What Would William Morris Say?

Golden Type designed by William Morris

Print is dead? What would William Morris say?

Morris, print lover

“If I were asked to say what is at once the most important production of Art and the thing most to be longed for; I should answer; A beautiful House; and if I were further asked to name the production next in importance and the thing next to be longed for; I should answer; A beautiful Book. To enjoy good houses and good books in self-respect and decent comfort, seems to me to be the pleasurable end towards which all societies of human beings ought now to struggle.”

Thank you!

Morris (the one with the print lover's beard)

One thought on “What Would William Morris Say?

  1. Ganzeer

    Who knows? Maybe if he were alive today and raised in this day and age he would’ve said the pleasurable end which all societies of human beings ought now to struggle is to enjoy attaining knowledge from beautiful websites on the information super highway.

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