Quotes of Oscar Wilde

“ I was working on the proof of one of my poems all the morning, and took out a comma. In the afternoon I put it back again. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ The distinction between pretending you are better than you are and beginning to be better in reality is finer than moral sleuth hounds conceive. ”

- C.S. Lewis

“ Keep an open mind: If you get trapped in your old ways of thinking, it’s a lot harder to work with others to solve problems. Other people can also have good ideas. By opening yourself up to other’s ideas, you will see more options and alternative ways of resolving problems. ”

- Jason Lee

“ If you sow kindness, you will reap love. ”

- Matshona Dhliwayo

“ Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar. ”

- Sigmund Freud

“ Immature love says: ‘I love you because I need you.’ Mature love says ‘I need you because I love you.’ ”

- Erich Fromm

“ The truth of the matter is, though, that while we may hunger for meaning and impact, and while that hunger may be absolutely genuine, unless we think consciously about how to make it happen, unless we approach building a life of meaning and impact like a job, we remain far more likely to look back with regret upon all we wished we’d done. The better option is to put ourselves in a position to call the shots and stomp out those regrets before they have a chance to multiply. ”

- Jordan Kassalow and Jennifer Krause

“ Well. behaved women seldom make history. ”

- Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

“ Live so that you can at least get the benefit of the doubt. ”

- Kin Hubbard

“ If a man has his eyes bound, you can encourage him as much as you like to stare through the bandage, but he'll never see anything. ”

- Franz Kafka

“ Foolish and stupid often are empty brains ”

- Yeth Bisto

“ He fell in love with himself at first sight, and it is a passion to which he has always remained faithful. Self-love seems so often unrequited. ”

- Anthony Powell

“ Best is the enemy of good ”

- Voltaire

“ Sometimes life knocks you on your ass... get up, get up, get up!!! Happiness is not the absence of problems, it's the ability to deal with them. ”

- Steve Maraboli

“ A failure is always in the passenger seat in his or her life. ”

- Stephen Richards

“ Whatever life takes away from you, let it go. ”

- Don Miguel Ruiz

“ You know that when I hate you, it is because I love you to a point of passion that unhinges my soul. ”

- Julie de Lespinasse

“ She would have more room in her life for other things. ”

- Stefanie Sybens

“ Their love was strong, but timing was wrong, and love decided that they didn’t belong. ”

- Unknown

“ Wildflower; pick up your pretty little head, It will get easier, your dreams are not dead. ”

- Nikki Rowe

“ It is never about who is right or wrong, it is about what is best. ”

- Steve Backley

“ If you can inspire someone daily that is payment enough ”

- James D Wilson

“ It is only with true love and compassion that we can begin to mend what is broken in the world. It is these two blessed things that can begin to heal all broken hearts. ”

- Steve Maraboli

“ If we’re going to kiss, it has to be bookworthy. ”

- Colleen Hoover

“ Love demands expression. It will not stay still, stay silent, be good, be modest, be seen and not heard, no. It will break out in tongues of praise, the high note that smashes the glass and spills the liquid. ”

- Jeanette Winterson

“ Hard work beats talent when talent fails to work hard. ”

- Kevin Durant