Australian Inspiration Quotes

Looking for an inspirational quote for your speech or essay? For wisdom or insights? Or some words for that special occasion? Maybe it's something to lift the spirit and bring a smile to your face? Or just for a laugh? Whatever it is, you'll find thousands of great Aussie quotes here.

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AUSTRALIAN INSPIRATION 
is a unique and uniquely Australian project dedicated to celebrating the wisdom and inspiration of Australians, and creating an ongoing resource for the educational community and the nation.

"Man is a creature who walks in two worlds and traces upon the walls of his cave the wonders and the nightmare experiences of his spiritual pilgrimage." 

MORRIS WEST 1916-1999, writer

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Photo: Gwion Gwion Aboriginal rock art, Tourism Western Australia

Photo: Dame Edna Everage, a character played by comedian Barry Humphries, made her first appearance on 13 December 1955 

AUSSIE QUOTES

Past happiness is an elusive thing, isn’t it, Possums? And recapturing it as hard as picking up mercury off a carpet.

DAME EDNA EVERAGE, My Gorgeous Life

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