Laurence Housman Quotes

Laurence Housman Quotes: The modern form of things had begun to appeal to me, also (as material for satire) politics, and the lives of the great and little, high up in the social scale.
If nature had arranged that husbands and wives should have children alternatively, there would never be more than three in a family.
It is right and natural that generous minds while in the twenties should think the books which try to reform the world's wrong the greatest of all.
Father eternal, ruler of creation, Spirit of life, which moved ere form was made Through the thick darkness covering every nation Light to man's blindness, O be Thou our aid.
My failure, during the first five or six years of my art training, to get set in the right direction, and the disappointment which it caused me, drove me the more persistently into writing as an alternative.
Prosecution I have managed to avoid; but I have been arrested, charged in a police court, have refused to be bound over, and thereupon have been unconditionally released - to my great regret; for I have always wanted to know what going to prison was like.
If I live for another ten years I shall probably have written all that I want to write.