The Picture Quotes in The Picture of Dorian Gray
To reveal art and conceal the artist is art’s aim.
All art is quite useless
“An artist should create beautiful things but should put nothing of his own life into them”
“If it were only the other way! If it were I who was always young, and the picture that was to grow old!”
“One day, a fatal day I sometimes think, I determined to paint a wonderful portrait of you as you actually are, not in the costume of dead ages, but in your own dress and in your on time.”
What was that loathsome red dew that gleamed, wet and glistening, on one of the hands, as though the canvas had sweated blood?