Leonard Cohen Quotes and its meanings

Leonard Cohen has written on many topics. Some of the topics he has discussed most are as follows;

Dreams Faith Music Poetry Success Truth Women

Leonard Cohen quotes about Success

Leonard Cohen Quotes Index

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What does Leonard Cohen write about?

Leonard Cohen has written on many topics but he is most famous for his work about dreams, faith, music, poetry, success, truth & women. People always share Dreams quotes, Faith quotes, music, poetry, success, truth & women from his literary works.

What are the top most famous quotes by Leonard Cohen?

Here are the top most famous quotes by Leonard Cohen.

  • In dreams the truth is learned that all good works are done in the absence of a caress.
  • To every people the land is given on condition. Perceived or not, there is a Covenant, beyond the constitution, beyond sovereign guarantee, beyond the nation's sweetest dreams of itself.
  • Let judges secretly despair of justice: their verdicts will be more acute. Let generals secretly despair of triumph killing will be defamed. Let priests secretly despair of faith: their compassion will be true.
  • Music is the emotional life of most people.
  • We used to play music for fun. Much more than now. Now nobody picks up a guitar unless they're paid for it.
  • Poetry is just the evidence of life. If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash.
  • I never really liked poetry readings I liked to read poetry by myself, but I liked singing, chanting my lyrics to this jazz group.
  • I always thought that poetry is the verdict that others give to a certain kind of writing. So to call yourself a poet is a kind of dangerous description. It's for others it's for others to use.
  • Success is survival.
  • Women stand for the objective world for a man. They stand for the thing that you're not and that's what you always reach for in a song.