Quotes - Oscar Wilde

Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.

Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.

Children begin by loving their parents; then judge them; sometimes, they forgive them.

I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.

It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.

I can resist everything except temptation.

What is a cynic? A man who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.

An excellent man; he has no enemies; and none of his friends like him.

Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.

There is no sin except stupidity.

Those whom the gods love grow young.

There is nothing so difficult to marry as a large nose.

Everything popular is wrong.

One's real life is so often the life that one does not lead.

I think that God, in creating man, somewhat overestimated his ability.

The critic has to educate the public; the artist has to educate the critic.

Why was I born with such contemporaries?