If it took Labouchere three columns to prove that I was forgotten, then there is no difference between fame and obscurity.
WHERE it was said
In an interview in the lobby of the Brunswick Hotel in New York City on August 11th, 1883, shortly after he arrived aboard the SS Britannic on his second visit to America.
where it was reported
The New York Herald, Sunday August 12th, 1883.
Picture credit: NYPL
The Brunswick Hotel, 5th Ave. and 26th Street (NE).
QUOTATIONS BY OSCAR WILDE MADE IN OR ABOUT AMERICA