Tags » Oscar Wilde

the wilde one

“You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins
you never had the courage to commit.”

g

Personal

Quote of The Day Oscar Wilde

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”-Oscar Wilde

Books

University of Oxford ~ Magdalen College

We visited Magdalen College with our daughter Katie in 2004 and we were happy to re-visit the buildings and grounds this past July. What drew us to this college in 2004 was the information we read about Tolkien and C.S. 297 more words

Travel

Fun at the (Richmond) Theatre

Hay Fever, starring Felicity Kendall at the Richmond Theatre

I’m so excited by how much theatre I have booked this year. Discovering the Richmond Theatre… 87 more words

The use of Sarcasm

Oscar Wilde once said that “sarcasm is the lowest form of wit, but the highest form of intelligence”. Needless to say, sarcasm is an expression of high intelligence as it usually involves with many processes in the brain and surely not everyone could do it. 796 more words

Personal Development

Wilde-erness | The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde

“Behind every exquisite thing that existed, there was something tragic.”

“I don’t want to be at the mercy of my emotions. I want to use them, to enjoy them, and to dominate them.”

-Oscar Wilde

Inspiration

‘We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.’

- Oscar Wilde, Lady Windermere’s Fan