Alan Sillitoe Quote

Government wars aren't my wars; they've got nowt to do with me, because my own war's all that I'll ever be bothered about.


"The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Runner" (1958), from New and Collected Stories (1958; repr. London: Robson, 2003), p. 8.

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Government wars aren't my wars; they've got nowt to do with me, because my own war's all that I'll ever be bothered about.

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Government wars aren't my wars; they've got nowt to do with me, because my own war's all that I'll ever be bothered about.

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Government wars aren't my wars; they've got nowt to do with me, because my own war's all that I'll ever be bothered about.

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Government wars aren't my wars; they've got nowt to do with me, because my own war's all that I'll ever be bothered about.