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Oscar Wilde

Quote of Oscar Wilde ? - Be yourself; everyone else is already...


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

Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.




Translation

Translation

(French, German, Spanish, Italian)



French
Soyez vous-même, tous les autres sont déjà pris.

German
Sei du selbst! Alle anderen sind bereits vergeben.

Spanish
Sé tú mismo, los demás puestos ya están ocupados.

Italian
Sii te stesso; tutti gli altri sono già stati presi.




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Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.

Observe what your nature requires of you.

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.

The art, my children, it is to be absolutely oneself.

Tell yourself, first of all, what kind of man you want to be; and then go ahead with what you are doing.

Become who you are!

Become such as you are, having learned what that is.

I accept the great adventure of being me.

The stars of your destiny are in your heart.




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Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
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Article IV – Liberty consists of doing anything which does not harm others: thus, the exercise of the natural rights of each man has only those borders which assure other members of the society the enjoyment of these same rights. These borders can be determined only by the law.
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If we had no pride we should not complain of that of others.
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Let the other side be heard as well.
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Whoever is happy will make others happy too.
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Quotes for: oneself


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Quotes about oneself:


Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
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A happy life, therefore, is one which is in accordance with its own nature.
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If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.
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To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.
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It is of immense importance to learn to laugh at ourselves.
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The best means of learning to know oneself is seeking to understand others.
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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.
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When man is happy, he is in harmony with himself and his environment.
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Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.
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There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.
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Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.
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A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament.
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