But then peace, peace! I am so mistrustful of it: so much afraid that it means a sort of weakness and giving in.
David Herbert Lawrence Quotes
Be still when you have nothing to say when genuine passion moves you, say what you’ve got to say, and say it hot.
The great virtue in life is real courage that knows how to face facts and live beyond them.
Creation destroys as it goes, throws down one tree for the rise of another. But ideal mankind would abolish death, multiply itself million upon million, rear up city upon city, save every parasite alive, until the accumulation of mere existence is swollen to a horror.
For whereas the mind works in possibilities, the intuitions work in actualities, and what you intuitively desire, that is possible to you. Whereas what you mentally or “consciously” desire is nine times out of ten impossible; hitch your wagon to star, or you will just stay where you are.