All art is at once surface and symbol. Those who go beneath the surface do so at their peril. Those who read the symbol do so at their peril. It is the spectator, and not life, that art really mirrors. Diversity of opinion about a work of art shows that the work is new, complex and vital.

Oscar Wilde

Biography

Author Profession: Dramatist
Nationality: Irish
Born: October 16, 1854
Died: November 30, 1900

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