info   A quotation is a statement taken out of its context. Therefore, it is necessary to place any quotation within its author's work and its historical, geographical or philosophical context in order to fully understand its meaning. | The quotations stated on this site express their authors' opinion and do not reflect that of Buboquote.com


info   Image attribution:  title, author, license and source of the original file on Wikipedia. Modifications: changes have been made from the original file (cropping, resizing, renaming and color change).



logo

 Subscribe to the quote of the day email

Subscribe to the Quote of the Day to receive a quote every day in your inbox. It is spam-free and you can unsubscribe at any time.







Free | no spam