Oscar Wilde16 October 1854 – 30 November 1900
Oscar Wilde was an Irish writer and poet. He became known for his involvement in the rising philosophy of aestheticism and was one of London’s most popular playwrights in the early 1890s.One of his most famous works is "The Picture of Dorian Gray".
"I see when men love women. They give them but a little of their lives. But women when they love give everything."
"I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying."
"Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth."
"Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women like to be a man's last romance."
"Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead."
"Good resolutions are simply checks that men draw on a bank where they have no account."
"Be yourself; everyone else is already taken."
"A true friend is one who helps you see the truth, even if it hurts."
“Illusion is the first of all pleasures.”
“There are many things that we would throw away if we were not afraid that others might pick them up.”