Only the shallow know themselves.

Only the shallow know themselves. God knows; I won't be an Oxford don anyhow. I'll be a poet, a writer, a dramatist. Somehow or other I'll be famous, and if not famous, I'll be notorious. Or perhaps I'll lead the life of pleasure for a time and then—who knows?—rest and do nothing. What does Plato say is the highest end that man can attain here below? To sit down and contemplate the good. Perhaps that will be the end of me too.

A blog entirely dedicated to Oscar Wilde's genius.

Oscar Wilde statue in Merrion Square, Dublin(a.k.a. The sassiest statue of them all.)

Oscar Wilde statue in Merrion Square, Dublin

(a.k.a. The sassiest statue of them all.)

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