Wild 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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"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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"You spend your while life looking for answers, because you think the next answer will cha...

"You spend your while life looking for answers, because you think the next answer will change something, maybe make you a little less miserable. And you know that when you run out of questions you don't just run out of answers, you run out of hope." Olivia "13" Wilde. House MD.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 03
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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€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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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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"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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"Five card stud, nothing wild... and th...

"Five card stud, nothing wild... and the sky's the limit." (Jean-Luc Picard, Star Trek The Next Generation, 2371 AD, finale)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 13
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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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β€œBe yourself; ever...

β€œBe yourself; everyone else is already taken.” – Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 02
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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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β€œHer heart was wild, but I didn'...

β€œHer heart was wild, but I didn't want to catch it.. I wanted to run with it to set mine free!” ~Atticus
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 29
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"Tell me, what is it you pl...

"Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?" -Mary Oliver
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 10
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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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Whosoever is delighted i...

Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a God. Aristotle.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 08
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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 heard the bells on Christmas Day Their old, familiar...

I heard the bells on Christmas Day Their old, familiar carols play, And wild and sweet The words repeat Of peace on earth, good-will to men! ...Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 25
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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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"I believe in observation, measurement, and reasoning confirmed by independant observers. I'll be...

"I believe in observation, measurement, and reasoning confirmed by independant observers. I'll believe anything no matter how wild and ridiculous if there is evidence for it. The wilder and more ridiculous something is, however, the firmer and more solid the evidence will have to be." -Isaac Asimov
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 20
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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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"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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"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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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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Outside in the distance a wild cat...

Outside in the distance a wild cat did growl, two riders were approaching, the wind began to howl. - Bob Dylan
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 12
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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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"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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"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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"the Wild West had little central monopoly on violence. Even in places that appar...

"the Wild West had little central monopoly on violence. Even in places that apparently have monopolized violence, like the UK, violence still happens, sans guns. Perfect monopoly on violence is either a utopian or a dystopian society, or both." β€” me
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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"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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"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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"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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"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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"Experience is simpl...

"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes." - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 09
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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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"Society exists only as a menta...

"Society exists only as a mental concept; in the real world there are only individuals" - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 16
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β€œMan is least himself when he talks i...

β€œMan 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 Jul 26
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"We have been able to have fine poetry in En...

"We have been able to have fine poetry in England because the public do not read it, and consequently do not influence it." -- Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 17
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β€œI can resist an...

β€œI can resist anything except temptation.” ― Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 07
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"One's real life is of...

"One's real life is often the life that one does not lead." β€” Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 29
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β€œMost people are other people. Their thought...

β€œMost people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.” ― Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 07
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"Anybody can sympathise with the sufferings of...

"Anybody can sympathise with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathise with a friend's success." β€” Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 30
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"Anybody can sympathize with the sufferings of...

"Anybody can sympathize with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathize with a friend's success." ~ Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 24
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"Be yourself; eve...

"Be yourself; everyone else is already taken." Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 18
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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 Apr 04
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β€œExperience is the ...

β€œExperience is the name men give to their mistakes.” -Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 13
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"Religion is like a blind man looking in a black r...

"Religion is like a blind man looking in a black room for a black cat that isn't there, and finding it." - Disputed/Unknown (Emerson, Oscar Wilde and others)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 03
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Live in the sunshine. Sw...

Live in the sunshine. Swim in the sea. Drink the wild air. Ralph Waldo Emerson
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 25
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"Thirty-five is a very attractive age. London society is ...

"Thirty-five is a very attractive age. London society is full of women of the very highest birth who have, of their own free choice, remained thirty-five for years." β€” Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 16
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β€œWe live in an age when u...

β€œWe live in an age when unnecessary things are our only necessities.” ―Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 27
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β€œWhen I was young I thought that money wa...

β€œWhen I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life. Now that I am old, I know that it is.” - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 28
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β€œNowadays most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, a...

β€œNowadays most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is too late that the only things one never regrets are one's mistakes.” ―Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 27
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Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grass...

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 Jul 20
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"The man who says his wife ...

"The man who says his wife can't take a joke, forgets that she took him." - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 07
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