If I could get back my youth, I'd do anything in the world except get up early, take exercise or be respectable.
("The Picture of Dorian Gray")
More Quotes from Oscar Wilde:The aim of life is self-development. To realize one's nature perfectly - that is what each of us is here for.
There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves we feel no one else has a right to blame us.
Whenever cannibals are on the brink of starvation, Heaven, in its infinite mercy, sends them a nice plump missionary
Bad art is a great deal worse than no art at all.
I should fancy that crime was to them what art is to us, simply a method of procuring extraordinary sensations.
To get back one's youth, one has merely to repeat one's follies.
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