Ah, Well, Then, I Suppose That I Shall Have To Die Beyond My Means.
Ah, well, then, I suppose that I shall have to die beyond my means.
-- Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)
-- in R.H. Sherard Life of Oscar Wilde (1906) p. 421
-- When a huge fee for an operation was mentioned (NOT his last words)
To Willie's widow, Lily, and her new husband, Teixeira de Mattos, Wilde said, "I am dying beyond my means.
I will never outlive the century. The English people would not stand for it....
Either the wallpaper goes or I do. -- Oscar Wilde, last word
I have nothing to declare except my own genius. -- Oscar Wilde
Either that wallpaper goes, or I do." ~~ Oscar Wilde, writer, d. November 30, 1900
Oscar Wilde: I wish I had said that. Whistler: You will, Oscar; you will. -- Oscar Wilde
Ah! don't say you agree with me. When people agree with me I always feel that I must be wrong.
-- Oscar Wilde...
Ah! Don't say that you agree with me. When People agree with me I always feel that I must be wrong.
Why was I born with such contemporaries? -- Oscar Wilde
Why was I born with such contemporaries?" -- Oscar Wilde