Oscar Wilde quote about pleasure from A Woman of No Importance - I adore simple pleasures. They are the last refuge of the complex.
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I adore simple pleasures. They are the last refuge of the complex.
 Oscar Wilde, A Woman of No Importance (1893). copy citation

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[Exit.]
Lord Illingworth. Shall we go in to tea?
Mrs. Allonby. Do you like such simple pleasures?
Lord Illingworth. I adore simple pleasures. They are the last refuge of the complex. But, if you wish, let us stay here. Yes, let us stay here. The Book of Life begins with a man and a woman in a garden.
Mrs. Allonby. It ends with Revelations.
Lord Illingworth. You fence divinely.” source
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