D.h. Lawrence Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old d.h. lawrence quotes, d.h. lawrence sayings, and d.h. lawrence proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


And if tonight my soul may find her peace in sleep, and sink in good oblivion, and in the morning wake like a new-opened flower then I have been dipped again in God, and new-created.     

D.H. Lawrence

If we sip the wine, we find dreams coming upon us out of the imminent night     

D.H. Lawrence

Money poisons you when you've got it, and starves you when you haven't.     

D.H. Lawrence

A woman has to live her life, or live to repent not having lived it.     

D.H. Lawrence

The autumn always gets me badly, as it breaks into colours. I want to go south, where there is no autumn, where the cold doesn't crouch over one like a snow-leopard waiting to pounce.     

D.H. Lawrence

Only the flow matters; live and let live, love and let love. There is no point in love.     

D.H. Lawrence

Perhaps only those people who are capable of real togetherness have that look of being alone in the world.     

D.H. Lawrence

I think we ought to be able to alter the whole system--but not by bullying, not because one lot wants what the other has got.      

D.H. Lawrence

The essential American soul is hard, isolate, stoic, and a killer. It has never yet melted.     

D.H. Lawrence

Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.     

D.H. Lawrence

We ought to dance with rapture that we might be alive... and part of the living, incarnate cosmos.      

D.H. Lawrence

We've got to live, no matter how many skies have fallen.     

D.H. Lawrence

Every man has a mob self and an individual self, in varying proportions.     

D.H. Lawrence

What a frail, easily hurt, rather pathetic thing a human body is, naked; somehow a little unfinished, incomplete!     

D.H. Lawrence

Oh, for the wonder that bubbles into my soul.     

D.H. Lawrence

The Moon! Artemis! the great goddess of the splendid past of men! Are you going to tell me she is a dead lump?     

D.H. Lawrence

The profoundest of all sensualities is the sense of truth and the next deepest sensual experience is the sense of justice.     

D.H. Lawrence

She drips herself with water, and her shoulders / Glisten as silver, they crumple up / Like wet and falling roses, and I listen / For the sluicing of their rain-dishevelled petals. / In the window full of sunlight / Concentrates her golden shadow / Fold on fold, until it glows as/ Mellow as the glory roses.     

D.H. Lawrence

Morality which is based on ideas, or on an ideal, is an unmitigated evil.     

D.H. Lawrence

I want us to be together without bothering about ourselves- to be really together because we ARE together, as if it were a phenomenon, not a thing we have to maintain by our own effort.      

D.H. Lawrence

The true unconscious is the well-head, the fountain of real motivity. The sex of which Adam and Eve became conscious derived from the very God who bade them be not conscious of it.     

D.H. Lawrence