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“The books that the world calls immoral are books that reveal the world its own pity.”

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“You will always enjoy me. I represent to you all the sins you never ever had the courage to devote.”

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“Experience is merely the name men provided to their errors.” [/trx_quote

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“Those who discover awful meanings in gorgeous things are corrupt without being lovely. This is a fault. Those who find beautiful significances in lovely things are the cultivated. For these there is hope. They are the choose to whom gorgeous things mean only Appeal. There is no such thing as a moral or an unethical book. Books are well written, or terribly written. That is all.”

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“To define is to limit.”

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“I do not want to be at the grace of my emotions. I want to utilize them, to enjoy them, and to dominate them.”

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“Nowadays individuals understand the price of everything and the worth of absolutely nothing.”

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“The only method to eliminate temptation is to yield to it.”

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“There is just one thing worldwide even worse than being talked about, which is not being discussed.”

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“I am too keen on checking out books to care to write them.”

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“Behind every beautiful thing that existed, there was something awful.”

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“When one remains in love, one constantly starts by deceiving one’s self, and one constantly ends by tricking others. That is what the world calls a love.”

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“Children start by liking their parents; as they age they judge them; sometimes they forgive them.”

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“Never ever wed at all, Dorian. Male marry since they are tired, ladies, due to the fact that they are curious: both are disappointed.”

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“What of Art?
-It is a malady.
— Love?
-An Illusion.
— Faith?
-The stylish replacement for Belief.
— You are a sceptic.
-Never ever! Scepticism is the start of Faith.
— What are you?
-To specify is to limit.”

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“Humanity takes itself too seriously. It is the world’s original sin. If the cave-man had actually known how to laugh, History would have been different.”

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“Nowadays most people pass away of a sort of sneaking common sense, and find when it is far too late that the only things one never ever regrets are one’s errors.”

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“Live! Live the wonderful life that remains in you! Let absolutely nothing be lost upon you. Be constantly looking for new feelings. Hesitate of absolutely nothing.”

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“Absolutely nothing can treat the soul but the senses, just as absolutely nothing can cure the senses but the soul.”

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“Words! Simple words! How terrible they were! How clear, and brilliant, and vicious! One might not get away from them. And yet what a subtle magic there was in them! They appeared to be able to offer a plastic type to formless things, and to have a music of their own as sweet as that of viol or of lute. Mere words! Was there anything so genuine as words?”

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“Some things are more valuable due to the fact that they don’t last long.”

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“Every picture that is painted with feeling is a picture of the artist, not of the sitter.”

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“Laughter is not a bad start for a relationship, and it is without a doubt the best ending for one.” [/trx_quote

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“The world is changed due to the fact that you are made of ivory and gold. The curves of your lips reword history.”

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“There is no such thing as an ethical or an unethical book.
Books are well written, or badly written. That is all.”

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“Whenever a male does a thoroughly dumb thing, it is constantly from the noblest motives.”

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“You must have a cigarette. A cigarette is the ideal type of a best pleasure. It is elegant, and it leaves one dissatisfied. What more can one desire?”

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“I have actually grown to like secrecy. It seems to be the something that can make modern life mysterious or wonderful to us. The commonest thing is delightful if only one hides it.”

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“The basis of optimism is sheer horror.”

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“Male wed due to the fact that they are tired; women, since they wonder: both are disappointed.”

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“A man can be delighted with any lady as long as he does not enjoy her.”

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“All art is quite ineffective.”

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“She is all the excellent heroines of the world in one. She is more than a person. I like her, and I must make her love me. I want to make Romeo jealous. I desire the dead enthusiasts of the world to hear our laughter, and grow unfortunate. I desire a breath of our enthusiasm to stir dust into awareness, to wake their ashes into discomfort. “

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“Constantly! That is a dreadful word. It makes me tremble when I hear it. Ladies are so keen on using it. They spoil every romance by attempting to make it last forever. It is a meaningless word, too. The only distinction between a caprice and a life-long enthusiasm is that the caprice lasts a bit longer.”

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“I love acting. It is a lot more real than life.”

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“I am tired of myself tonight. I need to like to be someone else.”

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“She is extremely smart, too smart for a lady. She does not have the indefinable beauty of weakness.”

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“I knew absolutely nothing however shadows and I thought them to be genuine.”

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“One can constantly respect people about whom one cares nothing.”

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“We ladies, as some one states, love with our ears, just as you guys like with your eyes …”

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“You like every one; that is to state, you are indifferent to each.”

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“There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves, we feel that nobody else has a right to blame us. It is the confession, not the priest, that offers us absolution.”

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“It is just shallow people who do not judge by looks. The real secret of the world is the visible, not the invisible …”

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“When a female marries once again, it is since she disliked her very first husband. When a man marries once again, it is because he adored his very first spouse. Women attempt their luck; guys risk theirs.”

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“The reason all of us like to believe so well of others is that we are all scared for ourselves. “

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“The only artists I have ever understood who are personally delightful are bad artists. Great artists exist simply in what they make, and as a result are completely boring in what they are. An excellent poet, a really terrific poet, is the most unpoetical of all animals. But inferior poets are definitely fascinating. The even worse their rhymes are, the more attractive they look. The simple truth of having published a book of second-rate sonnets makes a male quite alluring. He lives the poetry that he can not write. The others write the poetry that they dare not recognize.”

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“They get up early, since they have a lot to do, and go to sleep early, because they have so little to think about. “

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“The only way to eliminate a temptation is to yield to it. Resist it, and your soul grows sick with yearning for the things it has forbidden to itself, with desire for what its monstrous laws have actually made monstrous and illegal.”

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“As long as a woman can look 10 years younger than her child, she is perfectly pleased”

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“It is only shallow individuals who require years to eliminate an emotion. A guy who is master of himself can end a grief as quickly as he can invent a satisfaction. I don’t wish to be at the grace of my feelings. I wish to
use them, to enjoy them, and to dominate them.”

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“There is always something outrageous about the emotions of individuals whom one has stopped to enjoy.”

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“It is the stupid and the unsightly who have the very best of it in this world”

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“Life is a concern of nerves, and fibers, and gradually built-up cells in which believed hides itself and passion has its dreams. You might elegant yourself safe and believe yourself strong. However a chance tone of colour in a room or a morning sky, a specific fragrance that you had as soon as loved and that brings subtle memories with it, a line from a forgotten poem that you had actually come across once again, a cadence from a piece of music that you had stopped to play … I tell you, that it is on things like these that our lives depend. “

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“There was so much in you that charmed me that I felt I need to inform you something about yourself. I believed how awful it would be if you were wasted.”

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“Sin is a thing that composes itself across a male’s face. It can not be hidden.”

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“It is perfectly monstrous,’ he said, at last, ‘the way individuals tackle nowadays saying things against one behind one’s back that are absolutely and completely true.”

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“You have actually killed my love. You utilized to stir my imagination. Now you don’t even stir my curiosity. You merely produce no effect. I loved you since you were splendid, because you had genius and intellect, since you understood the imagine excellent poets and offered shape and substance to the shadows of art. You have actually thrown it all away. You are shallow and foolish”

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“Guy is many things, however he is not logical.”

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“When I like individuals exceptionally I never ever tell their names to anybody. It resembles surrendering a part of them. I have actually grown to like secrecy.”

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“But we never ever get back our youth … The pulse of pleasure that beats in us at twenty becomes slow. Our limbs stop working, our senses rot. We degenerate into ugly puppets, haunted by the memory of the passions of which we were excessive afraid, and the charming temptations that we had not the guts to accept.”

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“Oh, bros! I don’t care for bros. My senior bro will not pass away, and my more youthful bros appear never ever to do anything else.”

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“Women like us for our flaws. If we have enough of them, they will forgive us everything, even our intelligences.”

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“Individuals are extremely fond of giving away what they require most themselves. It is what I call the depth of kindness.”

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“Its a lovely woman’s fate to be the topic of conversation where ever she goes”

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“There is no such thing as an excellent impact. Since to influence an individual is to provide him one’s own soul. He does not believe his natural thoughts, or burn with his natural enthusiasms. His virtures are not genuine to him. His sins, if there are such thing as sins, are obtained. He becomes an echo of another person’s music, an actor of a part that has actually not been composed for him.”

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“Women protect themselves by assaulting, simply as they assault by sudden and unusual surrenders.”

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“Charm is a form of Genius– is greater, certainly, than Genius, as it requires no explanation. It is one of the terrific realities of the world, like sunshine, or springtime, or the reflection in the dark waters of that silver shell we call the moon. It can not be questioned. It has divine right of sovereignty. It makes princes of those who have it.”

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“You understand more than you believe you know, simply as you understand less than you need to know.”

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“Knowledge would be fatal. It is the uncertainty that charms one. A mist makes things fantastic.”

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“All art is at when surface and symbol. Those who go underneath the surface area do so at their hazard.”

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“When we enjoy, we are always good, however when we are excellent, we are not constantly delighted.”

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“In the wild struggle for existence, we want to have something that withstands, therefore we fill our minds with rubbish and truths, in the ridiculous hope of keeping our location.”

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“The past might always be annihilated. Remorse, rejection, or lapse of memory might do that. However the future was inevitable.”

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“The secret of staying young is never ever to have an emotion that is unbecoming.”

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“And what sort of lives do these individuals, who pose as being ethical, lead themselves? My dear fellow, you forget that we are in the native land of the hypocrite.”

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“I am happy in my prison of enthusiasm”

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“I hate vulgar realism in literature. The male who would call a spade a spade need to be compelled to utilize one.”

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“The soul is a terrible reality. It can be purchased and sold and traded away.”

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“Being natural is just a position, and the most irritating present I know.”

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“My dear young boy, no woman is a genius. Females are a decorative sex. They never have anything to say, but they say it charmingly. Women represent the triumph of matter over mind, just as males represent the accomplishment of mind over morals.”

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“He wished to be where no one would know who he was. He wanted to leave from himself.”

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“However appeal, real beauty, ends where an intellectual expression begins. Intellect is in itself a mode of exaggeration, and ruins the harmony of any face.”

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“If one doesn’t speak about a thing, it has actually never ever occurred. It is merely expression that offers truth to things.”

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“The awful and silly have the very best of it in this world. They can sit at their ease and gape at the play. If they understand absolutely nothing of triumph, they are at least spared the understanding of defeat. They live as all of us should live– undisturbed, indifferent, and without disquiet. They never bring ruin upon others, nor ever get it from alien hands. Your rank and wealth, Henry; my brains, such as they are– my art, whatever it might be worth; Dorian Gray’s great looks– we will all suffer for what the gods have given us, suffer awfully.”

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“The worst of having a romance of any kind is that it leaves one so unromantic.”

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“You appear to forget that I am wed, and the one charm of marriage is that it makes a life of deceptiveness absolutely needed for both parties.”

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“Conscience and cowardice are really the exact same things, Basil. Conscience is the trade-name of the company. That is all.”

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“We can have in life however one fantastic experience at finest, and the secret of life is to recreate that experience as typically as possible.”

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