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quotation: ” We are willing enough to praise freedom when she is safely tucked away in the past and cannot be a nuisance….”E. M. Forster


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We are willing enough to praise freedom when she is safely tucked away in the past and cannot be a nuisance. In the present, amidst dangers whose outcome we cannot foresee, we get nervous about her, and admit censorship.E. M. Forster (1879-1970) Discuss

quotation: E. M. Forster


 One always tends to overpraise a long book because one has got through it.

E. M. Forster (1879-1970) Discuss

quotation: E. M. Forster


Have you ever noticed that there are people who do things which are most indelicate, and yet at the same time—beautiful?E. M. Forster (1879-1970) Discuss

quotation: We are not concerned with the very poor. They are unthinkable, and only to be approached by the statistician or the poet. E. M. Forster


We are not concerned with the very poor. They are unthinkable, and only to be approached by the statistician or the poet.

E. M. Forster (1879-1970) Discuss

quotation: It is my fate and perhaps my temperament to sign agreements with fools. E. M. Forster


It is my fate and perhaps my temperament to sign agreements with fools.

E. M. Forster (1879-1970) Discuss

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The most successful career must show a waste of strength that might have removed mountains, and the most unsuccessful is not that of the man who is taken unprepared, but of him who has prepared and is never taken. On a tragedy of that kind our national morality is duly silent.

E. M. Forster (1879-1970) Discuss

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