But then one regrets the loss even of one's worst habits. Perhaps one regrets them the most. They are such an essential part of one's personality.
("The Picture of Dorian Gray")
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The condition of perfection is idleness the aim of perfection is youth.
There is always something ridiculous about the emotions of people whom one has ceased to love.
I don't want money. It is only people who pay their bills who want that, and I never pay mine.
In examinations, the foolish ask questions the wise cannot answer.
Well, I can't eat muffins in an agitated manner. The butter would probably get on my cuffs.
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