Leo Rosten Quotes

- Notable Leo Rosten Quotes Index -

Born: April 11, 1908, Łódź, Poland
Birth Country: Poland
Died: New York City, New York, USA, February 19, 1997
Occupation: Author, Educator, Humorist

A conservative is one who admires radicals centuries after they're dead.
- Leo Rosten

Courage is the capacity to confront what can be imagined.
- Leo Rosten

Extremists think 'communication' means agreeing with them.
- Leo Rosten

Happiness comes only when we push our brains and hearts to the farthest reaches of which we are capable.
- Leo Rosten

Humor is the affectionate communication of insight.
- Leo Rosten

I learned that it is the weak who are cruel, and that gentleness is to be expected only from the strong.
- Leo Rosten

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