A. A. Thomson Quotes (1 quote)
“I had devoted too much of my life to this utterly irrational game. I would chuck the whole thing and take to Strindberg for amusement.”
―A. A. Thomson
Cricket My Happiness (1955)
“A man is like a cat; chase him and he will run - sit still and ignore him and he'll come purring at your feet.”
Reflections of a Bachelor Girl (1909), p. 43
A dialogue of proverbs (1963 edition)
“All societies that have survived have survived based on their ability to prepare their sons to be disposable, in war and at work--and therefore as dads.”
The Myth of Male Power (Warren Farrell, Simon and Schuster, 1st Ed., 1993; 2nd Ed., Berkely, 2000)
“Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked; leadership is defined by results not attributes.”
The Effective Executive (1993)
Siuan Sanche - The Dragon Reborn (15 October 1991)
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A. A. Thomson
Bio: Arthur Alexander Thomson, MBE was an English writer best known for his books on cricket, for which he used the byline AA Thomson. He wrote nearly 60 books in all, including plays, novels, verse, humour and travel books.