“I am charmed, my love, quite charmed,” said Lord Henry, elevating his dark, crescent-shaped eyebrows and looking at them both with an amused smile. “So sorry I am late, Dorian. I went to look after a piece of old brocade in Wardour Street and had to bargain for hours for it. Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing.”
This favorite quote by Oscar Wilde was also quoted in one of his first successful plays. He defines one character a cynic as “a man who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.”
Do you know which play?
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