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Comprehensive information about Oscar Wilde including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. An Anglo-Irish playwright, novelist, poet, short story writer and Freemason.. Irish writer playwright and poet This educational Oscar Wilde resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.

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Quote Left No publisher should ever express an opinion on the value of what he publishes. That is a matter entirely for the literary critic to decide. I can quite understand how any ordinary critic would be strongly prejudiced against a work that was accompanied by a premature and unnecessary panegyric from the publisher. A publisher is simply a useful middle-man. It is not for him to anticipate the verdict of criticism. Quote Right
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Quote Left Everything popular is wrong. Quote Right
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Quote Left I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead. Quote Right
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Quote Left There is always something ridiculous about the emotions of people whom one has ceased to love. Quote Right
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Quote Left I choose my friends for their good looks, my acquaintances for their good characters, and my enemies for their intellects. A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies. Quote Right
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