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Oscar Wilde by Mind Map: Oscar Wilde

1. Career:

1.1. Poet:

1.1.1. Poems he wrote: Apologia Ava Maria Plena Gratia Amor Intellectualis The Ballad Of Reading Gaol Flower Of Love A Vision Her Voice

1.2. Writer

1.2.1. Books he wrote: The Picture Of Dorian Gray The Happy Prince and Other Tales The Canterville Ghost


2.1. A man can be happy with any woman as long as he does not love her.

2.2. Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.

2.3. Genius is born--not paid.

2.4. Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.

2.5. If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they'll kill you.

3. Personal Facts

3.1. Born: 16th October 1854

3.2. Death: 30th November 1900

3.3. Children: Two Sons

3.4. Wife: Constance Lloyd

3.5. Affair: With Lord Alfred Douglas 1891

3.6. He spent the last three years of his life in exile. He died at the age of 45 and was buried in Paris.

3.7. Height: 6' 3"

4. Prison: offence

4.1. Arrested: Homosexual

4.2. Wilde served his two years