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Class Virtues – “The Picture of Dorian Gray” – Oscar Wilde 

May 18th, 2011 · No Comments · Elitism, Humanism, Philosophy, Politics, Progressive Politics

Each class would have preached the importance of those virtues, for whose exercise there was no necessity in their own lives. The rich would have spoken on the value of thrift, and the idle grown eloquent over the dignity of labour.

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