Warning: filesize(): stat failed for /var/www/vhosts/quotationsbook.com/application/shared/cache/cache.storage.quotationsbook.com//sqlite/db1 in /var/www/vhosts/quotationsbook.com/application/releases/20141021120659/framework/application/templates/snippets/phpfastcache/drivers/sqlite.php on line 84
Patrick Kavanagh Quotes - Quotations Book

Quotes by Patrick Kavanagh

Get quotes of the day


How do you feel today?    I feel ...

Patrick Kavanagh (21 October 1904 - 30 November 1967) was an Irish poet.

Add to my favourites Get these quotes on a PDF
Malice is only another name for mediocrity.

A man is original when he speaks the truth that has always been known to all good men.
It is impossible to read the daily press without being diverted from reality. You are full of enthusiasm for the eternal verities -- life is worth living, and then out of sinful curiosity you open a newspaper. You are disillusioned and wrecked.
A sweeping statement is the only statement worth listening to. The critic without faith gives balanced opinions, usually about second-rate writers.
Actors are loved because they are unoriginal. Actors stick to their script. The unoriginal man is loved by the mediocrity because this kind of artistic expression is something to which the merest five-eighth can climb.

Get Quotes of the Day

Your daily dose of thought, inspiration and motivation.