William Watson - Quotes

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Hate and mistrust are the children of blindness. ---->>>

We hold our hate too choice a thing, for light and careless lavishing. ---->>>

Empires dissolve and peoples disappear, song passes not away. ---->>>

The thirst to know and understand, a large and liberal discontent. ---->>>

Yes, threadbare seem his songs, to lettered ken - they were worn threadbare next the hearts of men. ---->>>

Personally, I do not believe that we shall have greater armaments in the future than we have had in the past. On the contrary, I believe there will be a gradual diminution in this respect. ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: August 2, 1858
Birthplace: Burley-in-Wharfedale, Yorkshire
Die: 08-13, 1935
Occupation: Poet

Sir William Watson (2 August 1858 – 11 August 1935) was an English poet, popular in his time for the celebratory content, and famous for the controversial political content, of his verse. Initially popularly recognised, he was then neglected because of changing tastes.(wikipedia)