Louis MacNeice Quote

Many people take to animals to escape from human beings - but often, it turns out, because they find the animals so human. Others, of whom I am one, find animals a delightful change just because they are not human and never can be.


Selected Prose of Louis MacNeice, Wild and Domestic (p. 49), Oxford University Press. 1990

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Many people take to animals to escape from human beings - but often, it turns out, because they find the animals so human. Others, of whom I am one,...

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Many people take to animals to escape from human beings - but often, it turns out, because they find the animals so human. Others, of whom I am one,...

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Many people take to animals to escape from human beings - but often, it turns out, because they find the animals so human. Others, of whom I am one,...

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Many people take to animals to escape from human beings - but often, it turns out, because they find the animals so human. Others, of whom I am one,...