Oscar Wilde quotes

Those who read the symbol do so at their peril.
The Preface To ‘The Picture Of Dorian Gray’, 1891

About Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde
Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde was an Irish author, playwright and poet. After writing in different forms throughout the 1880s, he became one of London's most popular playwrights in the early 1890s. Today he is remembered for his epigrams, his novel 'The Picture of Dorian Gray', his plays, as well as the circumstances of his imprisonment and... Wikipedia
October 16, 1854, Dublin, Ireland
November 30, 1900, Paris, France


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