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Women love men for their defects; if men have enough of them, women will forgive them anything, even their gigantic intellects.


Oscar Wilde

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Intellectual generalities are always interesting, but generalities in morals mean absolutely nothing...
OSCAR WILDE
But what is the good of friendship if one cannot say exactly what one means? Anybody can say charmin...
OSCAR WILDE
It is only the intellectually lost who ever argue.
OSCAR WILDE
Starvation, not sin, is the parent of modern crime
OSCAR WILDE
Nothing spoils a romance so much as a sense of humor in the woman - or the want of it in the man
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Ultimately the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or in friendship, is conversation...
OSCAR WILDE
No, I am not at all cynical, I have merely got experience, which, however, is very much the same thi...
OSCAR WILDE
The play was a great success but the audience was a disaster
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Good taste is the excuse I've always given for leading such a bad life
OSCAR WILDE
History is merely gossip
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I live in fear of not being misunderstood
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Men marry because they are tired, women because they are curious; both are disappointed.
OSCAR WILDE
Indeed, in many respects she was quite English and was an excellent example of the fact that we have...
OSCAR WILDE