Michael Leunig

Top 339 Calm Quotes

“I like my world to be calm.” ― Aaron Taylor-Johnson “I begin to think, that a calm is not desirable in any situation in life. Man was made for action and for bustle too, I believe.” ― Abigail Adams “In zombie horror, the juxtaposition of the calm world of the living and the menace of …

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Top 6167 Who Quotes

“Bores can be divided into two classes; those who have their own particular subject, and those who do not need a subject.” ― A. A. Milne “I can write better than anybody who can write faster, and I can write faster than anybody who can write better.” ― A. J. Liebling “I’m the type of …

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Top 112 Tyranny Quotes

“For somehow this disease inheres in tyranny, never to trust one’s friends.” ― Aeschylus “Death is softer by far than tyranny.” ― Aeschylus “I just became what I call an ‘anti-fascist novelist.’ There is no word that covers both the fascists and the Communists, which mean different things to people, but of course they’re the …

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Top 1386 Struggle Quotes

“Justice is never given; it is exacted and the struggle must be continuous for freedom is never a final fact, but a continuing evolving process to higher and higher levels of human, social, economic, political and religious relationship.” ― A. Philip Randolph “Human curiosity, the urge to know, is a powerful force and is perhaps …

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Top 1726 Poetry Quotes

“I was proud my father spoke Arabic fluently – his father sent him to learn Arabic from a sheikh – and we had Arab friends. His task of understanding the Arabs – not only politics but poetry – was very important; he took it as a vocation.” ― A. B. Yehoshua “Even when poetry has …

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Top 1957 Creative Quotes