I never saw a wild thing
sorry for itself.
A small bird will drop frozen dead from a bough
without ever having felt sorry for itself.
Â Wikipedia article about DH Lawrence: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/D._H._Lawrence
Â Quoted several times in the movie G.I. Jane.
- O the stale old dogs who pretend to guard
- the morals of the masses,
- how smelly they make the great back-yard
- wetting after everyone that passes.
- — excerpt, The Young and Their Moral Guardians