《The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays (Oxford World's Classics)》的原文摘录

  • Algernon: I really don't see anything romantic in proposing. It is very romantic to be in love. But there is nothing romantic about a definite proposal. Why, one may be accepted. One usually is, I believe. Then the excitement is all over. The very essence of romance is uncertainty. If ever I get married, I'll certainly try to forget the fact. (查看原文)
    [已注销] 1赞 2018-01-07 06:56:57
    —— 引自第5页
  • The very essence of romance is uncertainty. (查看原文)
    大🦐 2013-02-04 00:16:12
    —— 引自第255页
  • If I am occasionally a little over-dressed, I make up for it by being always immensely over-educated. (查看原文)
    大🦐 2013-02-17 05:56:50
    —— 引自第281页
  • That does not seem to me to be a grave objection. Thirty-five is a very attractive age. London society is full of women of the very highest birth who have, of their own free choice, remained thirty-five for years. Lady Dumbleton is an instance in point. To my own knowledge she has been thirty-five ever since she arrived the age of forty, which was many years ago now. (查看原文)
    Spock 2014-08-06 15:31:46
    —— 引自第1页
  • Jack: Gwendolen, it is a terrible thing for a man to find out suddenly that all his life he has been speaking nothing but the truth. Can you forgive me? Gwendolen: I can. For I feel that you are sure to change. Jack: My own one! (查看原文)
    Spock 2014-08-06 15:55:49
    —— 引自第2页
  • Algernon: My dear boy, I love hearing my relations abused. It is the only thing that makes me put up with them at all. Relations are simply a tedious pack of people, who haven't got the remotest knowledge of how to live, nor the smallest instinct about when to die. (查看原文)
    [已注销] 2018-01-07 07:11:01
    —— 引自第26页