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" No, we are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. "
Chief Contemporary Dramatists: Twenty Plays from the Recent Drama of England ... - Page 22
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A Clear Spring

Barbara Wilson, Barbara Sjoholm - Fiction - 2002 - 173 pages
...Willa home before the play was completely over. "They'll be up half the night," predicted Aunt Ceci. "'We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars,"'Janie quoted from the play, and they both began to laugh hysterically. But Willa thought it...
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Madonna as Postmodern Myth: How One Star's Self-Construction Rewrites Sex ...

Georges-Claude Guilbert - Social Science - 2002 - 264 pages
Madonna has long been accepted as a pop culture icon, but this text postulates a greater cultural importance by analyzing her as a postmodern myth. This work examines how ...
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The Importance of Reinventing Oscar: Versions of Wilde During the Last 100 Years

Uwe Böker, Richard Corballis, Julie Hibbard - Authors, Irish - 2002 - 303 pages
...letters. When he eventually returns to the conversation, he says something very remarkable: 'we [men] arc all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars' (3: 301-303). In contrast to the pure Lady Windermere who is loyal to her husband, here we find a lovelorn...
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Great Toasts: From Births to Weddings to Retirement Parties-- and Everything ...

Andrew Frothingham - Reference - 2002 - 223 pages
...of your new life together. Work is the curse of the drinking class. —Oscar Wilde We are all of us in the gutter. But some of us are looking at the stars. — Oscar Wilde It is better to spend money like there's no tomorrow then to spend tonight like there's...
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The Wisdom of Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 179 pages
...Earnest Nowadays to be found intelligible is to be found out. Lady Windermere's Fan We are all of us in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. Lady Windermere's Fan The aim of life is self-development. To realise one's nature perfectly—that...
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Salthill: A Novel

Judith Barnes - Fiction - 2003 - 384 pages
Taking a hungry stranger into his family's 1946 British Columbia horse ranch, Grey St. Oegger offers a job to young Harris and admires his talent for horse work, but soon comes ...
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Solution-Focused Stress Counselling

Bill O'Connell - Psychology - 2001 - 160 pages
...looking up to see what the counsellor (figuratively) finds so interesting up there. As Oscar Wilde said, 'We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.' It is also characteristic of the solution-focused conversation that, although the tone and tenor is...
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Hope Happens!: Words of Encouragement for Times of Change

Catherine DeVrye - Self-Help - 2010 - 128 pages
Life isn't always easy. Sometimes we all need a little boost -- and here is a book that has one on every page. Whether you've had your heart broken, lost your job, a loved one ...
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Aspire to Something Higher: A Pocket Book of Inspired Thoughts

Conduct of life - 2003 - 127 pages
...of both, for you will always gravitate toward that which you, secretly, most love. -James Allen 19) We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. -Oscar Wilde PROGRESSION 20) I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday....
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Architect of Human Destiny: Who Brings about Peace Or Chaos

R.K. Kaushik - Philosophy - 2003 - 304 pages
...recollect what Oscar Wilde said regarding the people of the world in general. . . . "all of us are in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars." Thus, it is the cowards, weak or superstitious, who say whatever our fate is, is predetermined by some...
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