Travel can be one of the most rewarding forms of introspection.

Lawrence Durrell Travel Quote

The richest love is that which submits to the arbitration of time.

Lawrence Durrell Love Quote

The appalling thing is the degree of charity women are capable of. You see it all the time… love lavished on absolute fools. Love’s a charity ward you know.

Lawrence Durrell Women Quote

Old age is an insult. It’s like being smacked.

Lawrence Durrell Age Quote

Music was invented to confirm human loneliness.

Lawrence Durrell Music Quote

Like all young men I set out to be a genius but mercifully laughter intervened.

Lawrence Durrell Men Quote

It is not love that is blind but jealousy.

Lawrence Durrell Jealousy Quote

I had become with the approach of night once more aware of loneliness and time – those two companions without whom no journey can yield us anything.

Lawrence Durrell Time Quote

History is an endless repetition of the wrong way of living.

Lawrence Durrell History Quote

For us artists there waits the joyous compromise through art with all that wounded or defeated us in daily life in this way not to evade destiny as the ordinary people try to do but to fulfil it in its true potential – the imagination.

Lawrence Durrell Imagination Quote