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Quotes by D. H. Lawrence :

Being unconscious of freedom
Men are freest when they are most unconscious of freedom. The shout is a rattling of chains, always was.
D. H. Lawrence | freedom

I dislike democracy
The more I see of democracy the more I dislike it. It just brings everything down to the mere vulgar level of wages and prices, electric light and water closets, and nothing else.
D. H. Lawrence | politics

Judgement is never just
The only justice is to follow the sincere intuition of the soul, angry or gentle. Anger is just, and pity is just, but judgement is never just.
D. H. Lawrence | anger

Liberty
There is no such thing as liberty. You only change one sort of domination for another. All we can do is to choose our master.
D. H. Lawrence | freedom

Like a perpetual funeral
It's bad taste to be wise all the time, like being at a perpetual funeral.
D. H. Lawrence | wisdom

Living her life
A woman has to live her life, or live to repent not having lived it.
D. H. Lawrence | men and women

Living mechanically
But better die than live mechanically a life that is a repetition of repetitions.
D. H. Lawrence | life

Living my life
I want to live my life so that my nights are not full of regrets.
D. H. Lawrence | life

Loving so easily
My God, these folks don't know how to love - that's why they love so easily.
D. H. Lawrence | love

Making war because of peace
People always make war when they say they love peace.
D. H. Lawrence | war and peace

Men
Men! The only animal in the world to fear.
D. H. Lawrence | fear

Most perfectly alive
For man, as for flower and beast and bird, the supreme triumph is to be most vividly, most perfectly alive.
D. H. Lawrence | life

Our madness
Money is our madness, our vast collective madness.
D. H. Lawrence | money

The business of art
The business of art is to reveal the relation between man and his environment.
D. H. Lawrence | art

The essential function of art
The essential function of art is moral. But a passionate, implicit morality, not didactic. A morality which changes the blood, rather than the mind.
D. H. Lawrence | art

The flower of life
Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.
D. H. Lawrence | love

The human consciousness
The human consciousness is really homogeneous. There is no complete forgetting, even in death.
D. H. Lawrence | death

Then a leap taken
Life is a travelling to the edge of knowledge, then a leap taken.
D. H. Lawrence | life

Towards the other soul
One must learn to love, and go through a good deal of suffering to get to it... and the journey is always towards the other soul.
D. H. Lawrence | love

Track it home
The war is dreadful. It is the business of the artist to follow it home to the heart of the individual fighters - not to talk in armies and nations and numbers - but to track it home.
D. H. Lawrence | war and peace

Unsatisfied and loved woman
A woman unsatisfied must have luxuries. But a woman who loves a man would sleep on a board
D. H. Lawrence | men and women

We have got to live
We've got to live, no matter how many skies have fallen
D. H. Lawrence | life

What does a man do all his life
There is only one thing that a man really wants to do, all his life; and that is, to find his way to his God, his Morning Star, salute his fellow man, and enjoy the woman who has come the long way with him.
D. H. Lawrence | life

With such hard knocks
Do not allow to slip away from you freedoms the people who came before you won with such hard knocks.
D. H. Lawrence | freedom

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