Oscar Uajld is named by the wittiest person of the British kingdom. The known Irish writer, the playwright and poet Oscar Uajld is named by inhabitants of the United Kingdom the wittiest person of kingdom, informs on Monday teleradiokorporatsija Bi - bi - si.
Many aphorisms which have been thought up by Uajldom, became for a long time classics and are known all over the world. Thanks to such phrases, as " America - the unique country which from barbarity has passed directly 2 decline, passing a civilisation stage " and " Always farewell your enemies is the best way to deduce them from itself " the well-known playwright has occupied the top line in original " a hit - parade " the British humorists which has been made by results of poll of three thousand televiewers of Great Britain.
Irish Uajld has got to this British rating not by mistake - in 19 - m a century when there lived the writer, Ireland was a part of Great Britain.
In the first " to ten " humorists of the United Kingdom the known British actor, the writer, the humorist and showman Stephen Fr Oscar Uajlda`s impersonation in the film of 1997 with the same name became which most well-known WRK in full-length cinema 2 has got.
Besides, witty people British named playwright William Shakespeare, politician Winston Churchill, and also the leader of the popular television program about cars " Top Gear " Jeremiah Klarksona.
Most " sharp on language " the woman, according to inhabitants of the United Kingdom, the former prime minister - the minister of Great Britain, " is; the iron lady " Margaret Thatcher. It occupies 12 - ju a line W a phrase: " To be strong - all the same, what to be the lady; if you have to prove it to another, it means not so ".