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    a. l. rowse Quotes

    Walking is the favorite sport of the good and wise.
    — A. L. Rowse
    tags: wise 
     
    One might regard architecture as history arrested in stone.
    — A. L. Rowse
    If there is any honor in all the world that I should like, it would be to be an honorary Jewish citizen.
    — A. L. Rowse
    tags: world  honor 
     
    Bound as our lives are to the tyranny of time, it is through what we know of history that we are delivered from our bonds and escape - into time.
    — A. L. Rowse
    tags: time  live 
     
    I do not wish to die- There is such contingent beauty in life: The open window on summer mornings Looking out on gardens and green things growing, The shadowy cups of roses flowering to themselves- Images of time and eternity- Silence in the garden and felt along the walls.
    — A. L. Rowse
    I would never wound a cat's feelings, no matter how downright aggressive I might be to humans.
    — A. L. Rowse
    tags: cat 
     
    History is a great deal closer to poetry than is generally realised: in truth, I think, it is in essence the same.
    — A. L. Rowse
    tags: truth  poetry 
     
    This filthy twentieth century. I hate its guts.
    — A. L. Rowse
    tags: hate 
     
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