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Be a good animal, true to your animal instincts.
Animals
D. H. Lawrence

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Ethics and equity and the principles of justice do not change with the calendar.
Ethics
D. H. Lawrence

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God is only a great imaginative experience.
God
D. H. Lawrence

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How beautiful maleness is, if it finds its right expression.
Men
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I hold that the parentheses are by far the most important parts of a non-business letter.
Letters
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I like to write when I feel spiteful. It is like having a good sneeze.
Writers and Writing
D. H. Lawrence

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I shall always be a priest of love.
Love
D. H. Lawrence

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I shall be glad when you have strangled the invincible respectability that dogs your steps.
Respectability
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If a woman hasn't got a tiny streak of a harlot in her, she's a dry stick as a rule.
Prostitution
D. H. Lawrence

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Literature is a toil and a snare, a curse that bites deep.
Literature
D. H. Lawrence

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My God, these folks don't know how to love -- that's why they love so easily.
Lovers
D. H. Lawrence

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Never trust the teller, trust the tale.
Gossip
D. H. Lawrence

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Ours is essentially a tragic age, so we refuse to take it tragically.
Tragedies
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Pornography is the attempt to insult sex, to do dirt on it.
Pornography
D. H. Lawrence

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The cruelest thing a man can do to a woman is to portray her as perfection.
Men and Women
D. H. Lawrence

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The fairest thing in nature, a flower, still has its roots in earth and manure.
Flowers
D. H. Lawrence

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The horse, the horse! The symbol of surging potency and power of movement, of action, in man.
Horses
D. H. Lawrence

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The human consciousness is really homogeneous. There is no complete forgetting, even in death.
Consciousness
D. H. Lawrence

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The one woman who never gives herself is your free woman, who is always giving herself.
Women
D. H. Lawrence

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The upshot was, my paintings must burn that English artists might finally learn.
Censorship
D. H. Lawrence

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There's always the hyena of morality at the garden gate, and the real wolf at the end of the street.
Morality
D. H. Lawrence

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Towns oftener swamp one than carry one out onto the big ocean of life.
Cities and City Life
D. H. Lawrence

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Tragedy is like strong acid -- it dissolves away all but the very gold of truth.
Tragedies
D. H. Lawrence

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We have to hate our immediate predecessors to get free of their authority.
Generations
D. H. Lawrence

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We need not feel ashamed of flirting with the zodiac. The zodiac is well worth flirting with.
Astrology
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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun