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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

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

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

Mary_Rauch: “A Shropshire Lad” by A.E. Housman

jprapke: Loveliest of Trees, the Cherry Now by A. E. Housman Loveliest of trees, the cherry now Is hung with bloom along the bough, And stands about the woodland ride Wearing white for Eastertide. Now, of my threescore years and ten, Twenty will not come aga…

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

andyojones: WITH rue my heart is laden For golden friends I had, For many a rose-lipt maiden And many a lightfoot lad. By brooks too broad for leaping The lightfoot boys are laid; The rose-lipt girls are sleeping In fields where roses fade. A.E. Housman "Too broad" gets me!

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

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

DashaKuzminl: Into My Heart an Air that Kills ❤️ 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

Kulambq: "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

JoannaMarieHall: “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

regcrawford3: Appropriately for Ash Wednesday, this is the first ‘Lenten lily’ variety of daffodil to bloom in the arboretum. It came into flower today. Here’s A E Housman’s rather dark lines from The Lent Lily: And there’s the Lenten lily That has not long to stay And dies on Easter Day.

haymanfelix: “Give me a land of boughs in leaf A land of trees that stand; Where trees are fallen there is grief; I love no leafless land.” ― 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

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

StylePoems: "Here on the level sand Between the sea and land What shall I build or write Against the fall of night? Tell me of runes to grave That hold the bursting wave, Or bastions to design For longer date than mine." - 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

war_poets: 16 February 1915 Edward Thomas writes ‘A.E. Housman can’t let me use him in my anthology because he has always said No to anthologists but he atoned by praising my Swinburne, which is the highest compliment I have had yet. You see I care more than 2 pins about myself.’

Dexili3: The book in the film, "A Shropshire Lad", was an actual book published in 1896. Written by English poet A. E. Housman, it consisted of 63 poems.

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

SteffOhanesian: 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

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

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

Atern0: 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. -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

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!

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

arealmofwonder: 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

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

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

QuoteResearch: . . . gentlemen who use MSS (manuscripts) as drunkards use lamp-posts,—not to light them on their way but to dissimulate their instability. A. E. Housman, 1903, M. Manilii: Astronomicon, Translation and Analysis

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

thauma_idesthai: appropriately the glass stands atop A. E. Housman's "Selected Prose," a compilation of some of the greatest scholarly invective ever printed

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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

thauma_idesthai: a. e. housman's "the application of thought to textual criticism" has always been a very good particular application of this principle. doing the reading brings you up to speed: it does nothing if you refuse to think as well

KEHSkinazi: Clarence Darrow was hired for the defense. He gave a speech lasting TWELVE hours long, citing the effects of the Great War and quoting a poem by A. E. Housman. You just don’t get that kind of beautiful lawyering anymore, do you? This was a year before the Scopes monkey trial.

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

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

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

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

dan_pericles: A.E. Housman to two very different students at different times, E.H. Carr and Enoch Powell: "Accuracy is not a virtue. It is an obligation."

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

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

michaeldweiss: Me on A.E. Housman, and why he’s been my lockdown touchstone:

bub_zombie: “Who made the world I cannot tell; 'Tis made, and here I am in hell.” ― A.E. Housman

waywardshamrock: 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

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

MelanieJaxn: "Tell me not here, it needs not saying, What tune the enchantress plays In aftermaths of soft September Or under blanching mays, For she and I were long acquainted And I knew all her ways." ~ A. E. Housman (art by Rolf Armstrong)

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

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

melbidentity: Shake Hands - A E Housman

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

Nabin18329086: Because I liked you better Than suits a man to say, It irked you, and I promised To throw the thought away. To put the world between us We parted, stiff and dry; ‘Good-bye,’ said you, ‘forget me.’ ‘I will, no fear’, said I. - A.E Housman

escalanatural: "Existence is not itself a good thing, that we should spend a lifetime securing its necessaries". - A. E. Housman, introductory lecture as professor of Latin at University College, London (1892)

shinto_se: 01.28.2021 * YONDER SEE THE MORNING BLINK * A. E. Housman - 'A POEM for ...

vickieono: Lol, one of my HS students just summarized A.E. Housman’s poem, “To an Athlete Dying Young,” perfectly! He said, “It’s all great until you’re dead.”

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

BrownLornab: With rue my heart is laden, For golden friends I had. For many a rose-lipt maiden, And many a lightfoot lad. By brooks too broad for leaping The lightfoot boys are laid. The rose-lipt girls are sleeping In fields where roses fade. A E Housman

BrownLornab: 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

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

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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AnnaSaund1: My father was a fan of A.E Housman, understandably, and he used to read his deeply moving work to us. Thank goodness poetry contains and keeps all that is gone. “Is my team ploughing, That I was used to drive And hear the harness jingle When I was man alive?”

stocktonlibrary: This evening Deb is reading 'On Wenlock Edge' by A.E Housman' from 'Friends, A Poem for Every Day of the Year'. Check it out:

HearsayTerence: I promise nothing: friends will part; All things may end, for all began; And truth and singleness of heart Are mortal even as is man. But this unlucky love should last When answered passions thin to air; Eternal fate so deep has cast Its sure foundation of despair. 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

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

Kulambq: It's hard to pick the best scene of Inspector Morse, but John Thaw reciting A. E. Housman's "How Clear, How Lovely Bright" and speaking about the importance of Wagner - under the shadow of looming death - make it a perfect scene for me.

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

MrInteriority: “I, a stranger and afraid In a world I never made.” A. E. Housman

clairestohr: 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 (1859-1936)

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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mniqramyusni: “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. ‘How clear, how lovely bright’.

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

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

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

Idzabela: (...) Life, to be sure, Is nothing much to lose, But young men think it is, And we were young. by A. E. Housman

DurrellSociety: And winterfalls of old Are with me from the past — 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

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

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

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

Adeimantus2: OGOTS looks at the classical scholar whose melancholic collection of poetry accompanied many a young man to the Great War: A E Housman's A Shropshire Lad.

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

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

BeckyLowePoet: E.A.Housman's definition of a good poem was one that makes the hairs of your chin bristle if you repeat it silently whilst shaving. Wishing you poems that make your hairs bristle and your toes tingle!

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Monkey7771: "The Laws of God, The Laws of Man" by A.E. Housman (poetry reading)

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

javaroni: "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

HearsayTerence: The 'A Shropshire Lad' Rose bred by David Austin in Shropshire. They're named after A. E. Housman's cycle of poems about Shropshire.

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

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

PlaidBarbarian: - Fragment of a Greek Tragedy, A. E. Housman c. 1901

nytimesbooks: In the back of his mind as he began writing, Gabriel Byrne said, were A.E. Housman’s “A Shropshire Lad” and Wordsworth’s “Tintern Abbey,” which couples nostalgia with the harsh reality that the past is irrevocably gone



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