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Delectable quotes from Oscar Wilde

I am completely thrilled by my discovery of the delightfulness of oscar wilde quotes!

“Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months.”

“Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.”

“If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they’ll kill you.”

“Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast.”

“It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.”

“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.”

“Anyone can sympathise with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathise with a friend’s success.”

“A poet can survive anything but a misprint.”

“How 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.”

And truly,

“Quotation is a serviceable substitute for wit.”

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