Alfred Edward Housman

Alfred Edward Housman

English classical scholar and poet, best known to the general public for his cycle of poems A Shropshire Lad.
Nature not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to writeMore Alfred Edward Housman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
“If a line of poetry strays into my memory, my skin bristles so that the razor ceases to act.”More Alfred Edward Housman quotes [08/07/2007 12:08:00]
Ensanguining the skies, How heavily it dies, Into the west away; Past touch and sight and sound, Not further to be found, How hopeless under ground, Falls the remorseful dayMore Alfred Edward Housman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
“The laws of God, the laws of man he may keep that will and can; not I: let God and man decree laws for themselves and not for me.”More Alfred Edward Housman quotes [08/07/2007 12:08:00]
“Malt does more than Milton can to justify God's ways to man.”More Alfred Edward Housman quotes [08/07/2007 12:08:00]

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