Leonard Cohen On Unemployment As “The Great Affliction Of Man”

I think unemployment is the great affliction of man. Even people with jobs are unemployed. In fact, most people with jobs are unemployed. I can say, happily and gratefully, that I am fully employed. Maybe all hard work means is fully employed.quotedown2

Leonard Cohen


From a 1992 interview with Leonard Cohen published in Songwriters on Songwriting by Paul Zollo. Da Capo Press: 1997. Originally posted Aug 1, 2014 at DrHGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric