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Re: A dirty mind is a joy forever

Posted by Victoria S Dennis on January 17, 2010 at 09:07

In Reply to: A dirty mind is a joy forever posted by Rod Franz on January 16, 2010 at 19:06:

: I have heard Oscar Wilde quoted as saying, in part "...but a dirty mind is a joy forever." Is that a Wilde quote, and what iis the rest of it?

To me it just sounds quite unlike anything Wilde would have said; and the various Oxford dictionaries of quotations don't know it, which you would expect them to if it dated from Wilde's lifetime. On Googling, I have found it attributed to someone called "Randy Kunkee", of whom I know nothing. (VSD)