David Lindsay’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite David Lindsay Quotes 

David Lindsay, a writer whom I am guessing you love? Here are our 10 best David Lindsay quotes for you to enjoy. At Australia Unwrapped we believe every book has at least one quotable line, and our mission is to find them all. Here you will find David Lindsay’s top 10 popular and famous quotes. Like every good writer David Lindsay made a number of memorable quotes, here are some of our favourites: 

Popular Quotes

“Who knows what any man can do?”
― David Lindsay, A Voyage to Arcturus

 “Someone has described love to you. You have had it described to you. You have heard that it is a small, fearful, selfish joy. It is not that—it is wild, and scornful, and sportive, and bloody…. How should you know.”
― David Lindsay, A Voyage to Arcturus

“Leave the past alone, it cannot be reshaped. The future alone is ours. It starts fresh and clean from this very minute.”
― David Lindsay, A Voyage to Arcturus

 “Where do you come from?”

“From the planet of a distant sun, called Earth.”

“What for?”

“I was tired of vulgarity.”
― David Lindsay, A Voyage to Arcturus

 “Attach yourself to truth, not to me. For I may die before you, but the truth will accompany you to your death.”
― David Lindsay, A Voyage to Arcturus

 “I dream with open eyes,’ he answered, looking around at the door, ‘and others see my dreams. That is all.”
― David Lindsay, A Voyage to Arcturus

“You may be sure that a question which requires music for an answer can’t be put into words. ”
― David Lindsay, A Voyage to Arcturus

 “He was travel stained, unkempt, and very tired, but his soul was at peace.”
― David Lindsay, A Voyage to Arcturus

“Can the memory of love be worth more than its presence and reality?”
― David Lindsay, A Voyage to Arcturus

“A natural man lives for himself; a lover lives for others.”
― David Lindsay, A Voyage to Arcturus

10 Famous Quotes by Author David Lindsay

Quotes for all, here you found our selection of 10 David Lindsay quotes. Make sure you help by commenting your best David Lindsay quote below and sharing our favourite authors so we can look them up, read some of their works and give you the best quotes we can find. We hope you enjoyed our top 10 quotes by David Lindsay. However, feel free to comment below if you disagree or would like to include some other great and memorable David Lindsay quotes in our list. 

One Final Bonus – David Lindsay Quote 

“His forehead, however, was disfigured by what looked like a haphazard assortment of eyes, eight in number, of different sizes and shapes. They went in pairs, and whenever two were in use, it was indicated by a peculiar shining – the rest remained dull, until their turn came. In addition to the upper eyes he had the two lower ones, but they were vacant and lifeless. This extraordinary battery of eyes, alternatively alive and dead, gave the young man an appearance of almost alarming mental activity.”
― David Lindsay, A Voyage to Arcturus

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