Leo Rosten Quotes

Who on Earth is Leo Rosten?

American humorist

Born April 11, 1908
Died February 19, 1997

Best 6 Quotes by Leo Rosten

“A conservative is one who admires radicals centuries after they're dead.”

Leo Rosten

“I never cease being dumbfounded by the unbelievable things people believe.”

Leo Rosten

“Some things are so unexpected that no one is prepared for them.”

Leo Rosten

“The purpose of life is not to be happy—but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you lived at all.”

Leo Rosten

“Words must surely be counted among the most powerful drugs man ever invented.”

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"Captain Newman, M. D." Quotes

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

Leo Rosten
Captain Newman, M. D.