John Nichols’s Top 9 Popular and Famous Quotes

Nine of My Favourite John Nichols Quotes 

Love reading? Then it’s likely you will love a good quote from your favourite author. This article covers John Nichols’s Top 9 Popular and Famous Quotes that we at Australia Unwrapped have collected from some of his greatest works. John Nichols quotes to remember and here you will find 9 of the best. A memorable quote can stay with you and can be used along your journey. Choosing John Nichols’s top 9 quotes is not easy, but here they are:

Popular Quotes

“Each person leaves a legacy–a single, small piece of herself, which makes richer each individual life and the collective life of humanity as a whole. But do not despair, for despair is a despicable and bourgeois affectation; we must not allow it. As for what happens next, well, as the Cuban poet Regino Pedroso once said, “como forjamos el hierro, forjaremos días nuevos”: as we hammer out iron, we shall hammer out new days.”
― John Nichols, The Nirvana Blues

 “I’ve always believed if you’re involved even in a very small struggle – in some sort of infinity in a grain of sand – in your local neighborhood, that every action has universal implications. I believe that if I struggle for the rights of an acequia in Taos, New Mexico that the ripple effect [will spread] from that tiny struggle.”
― John Nichols

“We are touched by magic wands. For just a fraction of our day life is perfect, and we are absolutely happy and in harmony with the earth. The feeling passes much too quickly. But the memory – and the anticipation of other miracles – sustains us in the battle indefinitely.”
― John Nichols, A Fragile Beauty: John Nichols’ Milagro Country: Text and Photographs from His Life and Work

 “If the radical right had its way we’d all be church-going polyester heterosexuals driving around in white Cadillacs eating meatloaf and wax beans while mammoth bulldozers leveled all our forests and even hummingbirds were extinct.”
― John Nichols, The Voice of the Butterfly: A Novel

 “Listen cousin, the way things are supposed to work out, one day the struggles of all you screwed up little underdogs will forge a permanent rainbow that’ll encircle this entire earth, I should live so long.”
― John Treadwell Nichols, The Milagro Beanfield War

 “Each person leaves a legacy — a single, small piece of herself, which makes richer each individual life and the collective life of humanity as a whole.”
― John Nichols, The Nirvana Blues

“If I am not for myself, who will be for me? Yet if I am for myself only, what am I?”
― John Nichols, The Milagro Beanfield War

 “In the heart of the slaughterhouse — always — enough room to nourish the awe.”
― John Nichols

“Sooner or later Cleofes is gonna get it.”
― John Nichols, The Milagro Beanfield War

9 Famous Quotes by Author John Nichols

9 quotes by John Nichols there you go! It’s never an easy task picking the best quotations from great writers, so please if you disagree or have more to add, please comment and share your opinions. My 9 greatest John Nichols quotes will likely be different from yours; however, that’s the best thing about them, each quote can mean something different to each person. So don’t wait, comment and shares your best John Nichols Quote. 

Dave Peterson

Dave Peterson Passion for adventure and sharing his life long journey with as many others as possible. "What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." HENRY S. HASKINS

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