quote by Oscar Wilde

We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.

— Oscar Wilde

Most Powerful Gutters quotations

The middle of the road is all of the usable surface.

The extremes, right and left, are in the gutters.

Gutters quote Wer are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars
Wer are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars

Songs are like a form of chaos that you can control.

It's a form of intelligence that maybe you only understand and you hope that someone else can understand. And you can be anyone you want: you can be as grandiose as you want or you can be as down in the gutter as you want. It's just sort of whatever emotional freeway you're on at the time.

Gutters quote We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the starts.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the starts.

God often goes to the gutter to find the recipient for His grace.

He lifts him out, washes him and transforms him - making him into a child of God fit for His kingdom. That is God’s grace.

People talk about the middle of the road as though it were unacceptable.

Actually, all human problems, excepting morals, come into the gray areas. Things are not all black and white. There have to be compromises. The middle of the road is all of the usable surface. The extremes, right and left, are in the gutters.

When they come downstairs from their Ivory Towers, idealists are very apt to walk straight into the gutter.

I despise people who go to the gutter on either the right or the left and hurl rocks at those in the center.

I have never met a heavy heart that wasn’t a phone booth with a red cape inside Some people will never understand the kind of superpower it takes for some people to just walk outside Some days I know my smile looks like the gutter of a falling house But my hands are always holding tight to the ripchord of believing

People need trouble -- a little frustration to sharpen the spirit on, toughen it. Artists do; I don't mean you need to live in a rat hole or gutter, but you have to learn fortitude, endurance. Only vegetables are happy.

Sorry is the Kool-Aid of human emotions.

It's what you say when you spill a cup of coffee or throw a gutter ball when you're bowling with the girls in the league. True sorrow is as rare as true love.

Minority conservatives hold a special place of gutter contempt in the minds of unhinged liberals, who can never accept the radical concept of a person of color rejecting identity politics.

If I had listened to the critics I'd have died drunk in the gutter

The ladder was there, from the gutter to the university, and for those stalwart enough to ascend it, the schools were a boon and a path out of poverty.

We can continue to try and clean up the gutters all over the world and spend all of our resources looking at just the dirty spots and trying to make them clean. Or we can lift our eyes up and look into the skies and move forward in an evolutionary way.

A drunkard in the gutter is just where he ought to be.

..The law of survival of the fittest was not made by man, and it cannot be abrogated by man. We can only, by interfering with it, produce the survival of the unfittest.

Stay out of the gutter in your conversation.

Foul talk defiles the man who speaks it... Don't swear. Don't profane. Avoid so-called dirty jokes. Stay away from conversation that is sprinkled with foul and filthy words. You will be happier if you do so, and your example will give strength to others.

A mate owned a Bryan Robson top. We were kicking about, and I asked if I could be Robbo for a while. My dad looked out and went ballistic. He wasn’t having his kid dragging the Gerrard name through the gutter. I thought we’d have to move!

I felt that the decrepit state of these once magnificent buildings, with their broken gutters, walls blackened by rainwater, crumbling plaster revealing the coarse masonry beneath it, windows boarded up or clad with corrugated iron, precisely reflected my own state of mind.

A drunkard in the gutter is just where he ought to be, according to the fitness and tendency of things. Nature has set upon him the process of decline and dissolution by which she removes things which have survived their usefulness.

I'm a moron because I don't want to lie in a gutter puking over myself... yeah right

Every last souvenir of the love we had, the prizes &

the debris of this relationship, like the glitter in the gutter when the parade has passed, all the everything & whatnot kicked to the curb.

Free grace can go into the gutter, and bring up a jewel!

A rough should have high grass. When you go bowling they don't give you anything for landing in the gutter, do they?

Of course I'm going to say "I'm a thug" that's because I came from the GUTTER and I'm still HERE!

So many words get lost. They leave the mouthand lose their courage, wandering aimlessly until they are swept into the gutter like dead leaves. On rainy days you can hear their chorus rushing past.

The stars begin to fade like guttering candles and are snuffed out one by one.

Out in the depths of space the great celestial cities, the galaxies cluttered with the memorabilia of ages, are gradually dying. Tens of billions of years pass in the growing darkness ... of a universe condemned to become a galactic graveyard.

The stars begin to fade like guttering candles and are snuffed out one by one.

Out in the depths of space the great celestial cities, the galaxies cluttered with the memorabilia of ages, are gradually dying. Tens of billions of years pass in the growing darkness ... of a universe condemned to become a galactic graveyard.

Gut it is will move us from the gutter .. . to the rebirth of real men.

If the garden of Eden really exists it does so moment by moment, fragmented and tough, cropping up like a fan of buddleia high up in the gutter of a deserted warehouse, or in a heap of frozen cabbages becoming luminous in the reflected light of roadside snow.

They found our hero in the gutter with a diamond ring and a gun.

Making people believe the unbelievable is no trick;

it's work... Belief and reader absorption come in the details: An overturned tricycle in the gutter of an abandoned neighborhood can stand for everything.

Did you ever notice all the items on a honey do list are dangerous.

Clean gutters, put light in shower, patch roof. It's a honey die list.

Morality and religion are but words to him who fishes in gutters for the means of sustaining life, and crouches behind barrels in the street for shelter from the cutting blasts of a winter night.

Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. Let the rain sing you a lullaby. The rain makes still pools on the sidewalk. The rain makes running pools in the gutter. The rain plays a little sellp-song on our roof at night- And I love the rain.

I had to dance topless for two years to make cash to pay my bills and save some money. But it was very enlightening, by the way. I'm talking about light from the gutter.