"Reason is a supple nymph, and slippery as a fish by nature. She had as leave give her kiss to an absurdity any day, as to syllogistic truth. The absurdity may turn out truer."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."David Herbert Lawrence on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."David Herbert Lawrence on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."David Herbert Lawrence on Buddha
"I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant."David Herbert Lawrence on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."David Herbert Lawrence on Winston Churchill
"Ours is essentially a tragic age, so we refuse to take it tragically."
"Ours is an excessively conscious age. We know so much, we feel so little."
"The only justice is to follow the sincere intuition of the soul, angry or gentle. Anger is just, and pity is just, but judgement is never just."
"The business of art is to reveal the relation between man and his environment."
"Design in art, is a recognition of the relation between various things, various elements in the creative flux. You can't invent a design. You recognize it, in the fourth dimension. That is, with your blood and your bones, as well as with your eyes."