Quotation by D.H. Lawrence

To the Puritan, all things are impure, as somebody says.
D.H. (David Herbert) Lawrence (1885–1930), British author. Etruscan Places, "Cerveteri," (written 1927, published 1932).

Lawrence was probably thinking of St. Paul's words in the New Testament: "Unto the pure all things are pure." (Titus 1:15).
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