Oscar Wilde needs no introduction, of course. The Irish writer was quite simply, one of the funniest people to have ever lived. One of the all-time great wits. Below are eight of my favourites quotes. How many do you recognise? Do you have a favourite?
I always pass on good advice. It is the only thing to do with it. It is never of any use to oneself.
She is a peacock in everything but beauty
Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.
True friends stab you in the front.
Hear no evil, speak no evil, and you’ll never be invited to a party.
There is only one thing in life worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about
Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast.
Everything in moderation, including moderation