„I just think of things as beautiful or not. Can't you understand? I don't think of good or bad. Just of beautiful or ugly. I think a lot of nice things are ugly and a lot of nasty things are beautiful.“

—  John Fowles, livro The Collector

Fonte: The Collector

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