Richard Aldington

Richard Aldington

English novelist and poet
Adventure is allowing the unexpected to happen to you. Exploration is experiencing what you have not experienced before. How can there be any adventure, any exploration, if you let somebody else - above all, a travel bureau - arrange everything before-hand?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]
Patriotism is a lively sense of collective responsibility.More Richard Aldington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
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]
Forgetting is woman's first and greatest art.More Richard Aldington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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