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❝My philosophy
like colour TV
is all there
in black and white❞
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Five quotes by Quentin Crisp

Quentin Crisp (25 December 1908 - 21 November 1999), born Denis Charles Pratt, was an English writer and raconteur.

❝Fashion is what you adopt when you don't know who you are.❞[+]

❝Health is having the same diseases as your neighbours.❞[+]

❝Life was a funny thing that happened to me on the way to the grave.❞[+]

❝There was no need to do any housework; after the first four years the dirt doesn't get any worse.❞[+]

❝Vice is its own reward.❞[+]

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