T. E. Lawrence Quotes and its meanings

T. E. Lawrence has written on many topics. Some of the topics he has discussed most are as follows;

Architecture Dreams Family Fear Men Truth

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What does T. E. Lawrence write about?

T. E. Lawrence has written on many topics but he is most famous for his work about architecture, dreams, family, fear, men & truth. People always share Architecture quotes, Dreams quotes, family, fear, men & truth from his literary works.

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Here are the top most famous quotes by T. E. Lawrence.

  • All the revision in the world will not save a bad first draft: for the architecture of the thing comes, or fails to come, in the first conception, and revision only affects the detail and ornament, alas!
  • All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible.
  • Men have looked upon the desert as barren land, the free holding of whoever chose but in fact each hill and valley in it had a man who was its acknowledged owner and would quickly assert the right of his family or clan to it, against aggression.
  • It seemed that rebellion must have an unassailable base, something guarded not merely from attack, but from the fear of it: such a base as we had in the Red Sea Parts, the desert, or in the minds of the men we converted to our creed.
  • I've been & am absurdly over-estimated. There are no supermen & I'm quite ordinary, & will say so whatever the artistic results. In that point I'm one of the few people who tell the truth about myself.