Saturday, May 16, 2009

Quotes from Oscar Wilde

Quotes to ponder from Oscar Wilde. A witty English man.

  1. A man can be happy with any woman as long as he does not love her.
  2. Arguments are to be avoided; they are always vulgar and often convincing.
  3. Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months.
  4. Illusion is the first of all pleasures.
  5. It is a very sad thing that nowadays there is so little useless information.
  6. One should always play fairly when one has the winning cards.
  7. Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.
  8. When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers.
  9. I can resist anything but temptation.
  10. Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes.

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