D.h. Lawrence Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old D.h. Lawrence quotes, D.h. Lawrence sayings, and D.h. Lawrence proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

And if tonight my soul may find her peace in sleep, and sink in good oblivion, and in the morning wake like a new-opened flower then I have been dipped again in God, and new-created. D.H. Lawrence
If we sip the wine, we find dreams coming upon us out of the imminent night D.H. Lawrence
Money poisons you when you've got it, and starves you when you haven't. D.H. Lawrence
A woman has to live her life, or live to repent not having lived it. D.H. Lawrence
The autumn always gets me badly, as it breaks into colours. I want to go south, where there is no autumn, where the cold doesn't crouch over one like a snow-leopard waiting to pounce. D.H. Lawrence
Only the flow matters; live and let live, love and let love. There is no point in love. D.H. Lawrence
Perhaps only those people who are capable of real togetherness have that look of being alone in the world. D.H. Lawrence
I think we ought to be able to alter the whole system--but not by bullying, not because one lot wants what the other has got. D.H. Lawrence
The essential American soul is hard, isolate, stoic, and a killer. It has never yet melted. D.H. Lawrence
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
We ought to dance with rapture that we might be alive... and part of the living, incarnate cosmos. D.H. Lawrence
We've got to live, no matter how many skies have fallen. D.H. Lawrence
Every man has a mob self and an individual self, in varying proportions. D.H. Lawrence
What a frail, easily hurt, rather pathetic thing a human body is, naked; somehow a little unfinished, incomplete! D.H. Lawrence
Oh, for the wonder that bubbles into my soul. D.H. Lawrence
The Moon! Artemis! the great goddess of the splendid past of men! Are you going to tell me she is a dead lump? D.H. Lawrence
The profoundest of all sensualities is the sense of truth and the next deepest sensual experience is the sense of justice. D.H. Lawrence
She drips herself with water, and her shoulders / Glisten as silver, they crumple up / Like wet and falling roses, and I listen / For the sluicing of their rain-dishevelled petals. / In the window full of sunlight / Concentrates her golden shadow / Fold on fold, until it glows as/ Mellow as the glory roses. D.H. Lawrence
Morality which is based on ideas, or on an ideal, is an unmitigated evil. D.H. Lawrence
I want us to be together without bothering about ourselves- to be really together because we ARE together, as if it were a phenomenon, not a thing we have to maintain by our own effort. D.H. Lawrence
The true unconscious is the well-head, the fountain of real motivity. The sex of which Adam and Eve became conscious derived from the very God who bade them be not conscious of it. D.H. Lawrence
The tiny fish enjoy themselves in the sea. D.H. Lawrence
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
The groundwork of life is sorrow. D.H. Lawrence
A little morphine in all the air. It would be wonderfully refreshing for everyone. D.H. Lawrence
There's always the hyena of morality at the garden gate, and the real wolf at the end of the street. D.H. Lawrence
Life and love are life and love, a bunch of violets is a bunch of violets, and to drag in the idea of a point is to ruin everything. Live and let live, love and let love, flower and fade, and follow the natural curve, which flows on, pointless. D.H. Lawrence
There is nothing to save, now all is lost, but a tiny core of stillness in the heart like the eye of a violet. D.H. Lawrence
Men have been depressed now for many years in their male and resplendent selves, depressed into dejection and almost abjection. Is that not evil? D.H. Lawrence
My whole working philosophy is that the only stable happiness for mankind is that it shall live married in blessed union to woman kind—intimacy, physical and psychical, between a man and his wife. I wish to add that my state of bliss is by no means perfect. D.H. Lawrence