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Turvey Australian quotes by Robert M. Parker, Jr.
#1. Generally speaking, when Australian winemakers try to make delicate, European-styled wines of finesse and lightness, the wines often come across as pale imitations of the originals. One exception is Australian Riesling, delicious, dry wines meant to be consumed in their first two years of life. #Quote by Robert M. Parker, Jr.
Turvey Australian quotes by Kevin Rudd
#2. As nations we should also commit afresh to righting past wrongs. In Australia we began this recently with the first Australians - the oldest continuing culture in human history. On behalf of the Australian Parliament, this year I offered an apology to indigenous Australians for the wrongs they had suffered in the past. #Quote by Kevin Rudd
Turvey Australian quotes by Bob Hawke
#3. By 1990, no Australian child will be living in poverty. #Quote by Bob Hawke
Turvey Australian quotes by Sadiq Khan
#4. How is it having more control if there are young people stifled the opportunities that we had? #Quote by Sadiq Khan
Turvey Australian quotes by Steve Irwin
#5. I'm a proud Australian, a very, very proud Australian. #Quote by Steve Irwin
Turvey Australian quotes by Timothy Bottoms
#6. No Australian today is responsible for what happened on our colonial frontier. But we are responsible for not acknowledging what happened. If we do not, our integrity as a nation is flawed and we are shamed as a people for perpetuating a lie. #Quote by Timothy Bottoms
Turvey Australian quotes by Nick Minchin
#7. It is absolutely outrageous that a spin doctor for Labor's NBN Co is being paid $450,000 per annum by Australian taxpayers to promote a company that generates no revenue, has no customers and provides no services to anybody #Quote by Nick Minchin
Turvey Australian quotes by John Capozzi
#8. Many years ago, a large American shoe company sent two sales reps to different parts of the Australian outback. A while later, the company received a telegram from each. The first said, 'No business here - the natives don't wear shoes.' The second said, 'Great opportunity here - the natives don't wear shoes.' #Quote by John Capozzi
Turvey Australian quotes by Mem Fox
#9. My Mother was a very wild Australian woman. When we were in Africa she could kill a snake with one blow from a crow bar, which she kept at the back door. #Quote by Mem Fox
Turvey Australian quotes by Samantha Stosur
#10. That $27,000 that a young player will now get just for making the main draw at the Australian Open is huge. It can set them up for a couple of months which at that level you really do need that kind of help. It sounds like a lot of money, but when you're travelling the world trying to make it as a tennis player, it doesn't last long. #Quote by Samantha Stosur
Turvey Australian quotes by Guy Pearce
#11. It's hard to pinpoint why all of a sudden a group of Australian films will be doing well and why they perhaps are better made than some from the past. #Quote by Guy Pearce
Turvey Australian quotes by Tim Winton
#12. Few landscapes have been so deeply known. And fewer still have been so lightly inhabited. #Quote by Tim Winton
Turvey Australian quotes by Gough Whitlam
#13. Hostility towards China distorted Australia's international affairs for 20 years until 1972, but reconciliation with China 30 years ago had produced a quarter century of constructive bipartisan relations with our region and the world, unmatched in Australian history. #Quote by Gough Whitlam
Turvey Australian quotes by Elle Lothlorien
#14. Fun fact: You may hug koalas in the Australian state of New South Wales, but not in Queensland. So ... if you didn't hug your koala nice and tight before you got here to Sydney, you're going to be shit out of luck until we go back to Surfer's Paradise. #Quote by Elle Lothlorien
Turvey Australian quotes by Bill Bryson
#15. In January of that year, according to a report written in America by a Times reporter, scientists were seriously investigating the possibility that a mysterious seismic disturbance in the remote Australian outback almost four years earlier had been a nuclear explosion set off by members of the Japanese doomsday cult Aum Shinrikyo. #Quote by Bill Bryson
Turvey Australian quotes by Julie Bishop
#16. The Australian economy is resilient, but business and consumer confidence is fragile. #Quote by Julie Bishop
Turvey Australian quotes by James Hird
#17. I'm not sure (whether Demetriou did anything wrong). I wouldn't have thought so ... but I'm not the ACC (Australian Crime Commission), I'm not ASADA. I'm a football coach trying to coach a game. #Quote by James Hird
Turvey Australian quotes by David Chalmers
#18. Although I'm Australian, I find myself much more in sympathy with the Austrian version! #Quote by David Chalmers
Turvey Australian quotes by Leviak B. Kelly
#19. The Australian Aboriginal cave paintings, from this period, are the first hints of religion that humans have as proof of religious behaviour. The caves in which the paintings are found date to 50,000 years ago through forensic geology and carbon dating. Most of the images found in their religious stories and ceremonies are depicted in these caves. We also have confirmation from the aborigines themselves that these images are their religious images. These paintings also are likely to be significant evidence for linking the use of Amanita Muscaria to its use 50,000 years ago. This is because 50,000 years ago was when humanity entered Australia and also because Amanita Muscaria produces religious like experiences. #Quote by Leviak B. Kelly
Turvey Australian quotes by Gideon Haigh
#20. Nearly 30 years since his only tour of Australia, mention of Tavaré still occasions winces and groans. Despite its continental lilt, his name translates into Australian as a very British brand of obduracy, that Trevor Baileyesque quality of making every ditch a last one. #Quote by Gideon Haigh
Turvey Australian quotes by John Howard
#21. There is a very special place in the Australian psyche for sport. It is one of the pillars of the Australian way of life. You don't really understand what makes the Australian nation tick unless you understand the great affection Australians have for sport. #Quote by John Howard
Turvey Australian quotes by Rachel Griffiths
#22. I grew up on cricket and I think Australian kids are getting so Americanized, you know? #Quote by Rachel Griffiths
Turvey Australian quotes by Quentin Bryce
#23. I think we have to keep working enormously hard to see that every single Indigenous child - every Australian child - has true equality of opportunity. We've got to work harder at it. I think, you know, the heartland issue for us is the gap; the gap in life expectancy in this country. #Quote by Quentin Bryce
Turvey Australian quotes by Bill Bryson
#24. The author says the earliest Australian aborigines devoted extraordinary amounts of energy to enterprises no one now can understand. #Quote by Bill Bryson
Turvey Australian quotes by Alice Clayton
#25. It's always the accent that drives you American women crazy. I'd no idea you fancied it, too ... " he trailed off.
"Oooh, fancied it. Say more like that," I begged, smiling into the pillow.
"Like what, Grace?"
"Talk British to me," I whispered, only half joking.
"Dustbins."
"More," I encouraged.
"Crumpets."
"More!" I demanded.
"Knickers."
If I could hear Jack Hamilton say a second word for the rest of my life, it would be knickers.
"Say put another shrimp on the barbie!" I cried.
"Grace, that's Australian," he chided.
"Say it!"
"Fine. Put another shrimp on the barbie. Bloody hell," he muttered.
"Aaaahhhhhhh!" I screamed into the phone. #Quote by Alice Clayton
Turvey Australian quotes by Geraldine Brooks
#26. 'You've got mail!' exclaims the cheery automaton at America Online. The flag on the mailbox icon waves invitingly on my computer screen. For a second, I'm 10 years old again, waiting for the postman's whistle to slice the stillness of an Australian afternoon. #Quote by Geraldine Brooks
Turvey Australian quotes by Paul Keating
#27. I think the Australian people are very conscientious. During the 1980s and 1990s we proved they will respond conscientiously to necessary reforms. They mightn't like them but they'll accept them. But reforms have to be presented in a digestible format. #Quote by Paul Keating
Turvey Australian quotes by Barry Humphries
#28. I've turned from an ordinary Australian housewife into a gigastar, icon, talk-show host, swami, spin doctor ... and now I'm a style guru! #Quote by Barry Humphries
Turvey Australian quotes by Jonathan LaPaglia
#29. Acting for me was hard enough without having to think of the accent. And also, when I was auditioning for stuff I would walk into the room with an Australian accent, and I would do the audition in an American accent, and they would invariably say, 'Yeah, it's that good, but I can still hear the oddity coming through.' #Quote by Jonathan LaPaglia
Turvey Australian quotes by Billy Marshall Stoneking
#30. The burning off and the gathering together are one. #Quote by Billy Marshall Stoneking
Turvey Australian quotes by Hugh Mackay
#31. It is the misfortune of contemporary leaders, across the whole spectrum of Australian life, that the community's demand for strong leadership is growing in direct proportion to our lack of confidence in ourselves. The end of this century is an unusually difficult time to be a leader in Australia. #Quote by Hugh Mackay
Turvey Australian quotes by John Donohoe
#32. It's just logic- what went in.....didn't come out!
The amount of jewellery stolen in over 600 of Ben Hall's robberies has not been found.
Apart from a few small discoveries, no-one has put up their hand as to finding a large cache of stolen goods.
My assumption then is: it's still out there! #Quote by John Donohoe
Turvey Australian quotes by Kevin Rudd
#33. With the Australian Government paying more of the hospital bills, it will have the incentive to make sure people are treated through less expensive and more appropriate primary care services. #Quote by Kevin Rudd
Turvey Australian quotes by Colin Thiele
#34. Dr Piper smiled hugely like a big cherub. 'Of course it's wonderful. The whole world is wonderful. Everything is made to fit into its place. And you and Kirsty are the most wonderful of all. Just look at the way you are made. #Quote by Colin Thiele
Turvey Australian quotes by Hugh Mackay
#35. If I were asked about what to do about the level of insecurity and anxiety in contemporary Australian society, I wouldn't start with politics and I wouldn't say too much about terrorism. I'd suggest as a first step, that you invite the neighbours over for a drink this weekend. Today a drink, tomorrow a barbeque, pretty soon, a community. #Quote by Hugh Mackay
Turvey Australian quotes by Iggy Azalea
#36. I think stupid people are surprised that I'm Australian. It's a small-minded; we live in a global community, but I suppose some people still are small-minded. #Quote by Iggy Azalea
Turvey Australian quotes by Richard Di Natale
#37. Tony Abbott might think coal's good for humanity, of course it was an important driver in the story of the Australian nation. But when we're talking about the 21st Century and those industries that are gonna take us forward, it won't be coal. #Quote by Richard Di Natale
Turvey Australian quotes by Carolyn Kizer
#38. I didn't learn much about writing at Sarah Lawrence, but I learned a lot about the sources of poems - dreams, myth, history - from the really great teachers, Joseph Campbell, Charles Trinkhaus, Bert Loewenberg, and a young Australian anthropologist named Harry Hawthorne. #Quote by Carolyn Kizer
Turvey Australian quotes by Ann Macbeth
#39. All the arts are predominantly national, and therefore the Australian Film Commission should be funding us. The battle gets more and more vicious each year. #Quote by Ann Macbeth
Turvey Australian quotes by Megan Jacobson
#40. Everybody's good when they're good, darling. You don't judge a person by that. It's how they act when things aren't good that tells you who they really are. #Quote by Megan Jacobson
Turvey Australian quotes by Kevin Rudd
#41. Well Australia's been in Afghanistan from the get go, way back in 2001, but we have been resolute throughout and with support from both sides of Australian politics. #Quote by Kevin Rudd
Turvey Australian quotes by Eliezer Yudkowsky
#42. The glass display cases had shown rock-throwers crafted by the Australian aborigines - like giant wooden shoehorns, they'd looked, but smoothed and carved and ornamented with the most painstaking care. In the 40,000 years since anatomically modern humans had migrated to Australia from Asia, nobody had invented the bow-and-arrow. It really made you appreciate how non-obvious was the idea of Progress. Why would you even think of Invention as something important, if all your history's heroic tales were of great warriors and defenders instead of Thomas Edison? How could anyone possibly have suspected, while carving a rock-thrower with painstaking care, that someday human beings would invent rocket ships and nuclear energy? #Quote by Eliezer Yudkowsky
Turvey Australian quotes by Liev Schreiber
#43. I am very good with dialects, but the two that I can't do for some reason are the South African and Australian. #Quote by Liev Schreiber
Turvey Australian quotes by Amanda Lindhout
#44. Accompanied by an Australian photographer named Nigel Brennan, I'd gone to Somalia to work as a freelance journalist, on a trip that was meant to last only ten days. #Quote by Amanda Lindhout
Turvey Australian quotes by Kate Burridge
#45. 'Bloody' has now become an important indicator of Australianness and of cultural values such as friendliness, informality, laid-backness, mateship - and perhaps even the Australian dislike and distrust of verbal and intellectual graces #Quote by Kate Burridge
Turvey Australian quotes by George Mikes
#46. What beefsteak is to Argentina, flamenco to Spain, cool reserve and self-control in all situations to an Englishman, what vodka is to a Russian and beer to a Bavarian, what money is to a Swiss, that is outdoor-life to an Australian. It is a noble mania, better than vodka, better than cool reserve, better than money. #Quote by George Mikes
Turvey Australian quotes by Kevin Rudd
#47. I've been around long enough to not take seriously statements like I am about to be crushed. I'm about how do we seek re-election of the Australian government, how we prevent Tony Abbott from being elected. The bottom line is that it should be all hands to the pump rather than saying other, frankly negative and internally divisive things. #Quote by Kevin Rudd
Turvey Australian quotes by Neville Cardus
#48. The Australian temper is at bottom grim. It is as though the sun has dried up his nature. #Quote by Neville Cardus
Turvey Australian quotes by Tim Winton
#49. ...architecture was what you had instead of landscape, a signal of loss, of imitation. Europe had it in spades... #Quote by Tim Winton

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