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De Profundis and Other Prison Writings. Essays In the Art of Writing Illustrated. This book is fascinating because you read Oscar Wilde’s journey as he moves to a fuller and freer wisdom and the centrality of his sense of being in posession of his soul, his real self. Seja o primeiro a avaliar este item. He acknowledges that doing that is a hard thing — Christ, they might even put you in gaol if you try that sort of thing — but the alternative osscar a much worse prison cell and one where you are both prisoner and warder, where you turn the key that locks you in yourself.

He himself admits that he wanted to end it in utter despair. An Ideal Husband Mobi Classics. It was a pleasure to read this “letter” that emerged out of Oscar Wilde’s two year imprisonment for “illicit behavior”.


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Only that is spiritual which makes its own form. The Canterville Ghost Mobi Classics. If De Profundis shows anything it shows that love is complicated and however much I ee to shake Oscar Wilde and yell “You’re right to be upset! It were wiser still to say that behind sorrow there is always a soul.

Likewise, Bosie never found an enlightened witness.

It does not cease to strike me my former blindness in psychologicis. Memorable Quotes “I made art a philosophy, and philosophy an art: A pillory is a terrific reality. It reads really sad after one wilee of hard prison life Wilde had changed so much.

As I asked in my blog’s entry liveo, When will the counter-jihadists or the white nationalists realize that only through what Solzhenitsyn called the development of the soul we will be able to understand the whys of today’s crisis? Suffering is a long moment. But he was really neither one nor the other. This is a must-read for any Wilde fan — especially as it details his thoughts during his incarceration.

I will not say that prison is the best thing that could have happened to me: Life and Letters of Robert Browning. Here are several memorable quotes liivro to read and admire.

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I thought this was a remarkable book — and a terribly sad book too. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Want to Read saving…. The aim of Love is to love: He knows you not, ye heavenly powers! At first I couldn’t help but think that Alfred, to whom the letter was addressed, was blinded by wlde, while Wilde, on the other hand, seemed blinded by an unequal and unbridled love.


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Todo lo que toca es oro, en verdad. The Picture of Dorian Gray. The big difference is that this should probably be called the consolation of art — but other than that I guess the message of both is much the same. He never returned to Ireland or Britain, and died in poverty.

They shou When faced with the abyss before you, is there only emptiness or is there a new beginning? But he was also a pedophile — read the autobiography of his friend Gide ‘The Immoralist’.

What struck me the most in this second, mature reading of De Profundis is that through his turbulent conflict with Bosie Wilde behaved like a pathetic dumb.