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.
If a line of poetry strays into my memory, my skin bristles so that the razor ceases to act.
More Alfred Edward Housman quotes [08/30/2011 09:08:36]
Experience has taught me, when I am shaving of a morning, to keep watch over my thoughts, because, if a line of poetry strays into my memory, my skin bristles so that the razor ceases to act.More Alfred Edward Housman quotes [08/30/2011 09:08:07]
And malt does more than Milton can to justify God's ways to man.More Alfred Edward Housman quotes [08/30/2011 09:08:56]
Oh, when I was in love with you, / Then I was clean and brave.More Alfred Edward Housman quotes [08/07/2007 12:08:00]
The rainy Pleiads wester, / Orion plunges prone, / The stroke of midnight ceases, / And I lie down alone.More Alfred Edward Housman quotes [08/07/2007 12:08:00]

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