Lytton Strachey Quotes

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Born: 1880-03-01,
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Died: Ham, Wiltshire, 1932-01-21
Occupation: Author, critic

1.
The old interests of aristocracy - the romance of action, the exalted passions of chivalry and war - faded into the background, and their place was taken by the refined and intimate pursuits of peace and civilization.
- Lytton Strachey

2.
The stability and peace which seemed to be so firmly established by the brilliant monarchy of Francis I vanished with the terrible outbreak of the Wars of Religion.
- Lytton Strachey

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