Life is the most versatile thing under the sun; and in the pursuit of life and character the author who works in a groove works in blinkers.
More Quotes from Laurence Housman:At that time I had no notion that I should ever come to live in Somerset - to live actually within the range of what then lay before me.
Two more years were to go by before I knew anything about William Blake. Many years later, when his wife died, my godfather gave me the two books as a remembrance.
My failure, during the first five or six years of my art training, to get set in the right direction, and the disappointment which it caused me, drove me the more persistently into writing as an alternative.
It was then, I think, that I discovered that the best way of bringing a medieval subject home to my generation was not to be medieval in its treatment.
I have always been a writer of letters, and of long ones; so, when I first thought of writing a book in the form of letters, I knew that I could do it quickly and easily.
In my fourteenth year I had gone up to London for the first time, to see as many of the sights as could be got into a fortnight.
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