” What is this life if, full of care, we have no time to stand and stare? “


” Mother’s father and brothers all took great interest in pugilism, and they knew the game well from much practice of their own. They were never so much delighted as when I visited them with a black eye or a bloody nose, at which time they would be at the trouble to give cunning points as to how to meet an opponent according to his weight and height. “


” It has always been a wonder to me where my conversational power has gone: at the present time, I cannot impress the most ordinary men. “


” I had now been in the United States of America something like five years, working here and there as the inclination seized me, which, I must confess, was not often. I was certainly getting some enjoyment out of life, but now and then the waste of time appalled me, for I still have a conviction that I was born to a different life. “



All 4 W. H. Davies Quotes about Time in picture


What is this life if, full of care, we have no time to stand and stare?
Mother
It has always been a wonder to me where my conversational power has gone: at the present time, I cannot impress the most ordinary men.
I had now been in the United States of America something like five years, working here and there as the inclination seized me, which, I must confess, was not often. I was certainly getting some enjoyment out of life, but now and then the waste of time appalled me, for I still have a conviction that I was born to a different life.

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