Richard Aldington

Richard Aldington

English novelist and poet
By the sense of mystery I understand the experience of certain places and times when one's whole nature seems to be in touch with a presence, a genius loci, a potency.More Richard Aldington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We must grow out of religion. It is either bugaboo, formalism, or hysteria. Besides, what proof is there that "the churches" know more about "God" than the Cockney sentry on duty outside the camp? We have only their say-so.More Richard Aldington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
At night, the moon, a pregnant woman, walks cautiously over the slippery heavens.More Richard Aldington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Millions of human vermin swarm sweating along the night-arched cavernous roads. (Happily rapid chemical processes will disintegrate them all.More Richard Aldington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have sat here happy in the gardens, Watching the still pool and the reeds And the dark clouds. . . . But though I greatly delight In these and the water lilies, That which sets me nighest to weeping Is the rose and white colour of the smooth flag-stones, And the pale yellow grasses Among them.More Richard Aldington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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