Oscar Wilde was an Irish poet and playwright. he was born on this day October 16 in the year 1854 and died in 1900.
Here are some of his words to make us smile or to motivate us.
“Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.”
“I can resist everything except temptation.”
“To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.”
“The only difference between the saint and the sinner is that every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future.”
“Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.”
“The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.”
“If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they’ll kill you.”
“Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.”
“Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing.”
“We are each our own devil, and we make this world our hell.”
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Oscar Wilde was the most important of the English-speaking poets. His quotes and thoughts leave a clear reflection and in turn, deep. A success on your part to remember this date.
Thanks for your kind words. In high school, his poems were a required reading. But I forgot them.