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T. E. Lawrence quotes and sayings

Soldier | Born: August 16, 1888 - Died: May 19, 1935
T. E. Lawrence motivational quote : A thick headcloth forms a good protection against the sun, and if you wear a hat your best Arab friends will be ashamed of you in public.
T. E. Lawrence motivational quote : The dreamers of the day are dangerous... for they may act their dream with open eyes, to make it possible.
T. E. Lawrence motivational quote : If you wear Arab things, wear the best. Clothes are significant among the tribes, and you must wear the appropriate, and appear at ease in them. Dress like a Sherif, if they agree to it.
T. E. Lawrence motivational quote : When I am angry, I pray God to swing our globe into the fiery sun and prevent the sorrows of the not-yet-born: but when I am content, I want to lie forever in the shade, till I become a shade myself.
T. E. Lawrence motivational quote : The greatest commander is he whose intuitions most nearly happen.
T. E. Lawrence motivational quote : To have news value is to have a tin can tied to one's tail.
T. E. Lawrence motivational quote : Nine-tenths of tactics are certain, and taught in books: but the irrational tenth is like the kingfisher flashing across the pool, and that is the test of generals.
T. E. Lawrence motivational quote : Half a calamity is better than a whole one.
T. E. Lawrence motivational quote : Misery, anger, indignation, discomfort-those conditions produce literature. Contentment-never. So there you are.