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Oscar Wilde in Quotation

3,100 Insults, Anecdotes And Aphorisms, Topically Arranged With Attributions

by Tweed Conrad

  • 172 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by McFarland & Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dictionaries of quotations,
  • Other prose: 19th century,
  • Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900,
  • Reference,
  • English,
  • Wilde, Oscar,,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Quotations,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • 1854-1900

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8139406M
    ISBN 100786424842
    ISBN 109780786424849

      In a child named Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills, later known as Oscar Wilde, was born to a wealthy family in Dublin, to the family's resources, Oscar was able to attend some of the finest schools in Europe and eventually became a celebrated writer and playwright. Playwright, poet, and essayist Oscar Wilde may be the most famous quotesmith in literary history. Here are his 40 most popular (according to Goodreads) sourced quotations, grouped.

    Book 1 of Quotes | by Oscar Wilde and The Secret Libraries out of 5 stars 7. Kindle $ $ 0. Free with Kindle Unlimited membership. Or $ to buy. Paperback $ $ 6. FREE Shipping on orders over $25 shipped by Amazon. Usually ships within 3 days. The Wit and Wisdom of Oscar Wilde.   Spring's Must-Read Books. Every item on this page was chosen by a Town & Country editor. We may earn commission on some of the items you choose to buy. The Best Oscar Wilde Quotes.

    Read books online at our other site: The Literature Page. Quotations by Author. Oscar Wilde ( - ) Irish dramatist, novelist, & poet [more author details] quotations 21 to 40 of total: Next Page -> - Read the works of Oscar Wilde online at The Oscar Wilde There are only two kinds of people who are really. Book Of Oscar Wilde Quotes. Free Daily Quotes. Subscribe Oscar Wilde — Irish Dramatist born on Octo , died on Novem Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde was an Irish author, playwright and poet. After writing in different forms throughout the s, he became one of London's most popular playwrights in the early s.


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Oscar Wilde was one of the most brilliant men to ever live and his oeuvre definitely deserves a quote book of its own. I realize that he has several but I bought this one recently and on the cheap (I got mine used from a z shop)/5(). Oscar Wilde Quotes.

Be yourself; everyone else is taken. Oscar Wilde. Motivational, Being Happy, Being Yourself. Copy quote. To be popular one must be a mediocrity. Oscar Wilde. Mediocrity. Oscar Wilde (). “The Wit and Humor of Oscar Wilde”, p, Courier I'll bet you anything.

Oscar Wilde > Quotes. Oscar Wilde quotes Showing of 5, “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”. ― Oscar Wilde. tags: attributed-no-source, be Books by Oscar Wilde. See a Problem. Preview — The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde.

See a Problem?. Oscar Wilde Quotes About Books. The public is wonderfully tolerant. It forgives everything except genius. Oscar Wilde. Forgiveness, Letting Go, Book. Intentions "The Critic as I never travel without my diary.

One should always have something sensational to read in the train. Oscar Wilde. Oscar Wilde (). “The Importance of Being Earnest”, p, Prestwick House Inc If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.

Poet, playwright and novelist Oscar Wilde was born Octo in Dublin. While his most famous works, The Picture of Dorian Gray and The Importance of Being Earnest, live on, Wilde is most frequently remembered for his are 15 of his best quotes for writers, readers and artists in honor of his th : Adrienne Crezo.

Oscar Wilde Quotes. 88 of the best book quotes from Oscar Wilde #1 “You know how a voice can stir one. Your voice and the voice of Sibyl Vane are two things that I shall never forget.

When I close my eyes, I hear them, and each of them says something different. I don’t know which to follow.”. Oscar Wilde > Quotes > Quotable Quote “There is no such thing as a moral or an immoral book. Books are well written, or badly written. Oscar Wilde Most people are other people.

Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation. quotes have been tagged as oscar-wilde: Oscar Wilde: ‘The public is wonderfully tolerant. It forgives everything except genius.’, Stephen Fry: ‘Certa. Oscar Wilde Quotes On Books and literature “The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.” —from The Picture of Dorian Gray () “Oh.

it is absurd to have a hard-and-fast rule about what one should read and what one shouldn’t. Oscar Wilde (). “Oscar Wilde's Wit and Wisdom: A Book of Quotations”, p.3, Courier Corporation The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame. This book of Oscar Wilde is long overdue; it is an absolute essential for the collector of Wilde.

It is extremely well organized by topic which make it easy to find a particular quotation or one can just peruse for the pure pleasure of enjoying Oscar's wit and unique turn of a phrase/5(5). The Oscar Wilde Quotation Book: A Literary Companion Hardcover – September 1, by Gyles Brandreth (Editor) out of 5 stars 1 rating.

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 5/5(1). Oscar Wilde > Quotes > Quotable Quote “If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.” ― Oscar Wilde Read more quotes from Oscar Wilde.

Literary accomplishments apart, Wilde was famous for his wit and flamboyance with men. He was tried and imprisoned for his homosexual relationship with the son of an aristocrat. Coming back to his literary endeavours, Wilde’s greatness can be felt in his quotes that give a new perception about life.

Check this section and find quotes by Oscar. In honor of an important literary figure, below is our collection of inspirational, wise, and thoughtful Oscar Wilde quotes and sayings. Enjoy. Oscar Wilde Quotes Celebrating Life and Love.

“Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.” ― Oscar Wilde Author: Norbert Juma. Wilde vehemently defended himself in a preface to the novel, considered one of the great testaments to aestheticism, in which he wrote, "an ethical sympathy in an artist is an unpardonable Born:   – Oscar Wilde “With freedom, books, flowers, and the moon, who could not be happy?” – Oscar Wilde “Quotation is a serviceable substitute for wit.” – Oscar Wilde “If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they’ll kill you.” – Oscar Wilde “It is.

Oscar Wilde once said "Drama is the meeting place of art and life." In this essential, compact volume Ralph Keyes leaves a trail to that corner by gathering the flamboyant author's thorniest, at times most insightful quotes and anecdotes.5/5(5).

quotes from The Picture of Dorian Gray: ‘The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.’Cited by: Oscar Wilde Quotes Oscar Wilde Famous Quotes.

This collection is exclusively obtained from “The Quotable Oscar Wilde” by Sheridan : Running Press. ISBN Notorious for his quick wit, oddities of dress, and decadent behaviour, Oscar Wilde’s perceptive – sometimes poisonous – pen pierced the heart of Victorian Society."The Picture of Dorian Gray" is the only known novel by Oscar Wilde.

It first appeared in Lippincott's Monthly Magazine in and was revised and published as a book the following year. Wilde, who was famous for his wit, used the controversial work to explore his ideas about art, beauty, morality, and : Esther Lombardi.