The Facebook Profile Picture of Dorian Gray by Ngozi U.
The Closet Story is a webcomic of Action, Adventure, and Magical Closets. And Oscar Wilde.
Lord Henry’s profile picture…hahaha.
The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, Canto LXVI.
“If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.”
– Oscar Wilde.
Preface for The Picture of Dorian Gray, by Oscar Wilde.
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.
A page from the original manuscript of The Picture of Dorian Gray
I have grown to love secrecy. It seems to be the one thing that can make modern life mysterious or marvellous to us. The commonest thing is delightful if one only hides it.
I think you are wrong, Basil, but I won’t argue with you. It is only the intellectually lost who ever argue.
I have grown to love secrecy. It seems to be the one thing that can make modern life mysterious or marvelous…
Hurd Hatfield and Angela Lansbury in Albert Lewin’s 1945 film adaptation of The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde.
There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves, we feel that no one else has a right to blame us. It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution.
The reason we all like to think so well of others is that we are all afraid for ourselves. The basis of optimism is sheer terror.
The issue of Lippincott’s that first published The Picture of Dorian Gray.