• “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
• "I prefer women with a past. They're always so damned amusing to talk to."
— from Lady Windermere's Fan
• "To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance."
— from An Ideal Husband
• Watch the short bio above of Wilde's ascendence from 1879 when he moved to London, through his year-long speaking tour of America in 1881, to his triumphant return to England as an international celebrity in 1882.
Photo above: "Aug 24, 2005: George W. Bush should realize (he's in) trouble when veterans wear bullshit protectors to avoid hearing his attempts to justify his war in Iraq."