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Movie Quote of the Day – An Ideal Husband, 1999 (dir. Oliver Parker)

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Lord Arthur Goring: Other people are quite dreadful. The only possible society is oneself. To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.

Movie Quote of the Day – The Picture of Dorian Gray, 1945 (dir. Albert Lewin)

Sibyl Vane: It’s wonderful. Did. . .did you write it?
Dorian Gray: Frédéric Chopin. For a woman he loved. Her name was George Sand. Someday I’ll tell you about them.
Sibyl Vane: I should like that.
Dorian Gray: What did the music mean to you?
Sibyl Vane: I don’t know. It is full of emotion. But it’s not happy.
Dorian Gray: No. It’s not happy.
Sibyl Vane: Why was he unhappy?
Dorian Gray: Perhaps because he felt his youth slipping away from him.
Sibyl Vane: What an odd thing for you to say.
Dorian Gray: Why?
Sibyl Vane: You’re so young.
Dorian Gray: Yes. And you also.
Sibyl Vane: What is the music called? Has it a name?
Dorian GrayA kind of name. It is called Prelude.