Action is the last refuge of those who cannot dream.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
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Oscar Wilde Quotes
Nothing is so aggravating as calmness.
About foxhunting: The unspeakable chasing the uneatable...
The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it.
A well-tied tie is the first serious step in life.
I adore simple pleasures. They are the last refuge of the complex.
Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it had merely been detected.
Arguments are to be avoided they are always vulgar and often convincing.
All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.
A man can be happy with any woman as long as he does not love her.
Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast.
Before marriage, a girl has to make love to a man to hold him. After marriage, she has to hold him to make love to him.
A pencil and rubber are of more use to thought than a battalion of assistants. To happiness the same applies as to truth: one does not have it, but is in it.
Isn't it amazing that we are all made in God's image, and yet there is so much diversity among his people?
The wealthy are always surrounded by hangers-on science and art are as well.
The power of the American system of republicanism lies in its capacity to allow religious belief to be a competing, not a controlling, factor in American life.
We have to get control of our borders. You can only do that if you make companies obey the law and not hire undocumented or illegals. They can only do that is if they have a Social Security Card that has biometrics so they know whether the person is legal or not.
Love begets love, love knows no rules, this is the same for all.
Brought up to respect the conventions, love had to end in marriage. I'm afraid it did.
I don't think the money people in Hollywood have ever thought I was normal, but I am dedicated to my work and that's what counts.
I was bold in the pursuit of knowledge, never fearing to follow truth and reason to whatever results they led, and bearding every authority which stood in their way.