A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
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Oscar Wilde Quotes
One should absorb the colour of life but one should never remember its details. Details are always vulgar.
A man can be happy with any woman as long as he does not love her.
A well-tied tie is the first serious step in life.
Divorces are made in heaven.
It is only about things that do not interest one that one can give really unbiased opinions, which is no doubt the reason why an unbiased opinion is always valueless.
I adore simple pleasures. They are the last refuge of the complex.
All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.
Action: the last resource of those who know not how to dream.
Action is the last refuge of those who cannot dream.
Yet each man kills the thing he loves, By each let this be heard, Some do it with a bitter look, Some with a flattering word, The koward does it with a kiss, The brave man with a sword
To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him.
I totally disagree with the view that the Tibet struggle will die, and there will be no hope for Tibet, after the Dalai Lama passes away.
I will have to earn trust and respect from my kids.
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.
Why do I talk about the benefits of failure? Simply because failure meant a stripping away of the inessential. I stopped pretending to myself that I was anything other than what I was, and began to direct all my energy into finishing the only work that mattered to me.
Question everything. Learn something. Answer nothing.
Capitalism has its weaknesses. But it is capitalism that ended the stranglehold of the hereditary aristocracies, raised the standard of living for most of the world and enabled the emancipation of women.
We are nearer loving those who hate us than those who love us more than we wish.
I am highly offended by the total lack of acknowledgement of my contribution to Laker success.