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William Morris Poems | Quotes | Articles

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William Morris poems, biography, quotes, examples of poetry, articles, essays and more. The best William Morris resource with comprehensive poet information, a list of poems, short poems, quotations, best poems, poet's works and more.

William Morris Biography...An English artist and poet.. English textile designer artist writer and libertarian socialist associated with the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood English Arts and Crafts Movement


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Morris Quotes

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Quote Left I love art, and I love history, but it is living art and living history that I love. It is in the interest of living art and living history that I oppose so-called restoration. What history can there be in a building bedaubed with ornament, which cannot at the best be anything but a hopeless and lifeless imitation of the hope and vigor of the earlier world? Quote Right
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Quote Left Without the Empire we should be tossed like a cork in the cross current of world politics. It is at once our sword and our shield. Quote Right
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Quote Left Of rich men it telleth, and strange is the story how they have, and they hanker, and grip far and wide; And they live and they die, and the earth and its glory has been but a burden they scarce might abide. Quote Right
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Quote Left If you want a golden rule that will fit everything, this is it: Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful. Quote Right
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Quote Left You can always draw as well as you know how to. I flatter myself that I feel more than I express on canvas; but I know that is not so. Quote Right
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