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London Quote of the Month

28 Feb

“London doesn’t love the latent or the lurking, has neither time, nor taste, nor sense for anything less discernible than the red flag in front of the steam-roller. It wants cash over the counter and letters ten feet high.”

Henry James, The Awkward Age (1899), Bk. I, Ch.

London Quote of the Month

30 Sep

“Nowhere else is so much human life gathered together …”
—Henry James, An English Easter, 1877

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