Oscar Quotes

"Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is huma...

"Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is humanity's original virtue. It is through disobedience that progress has been made, through disobedience and through rebellion." - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 22
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Politics is the gentle art of getting votes from ...

Politics is the gentle art of getting votes from the poor and campaign funds from the rich, by promising to protect each from the other. - Oscar Ameringer
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 23
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"America is the only country that we...

"America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between." - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 11
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Just Because You're Trash Doesn't Mean Y...

Just Because You're Trash Doesn't Mean You Can't Do Great Things. It's Called Garbage Can, Not Garbage Cannot - Oscar the Grouch
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 16
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"Selfishness is not living as one wi...

"Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live." β€” Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 13
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Always forgive you ene...

Always forgive you enemies, nothing annoys them so much. - Oscar Wilde -
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 07
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"I have the simplest tas...

"I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best." - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 10
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A bore is someone who deprives...

A bore is someone who deprives you of solitude, without providing you with company - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 27
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β€œMen marry because they are tired...

β€œMen marry because they are tired; women, because they are curious: both are disappointed.” ― Oscar Wilde,
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 23
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"Always forgive your e...

"Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much." - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 23
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"One can survive everything, nowadays...

"One can survive everything, nowadays, except death, and live down everything except a good reputation." β€” Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 20
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β€œThe books that the world calls...

β€œThe books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.” ― Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 21
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β€œIt takes great courage to see t...

β€œIt takes great courage to see the world in all its tainted glory, and still to love it.” - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 03
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"A bore is someone who deprive...

"A bore is someone who deprives you of solitude without providing you with company." - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 06
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β€œBe yourself; ever...

β€œBe yourself; everyone else is already taken.” – Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 02
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β€œIt is what you read when you don't ...

β€œIt is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.” - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 09
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Oscar was...

Oscar was Wilde but Gene was Wilder
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 22
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β€œA thing is not necess...

β€œA thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.” - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 06
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"A bore is someone who deprive...

"A bore is someone who deprives you of solitude without providing you with company." - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 18
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β€œHow can a woman be expected to be happy wit...

β€œHow can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being?” β€”Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 17
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What is a cynic? A man who knows the ...

What is a cynic? A man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing. -Oscar Wilde, Lady Windermere’s fan
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 27
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β€œPessimist:One who, when ...

β€œPessimist:One who, when he has the choice of two evils, choses both.” -Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 07
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"Perhaps, after all, America never has ...

"Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it had merely been detected." β€” Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 19
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What seems to us as bitt...

What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.-Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 22
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β€œBe yourself, ever...

β€œBe yourself, everyone else is already taken.” ― Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 02
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Every saint has a pa...

Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future. Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 16
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"The pure and simple t...

"The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple" ~ Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 27
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To live is the rarest thin...

To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all. Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 09
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β€œTo live is the rarest thin...

β€œTo live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist. That is all.”-Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 16
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"Man is least himself when he talks i...

"Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask and he will tell you the truth." (~Oscar Wilde)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 28
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"There are only two tragedies...

"There are only two tragedies in life: Not getting what you want, and getting it." -Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 06
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"I am no more humb...

"I am no more humble than my talents require." β€” Oscar Levant
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 30
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A dreamer is one who can only find his way by...

A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world -Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 17
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Be yourself; eve...

Be yourself; everyone else is already taken. Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 22
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"Every saint has a pa...

"Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future." -Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 23
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β€œWe are each our own de...

β€œWe are each our own devil, and we make this world our hell.” ― Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 08
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β€œBehind Joy and Laughter there may be a temperament, co...

β€œBehind Joy and Laughter there may be a temperament, coarse, hard and callous. But behind Sorrow there is always Sorrow. Pain, unlike Pleasure, wears no mask.” --Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 15
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"One should always play...

"One should always play fairly when one has the winning cards." β€” Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 08
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"I put my genius into ...

"I put my genius into my life, and my life into my work". ---Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 30
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"There are many things that we would...

"There are many things that we would throw away if we were not afraid that others might pick them up." β€” Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 20
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β€˜ Some cause happiness w...

β€˜ Some cause happiness wherever they go; others, whenever they go.’ Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 09
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Life is too impor...

Life is too important to be taken seriously - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 20
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"Underneath this flabby e...

"Underneath this flabby exterior is an enormous lack of character." β€” Oscar Levant
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 05
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"never love anyone wh...

"never love anyone who treats you like you're ordinary" - oscar wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 15
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"Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the gras...

"Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses waving above one's head, and listen to silence. To have no yesterday, and no tomorrow. To forget time, to forgive life, to be at peace." - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 02
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"I don’t want to ea...

"I don’t want to earn my living; I want to live." - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 09
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β€œIf one cannot enjoy reading a boo...

β€œIf one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.” ― Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 26
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"It is a very sad thing that...

"It is a very sad thing that nowadays there is so little useless information." β€” Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 22
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β€œIt is what you read when you don't ...

β€œIt is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it” – Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 10
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β€œSome cause happiness wh...

β€œSome cause happiness wherever they go, others whenever they go” - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 07
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"Whenever people agree...

"Whenever people agree with me I always feel I must be wrong." Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 25
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"Every saint has a p...

"Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future." Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 17
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"One of the many lessons that one learns ...

"One of the many lessons that one learns in prison is, that things are what they are and will be what they will be" - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 16
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"Experience is simpl...

"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes." - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 09
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"I have no objection to anyone's sex life...

"I have no objection to anyone's sex life as long as they don't practice it in the street and frighten the horses." - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 07
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"Some cause happiness wh...

"Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go." ~Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 09
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β€œTo live is the rarest thin...

β€œTo live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.” - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 14
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"Morality, like art,...

"Morality, like art, means drawing a line someplace." β€” Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 24
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