I've always looked upon politics as a very boring thing. Politics never interested me as much as the people involved in it.
I don't think there's more than half-a-dozen cartoons that I've been really truly happy with in all the time I've been doing it.
One-newspaper towns are not good because all the surviving newspaper does is print money. They make 25 percent on their money every year, and if they go down to 22 percent, they start laying people off.
We're all idealistic when young. Pat Oliphan
There has always been quite a strong black and white art tradition in Australia, with quite a large contingent of cartoonists, given the size of the population.