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iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

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kuharskijm1: "Loveliest of Trees" by A.E. Housman (read by Tom O'Bedlam)

LivesPoetry: On this day 26th May 2022 A E Housman, a gay Shropshire lad

alibraryimplies: Therefore, since the world has still Much good, but much less good than ill, And while the sun and moon endure Luck’s a chance, but trouble’s sure, I’d face it as a wise man would, And train for ill and not for good. —terence, this is stupid stuff, a.e. housman

DavidCranmerUn1: Pierce was most notable for leading the firm of A.A. Housman & Company through the 1920s and 1930s and turning the firm into the largest brokerage in the U.S.. The firm, which was renamed E.A. Pierce & Co. in recognition of Pierce, was one of the predecessors of Merrill Lynch,

DavidCranmerUn1: Pierce, Fenner & Smith. The firm was renamed A. A. Housman & Company. In 1901, broker Edward A. Pierce joined the firm. Among the other partners in the firm were Bernard Baruch and his brother Saling Baruch. Throughout the 1930s, E. A. Pierce remained the largest brokerage in

RachelBWriter: My Head of Sixth Form: so why are you thinking of St John's Rachel? Me: Well Inspector Morse and A E Housman went there HoS:

arealmofwonder: A little poem to round off the day. 'Because I Liked You Better' by A.E. Housman

_MarkMcCormack: Reminded me of A.E. Housman's The Colour of His Hair

contentmo: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

Dostainbaloch88: Here dead we lie Because we did not choose To live and shame the Land From which we sprung.~A.E. Housman

AllOnFire: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

k_calumet: Could man be drunk for ever With liquor, love, or fights, Lief should I rouse at morning And lief lie down of nights. But men at whiles are sober And think by fits and starts, And if they think, they fasten Their hands upon their hearts. A.E. Housman

Bozzers: Oh, grant me the ease that is granted so free, The birthright of multitudes, give it to me, That relish their victuals and rest on their bed With flint in the bosom and guts in the head. - A.E. Housman.

RaspiArduino: This is for all ill-treated fellows Unborn and unbegot, For them to read when they're in trouble And I am not. -- A. E. Housman

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wshsbva: “Shake hands, we shall not relatives, all’s more” from the A good. E. Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

ArchieG1946: Ay, look: high heaven and earth ail from the prime foundation; / All thoughts to rive the heart are here, and all are vain: / Horror and scorn and hate and indignation— Oh why did I awake? when shall I sleep again? —A. E. Housman

matthew_w_mason: 5. On Wenlock Edge Settings of 6 poems by A.E. Housman, for tenor, piano and string quartet. I reckon this makes a few more demands on listeners. But great word setting & pf pairing of poet & composer. Here sung by the great, lamented Antony Rolf Johnson.

queerlitbot: Shake hands, we shall never be friends, all’s over; I only vex you the more I try. A. E. Housman, XXX

contentmo: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

ChadWaIters: “The Laws of God, The Laws of Man” by A. E. Housman has what must be the WORST slant rhyme in all of poetry, because “flee” would work just as well there and be a true rhyme.

AllOnFire: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

welfordwrites: Hell Gate, a poem by A E Housman. This journey to Hell and back leaves a lasting and disturbing impression.

hopequotes12: A. E. Housman: "The house of delusions is cheap to build but drafty to live in."

MostlyPrint: Worth noting that P G Wodehouse was brought up nearby and possibly found inspiration towards the Blandings books. And A E Housman gave the county a higher profile - although A Shropshire Lad was notably written in a house in Highgate, north London.

gwjschenk: Just visited Housman[']s Bookshop near King's Cross in London, founded by Laurence Housman (brother to A.E. and Clemence) in 1945. It's brilliant, stacked full of radical books, including many for £1 (also a good sci-fi section because sci-fi is inherently radical)

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

Url4Ever: What Good Is Poetry? Making the Most of Life With A.E. Housman’s the ‘Loveliest of Trees’

duncanhurwood: Borrowing (too many) books from the poetry library let me read Cavafy for the 1st time. He was a contemporary of A. E. Housman, with a similar focus on a narrow but passionately felt set of themes. Greek speaking cities between 340-380 AD inhabit Cavafy's poems (and imagination).

regrum: “... good literature continually read for pleasure must, let us hope, do some good to the reader: must quicken his perception though dull, and sharpen his discrimination though blunt, and mellow the rawness of his personal opinions.” A. E. Housman

poemtoday: The CherryTree - Edward Thomas and A. E. Housman ....

contentmo: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

WheelhouseCott1: I know not if it rains, my love, In the land where you do lie; And oh, so sound you sleep, my love, You know no more than I.” ― A.E. Housman, A Shropshire Lad

AllOnFire: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

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__thusabantu: "The thoughts of others Were light and fleeting, Of lovers' meeting Or luck or fame. Mine were of trouble, And mine were steady; So I was ready When trouble came." — A.E. Housman

NoTerminationWR: 2/ Epitaph on an Army of Mercenaries by A. E. Housman These, in the day when heaven was falling, The hour when earth's foundations fled, Followed their mercenary calling And took their wages and are dead.

UnrighteousD: From A. E. Housman's "Terence, This Is Stupid Stuff":

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

jlorts: SPRING--the season for poets: Loveliest of trees, the cherry now Is hung with bloom along the bough, And stands about the woodland ride Wearing white for Eastertide... --A. E.Housman

BobBorsley: "Now in May time to the wicket Out I march with bat and pad: See the son of grief at cricket Trying to be glad." (A. E. Housman, A Shropshire Lad)

contentmo: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

AstrildsChild: When I meet the morning beam, Or lay me down to dream, I hear my bones within me say, “Another night,another day”. A.E.Housman, “A Shropshire Lad”.

johnsimkin: On this day in 1936 poet A. E. Housman died.

InadeBree: ‘The sum of things to be known is inexhaustible, and however long we read, we shall never come to the end of our story-book.’ A.E.Housman, Introductory Lecture, 1892 Housman at Trinity College

brucetomaso: Died this day: Édouard Manet (1883, age 51), Casey Jones (1900, age 37), A. E. Housman (1936, age 77), Alben W. Barkley (1956, age 78), Agnes Moorehead (1974, age 73), Lester Bangs (1982, age 33), Muddy Waters (1983, age 70)

PnictogenAnnex: today is the anniversary of the deaths of the Roman poet Lucan, the captain of H.M.S. Beagle Robert Fitzroy, poet A. E. Housman, economist Beatrice Webb, actor Agnes Moorehead, musician Muddy Waters, director Sergio Leone, and Nobel Prize winning chemist Harry Kroto. ~Frisk

WhosBrownBread: April 30 Remembering those who died on this day : John Montagu, 4th Earl Of Sandwich (1792) Sarah Josepha Buell Hale (1879) Édouard Manet (1883) Casey Jones (1900) A. E. Housman (1936) Eva Braun (1945) Agnes Moorehead (1974) 1/2

molinos1282: Accuracy is a duty, not a virtue" — A.E. Housman

AllOnFire: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

Inveniam: "Accuracy is a duty, not a virtue" — A.E. Housman

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OldChalk: Here dead lie we because we did not choose      To live and shame the land from which we sprung. Life, to be sure, is nothing much to lose;      But young men think it is, and we were young. A. E. Housman - 1859-1936

curategg: And since to look at things in bloom Fifty springs are little room, About the woodlands I will go To see the cherry hung with snow. by A.E. Housman

amonochromdream: 'Wide is the world, to rest or roam, And early 'tis for turning home: Plant your heel on earth and stand, And let's forget our native land' - A E Housman, (The West)

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

HunterMoufa: “The house of delusions is cheap to build but drafty to live in” -A. E. Housman

Kulambq: ~ J. M. W. Turner, "Sunset" Ensanguining the skies How heavily it dies Into the west away; Past touch and sight and sound Not further to be found, How hopeless under ground Falls the remorseful day. ~ A. E. Housman (died on 30 April 1936), "How Clear, How Lovely Bright"

deborahharries: "Loveliest of trees, the cherry now Is hung with bloom along the bough ..." (A E Housman, A Shropshire Lad 2). St Edburgha's Church, Old Yardley Village, today ...

contentmo: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

Angelo_Lorenzo: Because I liked you better Than suits a man to say, It irked you, and I promised To throw the thought away. - A.E. Housman

welfordwrites: On Wenlock Edge, a poem by A E Housman. A poem from “A Shropshire Lad” that relates modern angst to that of an ancient Roman. Click the link!

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SarcasmLiving: The house of delusions is cheap to build but drafty to live in. A. E. Housman

dowbboy: For Guy from A.E. Housman. To An Athlete Dying Young

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welfordwrites: The house of delusions is cheap to build but draughty to live in. A E Housman

AllOnFire: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

MrAppleberry_: Sometimes, do u feel indispensable? Like life will end the moment ur own life is ended? Go and read ‘Is my team Ploughing’ by E. A Housman

InkedHistorian: I always silently recite this poem amongst the fallen at battlefields. "Here dead lie we because we did not choose To live and shame the land from which we sprung. Life, to be sure, is nothing much to lose; But young men think it is, and we were young." A.E. Housman

Erogally: And if your hand or foot offend you,   Cut it off, lad, and be whole; But play the man, stand up and end you,   When your sickness is your soul. - A.E. Housman

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NotronZil: Easter Hymn A.E. Housman

ShubSinghKing: No one seems to know where creativity comes from or how it works. Poet A.E. Housman said he could no more define poetry than a terrier could define a rat. It has been defined as 'a leap across a chasm not bridgeable by reason'.

PoemsAudioHear: Loveliest of trees, the cherry now Is hung with bloom along the bough And stands about the woodland ride Wearing white for Eastertide From ‘A Shropshire Lad’ by A.E. Housman Please listen here for the whole poem:

platospupil: Loveliest of trees, the cherry now Is hung with bloom along the bough, And stands about the woodland ride Wearing white for Eastertide. –A. E. Housman (1859–1936)

mbharrington501: Loveliest of trees, the cherry now Is hung with bloom along the bough, And stands about the woodland ride Wearing white for Eastertide. –A. E. Housman (1859–1936)

_Theopolis: Easter Hymn by A.E. Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

DrDParry: But if, the grave rent and the stone rolled by, At the right hand of majesty on high You sit, and sitting so remember yet Your tears, your agony and bloody sweat, Your cross and passion and the life you gave, Bow hither out of heaven and see and save. (A.E. Housman) (2/2)

LissadellHouse: Into my heart an air that kills From yon far country blows: What are those blue remembered hills, What spires, what farms are those? That is the land of lost content, I see it shining plain The happy highways where I went And cannot come again. A.E.Housman

alibraryimplies: They shook, they stared as white’s their shirt: Them it was their poison hurt. —I tell the tale that I heard told. Mithridates, he died old. —terence, this is stupid stuff, a.e. housman

DurhamWASP: I, a stranger and afraid In a world I never made. A.E. Housman, The laws of God, the laws of man

Tightcontrol: How beautiful Shropshire is, we sat & listened to the rooks going to sleep. I also forget the poets who lived in our green valleys. “Clee to heaven the beacon burns, The shires have seen it plain, From north and south the sign returns And beacons burn again”. A.E. Housman.

sundayhandbag: "And since to look at things in bloom Fifty springs are little room, Into the garden I will go To see the cherry hung with snow." A E Housman (edited)

contentmo: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

MalikBedarBakht: The thoughts of others Were light and fleeting, Of lovers’ meeting Or luck or fame. Mine were of trouble, And mine were steady; So I was ready When trouble came. - A. E. Housman

thecaustic: Star and coronal and bell April underfoot renews, And the hope of man as well Flowers among the morning dews. A. E. Housman

herms613: The Laws of God, The Laws of Man - A.E. Housman

herms613: Oh Who Is That Young Sinner - A.E. Housman

PercevalPress: If a man will comprehend the richness and variety of the universe, and inspire his mind with a due measure of wonder and awe, he must contemplate the human intellect not only on its heights of genius but in its abysses of ineptitude. -A. E. Housman

elliotmjames: This seems like 100 years ago… yet it also seems like yesterday. As A. E. Housman said, “That is the land of lost content, I see it shining plain, the happy highways where I went and cannot come again.”

AllOnFire: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

EosPengwern: And since to look at things in bloom Fifty springs are little room, About the woodlands I will go To see the cherry hung with snow. A.E. Housman, from 'A Shropshire Lad' [Picture: the Severn at Shrewsbury, this afternoon]

EBloodaxe19: Into my heart an air that kills From yon far country blows: What are those blue remembered hills, What spires, what farms are those? That is the land of lost content, I see it shining plain, The happy highways where I went And cannot come again. A.E. Housman



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