Quotation by D.H. Lawrence

While the white man keeps the impetus of his own proud, onward march, the dark races will yield and serve, perforce. But let the white man once have a misgiving about his own leadership, and the dark races will at once attack him, to pull him down into the old gulfs.
D.H. (David Herbert) Lawrence (1885–1930), British author. Originally published by Knopf (1926). The Plumed Serpent, ch. 9, Vintage Books (1951).
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