7 Total Quotes

John Curtin Quotes

The striking thing that we're finding is the consistency of the gap over time. The same gaps exist that existed during the last five years.
John Curtin
#Consistency

The game is not lost - or won - until the last bell goes.
John Curtin
#Australian Statesman

If I liken the Pacific War to a football match, I can say to you that the first half is over, we have kicked off after the interval, and we are going to carry the ball into enemy territory for a smashing victory.
John Curtin
#Australian Statesman

We cannot measure the cost of this terrible war in money and material things. I doubt if there can be any spiritual assessment of the loss.
John Curtin
#Australian Statesman

[After meeting five times since forming in May, the Committee to Close the Achievement Gap delivered its first report to the Board of Education last week.] The striking thing that we're finding is the consistency of the gap over time, ... The same gaps exist that existed during the last five years.
John Curtin
#Achievement

But Japan must guarantee Australia's safety.
John Curtin
#Safety

As a member of our team you played the game. Now you form a team with a man of your heart for the highest natural purpose.
John Curtin
#Man