In Australia Inter alia , Mediocrities Think they’re Socrates .
Quoted in Charles Osborne Giving It Away (London: Secker & Warburg, 1986) p. 114.
We cannot know what John of Leyden felt Under the Bishop 's tongs – we can only Walk in temperate London, our educated city, Wishing to cry as freely as they did who died In the Age of Faith. We have our loneliness And our regret with which to build an eschatology.Peter Porter
In the New World, happiness is enforced.Peter Porter
Redeemers always reach the world too late. God dies, we live; God lives, we die. Our fate.Peter Porter
Much have I travelled in the realms of gold for which I thank the Paddington and Westminster Public Libraries.Peter Porter
A professional is one who believes he has invented breathing.Peter Porter
Somewhere at the heart of the universe sounds the true mystic note: Me.Peter Porter