How to interpret this quote from Oscar Wilde?

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  • How to interpret this quote from Oscar Wilde?


Answer #1 | 20/12 2013 02:45
For me, I take it to mean that a person can talk a good game, but when called upon to do it, they can't. It always works better in theory than practice.
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Answer #2 | 20/12 2013 02:50
People hate to be "called-out" when they know they are being unreasonable. "In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. But in practice, there is." - Yogi Berra
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