25 Oscar Wilde Quotes-Oscar Wilde an Irish poet, playwright and author of many short stories and one novel. Known for his flamboyant style and infamous imprisonment for homosexuality. He emerged as one of the greatest playwrights of his time, and one of the successful celebrities of his day. Most his plays are still widely performed, especially The Importance of Being Earnest. Here are some Oscar Wilde Quotes that will blow you mind about the power of deceit and lying.
“Lying, the telling of beautiful untrue things, is the proper aim of art” Oscar Wilde
The beauty of untruth is deceiving, you enjoy living in falsehood. You are always ready to fall into an illusion. Fake stories and false promises uprooted every quest for the truth. Every lie has an essence of cleanliness and your lips suck every impurity, then the world changes brutally and the colors and rainbow are washed away. The remaining time you are concerned with repair and correction, you then turn into a sniffer dog.
25 Oscar Wilde Quotes
“A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight.” Oscar Wilde
“A good friend will always stab you in the front.” Oscar Wilde
“Always forgive your enemies – nothing annoys them so much.” Oscar Wilde
“Ambition is the last refuge of the failure.” Oscar Wilde
“Be yourself, because others are already taken.” Oscar Wilde
“Consistency is the hallmark of the unimaginative.” Oscar Wilde
“Create yourself. Be yourself your poem.” Oscar Wilde
“Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.” Oscar Wilde
“Good taste is the excuse I’ve always given for leading such a bad life.” Oscar Wilde
“Hatred is blind, as well as love.” Oscar Wilde
“If a man treats life artistically, his brain is his heart.” Oscar Wilde
“If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they’ll kill you.” Oscar Wilde
“It is always with the best intentions that the worst work is done.” Oscar Wilde
“Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.” Oscar Wilde
“Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.” Oscar Wilde
“Morality is simply the attitude we adopt towards people whom we personally dislike.” Oscar Wilde
“Nothing worth knowing can be taught.” Oscar Wilde
“Ones real life is often the life that one does not lead.” Oscar Wilde
“Scepticism is the beginning of Faith.” Oscar Wilde
“Some temptations are so great it takes great courage to yield to them.” Oscar Wilde
“The best revenge is to live well.” Oscar Wilde
“The only things one never regrets are one’s mistakes.” Oscar Wilde
“To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.” Oscar Wilde
“We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.” Oscar Wilde
“Work is the refuge of people who have nothing better to do.” Oscar Wilde
“I have said to you to speak the truth is a painful thing. To be forced to tell lies is much worse” Oscar Wilde
The most hurtful thing you can do to anyone is not just deception; it’s in most cases telling the truth. The best way hurting a romantic partner is being honest-tell a spouse anything they don’t want to hear. In short, the truth can be used as a tool for destruction in your close relationship.
While telling the truth can often lead to a lot of hurt feeling, pain, and suffering-deception is not a luxury, sometime necessary.
“To give and not expect return is what lies at the heart of love” Oscar Wilde
As the saying goes “The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good,” that doesn’t apply to two people in love in the Ideal world, sorry buddha! Expectation cause more stress than joy. it mar the act of giving, which makes anyone feel the guilt; it leads to disappointment if the person You help does not return the kindness; it ties their intention to a score card that places a wedge in their relationship.
Let’s face it, none of us is always kind. Human nature dictates we’ll act with one eye on what’s in for us, at least occasionally.