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Henry Lawson

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Beer makes you feel the way you ought to feel without beer

— Henry Lawson


It is quite time that our children were taught a little more about their country, for shame's sake.

— Henry Lawson

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And opposite the bench, the dock, divided by a partition, with the women to the left and the men to the right, as it is on the stairs or the block in polite society.

— Henry Lawson

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It is the same with revolution; so long as the proper spirit is spreading amongst our young men, we are satisfied that it spreads without bombast or parade.

— Henry Lawson

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Beer makes you feel the way you ought to feel without beer.

— Henry Lawson

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Who says Australia offers not a home for every poor Englishman, or any other countryman that finds his way to our shores? And what sort of thanks do we get for it?

— Henry Lawson

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Why on earth do we want closer connection with England? We have little in common with English people except our language. We are fast becoming an entirely different people.

— Henry Lawson

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The Giraffe took the horse's head and led him along on the most level parts of the road towards the railway station, and two or three chaps went along to help get the sick man into the train.

— Henry Lawson

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They had two children son Jim (Joseph) and daughter Bertha. Lawson was the first person to be granted a New South Wales state funeral (traditionally reserved for Governors Chief Justices etc. Long separated from her husband and elderly Mrs Bryers was at the time Henry Lawson met Lawson a woman of independent means looking forward to retirement.

He was the son of the poet publiHenry Lawsonr and feminist Louisa Lawson. Along with his contemporary Banjo Paterson Lawson is among the best-known Australian poets and fiction writers of the colonial period and is often called Australia's "greatest writer".

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