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Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "Man is many things, but he is not rational."

Man is many things, but he is not rational.




Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "It is a sad truth, but we have lost the faculty of giving lovely names to things."

It is a sad truth, but we have lost the faculty of giving lovely names to things.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "I wish you would tell me your secret. To get back my youth I would do anything in the world, except take exercise, get up early, or be respectable."

I wish you would tell me your secret. To get back my youth I would do anything in the world, except take exercise, get up early, or be respectable.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul."

Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul.




Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter."

Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "A man cannot be too careful in his choice of enemies. I have not got one who is a fool. They are all men of some intellectual power, and consequently they all appreciate me."

A man cannot be too careful in his choice of enemies. I have not got one who is a fool. They are all men of some intellectual power, and consequently they all appreciate me.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "...art had no moral responsibility. Art, he argued, should strive only to be a beautiful object entirely separate from its creator."

...art had no moral responsibility. Art, he argued, should strive only to be a beautiful object entirely separate from its creator.




Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies. I have not got one who is a fool."

A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies. I have not got one who is a fool.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "I should fancy, however, that murder is always a mistake. One should never do anything that one cannot talk about after dinner."

I should fancy, however, that murder is always a mistake. One should never do anything that one cannot talk about after dinner.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "When I like people immensely I never tell their names to anyone. It is like surrendering a part of them. I have grown to love secrecy."

When I like people immensely I never tell their names to anyone. It is like surrendering a part of them. I have grown to love secrecy.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance."

When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "Even things that are true can be proved."

Even things that are true can be proved.




Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "To influence a person is to give him one's own soul."

To influence a person is to give him one's own soul.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "Books are well written, or badly written. That is all."

Books are well written, or badly written. That is all.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "Oh, brothers! I don't care for brothers. My elder brother won't die, and my younger brothers seem never to do anything else."

Oh, brothers! I don't care for brothers. My elder brother won't die, and my younger brothers seem never to do anything else.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "Art, like Nature, has her monsters"

Art, like Nature, has her monsters



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "We can have in life but one great experience at best, and the secret of life is to reproduce that experience as often as possible."

We can have in life but one great experience at best, and the secret of life is to reproduce that experience as often as possible.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "It was not intended as a compliment. It was a confession. Now that I have made it, something seems to have gone out of me. Perhaps one should never put one's worship into words."

It was not intended as a compliment. It was a confession. Now that I have made it, something seems to have gone out of me. Perhaps one should never put one's worship into words.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "It often seems to me that art conceals the artist far more completely than it ever reveals him."

It often seems to me that art conceals the artist far more completely than it ever reveals him.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "Of course married life is merely a habit, a bad habit. But then one regrets the loss even of one's worse habits."

Of course married life is merely a habit, a bad habit. But then one regrets the loss even of one's worse habits.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "Punctuality is the thief of time."

Punctuality is the thief of time.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "What are American dry-goods? asked the duchess, raising her large hands in wonder and accentuating the verb.American novels, answered Lord Henry."

What are American dry-goods? asked the duchess, raising her large hands in wonder and accentuating the verb.American novels, answered Lord Henry.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "Inteligence lives longer than beauty."

Inteligence lives longer than beauty.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "To realise one's nature perfectly—that is what each of us is here for."

To realise one's nature perfectly—that is what each of us is here for.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "Why should he watch the hideous corruption of his soul?"

Why should he watch the hideous corruption of his soul?



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "And, certainly to him Life itself was the first, the greatest, of the arts, and for it all the other arts seemed to be but a preparation."

And, certainly to him Life itself was the first, the greatest, of the arts, and for it all the other arts seemed to be but a preparation.




Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "A man can be happy with any woman as long as he does not love her."

A man can be happy with any woman as long as he does not love her.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "It was the passions about whose origin we deceived ourselves that tyrannized most strongly over us."

It was the passions about whose origin we deceived ourselves that tyrannized most strongly over us.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "It is simply expression, as Henry says, that gives reality to things."

It is simply expression, as Henry says, that gives reality to things.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "Art has no influence upon action. It annihilates the desire to act. It is superbly sterile. The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame."

Art has no influence upon action. It annihilates the desire to act. It is superbly sterile. The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "Those who find ugly meanings in beautiful things are corrupt without being charming. This is a fault."

Those who find ugly meanings in beautiful things are corrupt without being charming. This is a fault.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "Well, the way of paradoxes is the way of truth. To test reality we must see it on the tight rope. When the verities become acrobats, we can judge them."

Well, the way of paradoxes is the way of truth. To test reality we must see it on the tight rope. When the verities become acrobats, we can judge them.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "Behind every exquisite thing that existed, there was something tragic."

Behind every exquisite thing that existed, there was something tragic.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "Every impulse that we strive to strangle broods in the mind and poisons us."

Every impulse that we strive to strangle broods in the mind and poisons us.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "It has been said that the great events of the world take place in the brain.It is in the brain, and the brain only, that the great sins of the world take place also."

It has been said that the great events of the world take place in the brain.It is in the brain, and the brain only, that the great sins of the world take place also.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "If a man treats life artistically, his brain is his heart."

If a man treats life artistically, his brain is his heart.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "They get up early, because they have so much to do, and go to bed early, because they have so little to think about."

They get up early, because they have so much to do, and go to bed early, because they have so little to think about.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "There is only one thing in the world worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about."

There is only one thing in the world worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "That's always seemed so ridiculous to me, that people would want to be around someone because they're pretty. It's like picking your breakfast cereals based on color instead of taste."

That's always seemed so ridiculous to me, that people would want to be around someone because they're pretty. It's like picking your breakfast cereals based on color instead of taste.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "But beauty, real beauty, ends where an intellectual expression begins. Intellect is in itself a mode of exaggeration, and destroys the harmony of any face."

But beauty, real beauty, ends where an intellectual expression begins. Intellect is in itself a mode of exaggeration, and destroys the harmony of any face.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "When critics disagree the artist is in accord with himself."

When critics disagree the artist is in accord with himself.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "My dear fellow, you forget that we are in the native land of the hypocrite."

My dear fellow, you forget that we are in the native land of the hypocrite.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "I had a strange feeling that Fate had in store for me exquisite joys and exquisite sorrows."

I had a strange feeling that Fate had in store for me exquisite joys and exquisite sorrows.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "All art is at once surface and symbol. Those who go beneath the surface do so at their peril."

All art is at once surface and symbol. Those who go beneath the surface do so at their peril.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "Good artists exist simply in what they make, and consequently are perfectly uninteresting in what they are."

Good artists exist simply in what they make, and consequently are perfectly uninteresting in what they are.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her daughter, she is perfectly satisfied"

As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her daughter, she is perfectly satisfied



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "In the common world of fact the wicked were not punished, nor the good rewarded. Success was given to the strong, failure thrust upon the weak. That was all."

In the common world of fact the wicked were not punished, nor the good rewarded. Success was given to the strong, failure thrust upon the weak. That was all.



Oscar Wilde, The Picture Of Dorian Gray Quotes: "You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit."

You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.