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The Woman in the Dunes by Kōbō Abe
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Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson
"This book is not so much about a character as it is about a culture - the drug culture of the 60s and early 70s. The manic way uppers and downers and LSD and hard liquor mix together with a little too much West Coast soul-searching.

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Better Than Sex by Hunter S. Thompson
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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson
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The Rum Diary by Hunter S. Thompson
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Come from the Heart Sheet Music by Richard  Leigh
“You’ve got to sing like you don’t need the money,
Love like you’ll never get hurt.
You’ve got to dance like nobody’s watchin’.”
Richard Leigh
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Kurt Vonnegut
“One of the few good things about modern times: If you die horribly on television, you will not have died in vain. You will have entertained us.”
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“You’ve got to sing like you don’t need the money,
Love like you’ll never get hurt.
You’ve got to dance like nobody’s watchin’.”
Richard Leigh, Come from the Heart Sheet Music

Mahatma Gandhi
“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”
Mahatma Gandhi

Oscar Wilde
“To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.”
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“The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.”
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