All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
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Oscar Wilde Quotes
A well-tied tie is the first serious step in life.
A man can be happy with any woman as long as he does not love her.
Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
Nothing is so aggravating as calmness.
Missionaries are going to reform the world whether it wants to or not.
But what is the difference between literature and journalism. Journalism is unreadable and literature is not read. That is all.
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.
The cynic knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.
One should absorb the colour of life but one should never remember its details. Details are always vulgar.
Action: the last resource of those who know not how to dream.
No emancipation without that of society.
I may be the only mother in America who knows exactly what their child is up to all the time.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor. If an elephant has its foot on the tail of a mouse and you say that you are neutral, the mouse will not appreciate your neutrality.
What does it mean to pre-board? Do you get on before you get on?
You either love or you hate. You live in the middle, you get nothing.
Science is fun. Science is curiosity. We all have natural curiosity. Science is a process of investigating. It's posing questions and coming up with a method. It's delving in.
The key is to get to know people and trust them to be who they are. Instead, we trust people to be who we want them to be - and when they're not, we cry.
Wealth, like happiness, is never attained when sought after directly. It comes as a by-product of providing a useful service.
The whole aspect of cinema and film festivals should be a moment to come together and celebrate art and humanity. It would be a shame if there was such a divide.
Our work on light bulbs wasn't an arbitrary mandate. We didn't just pick a standard out of the air, or look for a catchy sounding standard like 25 by 2025 not based in science or feasibility. Instead, we worked with both industry and environmental groups to come up with a standard that made sense and was doable.