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Oscar Wilde Quotes || The Best Collection of Oscar Wilde Quotes

Updated on April 23, 2016
Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde

Witty Quotes by Oscar Wilde

This hub offers a collection of the best quotes by Oscar Wilde. Oscar Wilde (1856-1900) was a British (Irish) dramatist, poet and one of the wittiest men who ever lived.

Oscar Wilde was known for making witty observations about society. His witty quotes and sayings are still very popular today. I have collected some of the best here.

Best Quotes by Oscar Wilde And Why He Said Them

Oscar Wilde Quote on Being Natural
Oscar Wilde Quote on Being Natural

Being natural is simply a pose.

Oscar Wilde on Cynics
Oscar Wilde on Cynics

A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything but the value of nothing.

Oscar Wilde Quote on Duty
Oscar Wilde Quote on Duty

Duty is what we expect from others.

A Forgettable Face
A Forgettable Face

He had the sort of face that, once seen, is never remembered.

Oscar Wilde About Lying About Your Age
Oscar Wilde About Lying About Your Age

No woman should be accurate about her age. It looks so calculating.

Oscar Wilde Quote About Being Fashionable
Oscar Wilde Quote About Being Fashionable

Fashion is what wears oneself: what is unfashionable is what other people wear.

Oscar Wilde Quotes on Punctuality
Oscar Wilde Quotes on Punctuality

He was always late on principle, his principle being that punctuality is the thief of time.

Oscar Wilde Quotes on Vice
Oscar Wilde Quotes on Vice

He hasn't a single redeeming vice.

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Oscar Wilde Quotes on Temptation
Oscar Wilde Quotes on Temptation

I can resist everything but temptation.

Oscar Wilde Links
Oscar Wilde Links

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    • William F. Torpey profile image

      William F Torpey 9 years ago from South Valley Stream, N.Y.

      Oscar Wilde was great, indeed. Your illustrations are magnificent!

    • Maylinda Arons profile image

      Maylinda Arons 8 years ago from India

      Lovely hub, as always. Good work, smiley golfball!

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      FreeQA Dawn 7 years ago

      call me a hater but he was a f, f, f, f, he wasn't straight, so his comments,thoughts and principles towards society can be admired yes, but not taken into account ....

      A man known for being witty should of known what socket to plug

      Salamz

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      Mrs. J. B. 6 years ago from Southern California

      This was fabulous. My favorite is: I can resist anything but temptation.........

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      Ritambhara Om 4 years ago

      simply beautiful........ironical quotations are to undress some perceived ideas

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      Chick 24 months ago

      He was aburdly awesome. There is also this collection of his quotes that just shows how awesome he was: prettyandwittyandbright.wordpress.com/2014/12/23/looking-back-wilde-quotes

      Also visit his official site, so much more awesomeness!

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