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A grande passion is the privilege of people who have nothing to do.

("The Picture of Dorian Gray")

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The bright dawn flooded the room, and swept the fantastic shadows into dusky corners, where they lay shuddering.
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I want the dead lovers of the world to hear our laughter and grow sad. I want a breath of our passion to stir their dust into consciosness, to wake their ashes in pain.
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We have quite the same ideas. No; I think our ideas are quite different. But he has been most pleasant.
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Tread lightly, she is near; Under the snow, Speak gently, she can hear; The daisies grow.
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The moral life of man forms part of the subject-matter of the artist, but the morality of art consists of the perfect use of an imperfect medium.
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