Dorian Gray

35 quotes

"Being adored is a nuisance. Women treat us just as humanity treats its gods. They worship us, and are always bothering us to do something for them."
"I should have said that whatever they ask for they had first given to us, " murmured the lad gravely. "They create love in our natures. They have a right to demand it back."

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"I believe in the race, " she cried.
"It represents the survival of the pushing."
"It has development."
"Decay fascinates me more."
"What of Art? " she asked.
"It is a malady."
"Love? "
"An illusion."
"Religion? "
"The fashionable substitute for Belief."
"You are a sceptic."
"Never! Scepticism is the beginning of Faith."
"What are you? "
"To define is to limit."
"Give me a clue."
"Threads snap. You would lose your way in the labyrinth."

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