Quotes by John Steinbeck, The Moon is Down

Free men cannot start a war, but once it is started, they can fight on in defeat. Herd men, followers of a leader, cannot do that, and so it is always the herd men who win battles and the free men who win wars.

John Steinbeck, The Moon is Down

Other Great Authors

From the sublime to the ridiculous is but a step.


Only grown-ups have difficulty with childproof bottles.

Joe Moore

Hope is not the conviction that something will turn out well, but the certainty that something makes sense, regardless of how it turns out.

Vaclev Havel

Be not afraid of life. Believe that life IS worth living and your belief will help create the fact.

James Truslow Adams

The older I grow, the less important the comma becomes. Let the reader catch his own breath.

Elizabeth Clarkson Zwart

Life is unbearable, but death is not so pleasant either.

Assyrian Proverb »

The people and circumstances around me do not MAKE me what I am, they REVEAL who I am.

Dr. Laura Schlessinger »

The education of the will is the object of our existence.

Ralph Waldo Emerson »