Quotation by E.M. Forster

Our life on earth is, and ought to be, material and carnal. But we have not yet learned to manage our materialism and carnality properly; they are still entangled with the desire for ownership.
E.M. (Edward Morgan) Forster (1879–1970), British novelist, essayist. repr. In Abinger Harvest (1927). "My Wood," (1926).
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