The appalling thing is the degree of charity women are capable of. You see it all the time... love lavished on absolute fools. Love's a charity ward, you know.
Quote by Lawrence Durrell
Lawrence Durrell Quotes
A city becomes a world when one loves one of it's inhabitants.
Everyone loathes his own country and countrymen if he is any sort of artist.
A woman's best love letters are always written to the man she is betraying.
It is not love that is blind, but jealousy.
Our inventions mirror our secret wishes.
It takes a lot of energy and a lot of neurosis to write a novel....
We are the children of our landscape; it dictates behavior and even thought in the...
Truth disappears with the telling of it
Truth disappears with the telling of it.
Perhaps our only sickness is to desire a truth which we cannot bear rather than...
Music is only love looking for words.
The richest love is that which submits to the arbitration of time.
Old age is an insult. It's like being smacked.
Guilt always hurries towards its complement, punishment; only there does its satisfaction lie.
Travel can be one of the most rewarding forms of introspection.
I'm trying to die correctly, but it's very difficult, you know.
History is an endless repetition of the wrong way of living
I believe that history has shape, order, and meaning; that exceptional men, as much as...
In the course of history, men come to see that iron necessity is neither iron...
For the first time in the history of the world, every human being is now...