"If one plays good music, people don't listen and if one plays bad music people don't talk."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Oscar Wilde on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Oscar Wilde on William Shakespeare
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything."Oscar Wilde on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Oscar Wilde on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me-like food or water."Oscar Wilde on Ray Charles
"No woman should ever be quite accurate about her age. It looks so calculating."
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."
"No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist."
"Art is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known."
"Life imitates art far more than art imitates Life."