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Cuentos navideños. Historia (Cuento) de Navidad, de Charles Dickens y 'El gigante egoísta' de Oscar Wilde.

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Normalmente los viernes os traigo novedades literarias y escritores invitados, pero como es Navidad se me ocurrió que quizás os apetecería algún clásico. 1,323 more words

Oscar Wilde

quite unattractively good

“Now, my dear Tuppy, don’t be led astray into the paths of virtue.  Reformed, you would be perfectly tedious.  That is the worst of women.  They always want one to be good.  37 more words


instinct about life

“Experience is a question of instinct about life.  I have got it.  Tuppy hasn’t.  Experience is the name Tuppy gives to his mistakes.  That is all.  6 more words



When good Americans die, they go to Paris. -Oscar Wilde

24dec14. Paris, France.


so unsophisticated

“But somehow, I feel sure that if I lived in the country for six months, I should become so unsophisticated that no one would take the slightest notice of me.” 7 more words


an absolutely immoral certainty

“Lord Illingworth remarked to me last night at dinner that the basis of every scandal is an absolutely immoral certainty.”

— Oscar Wilde, A Woman of No Importance