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  • #1
    Albert Camus
    “Do not wait for the last judgment. It comes every day.”
    Albert Camus

  • #2
    Albert Camus
    “At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.”
    Albert Camus

  • #3
    Albert Camus
    “Man is always prey to his truths. Once he has admitted them, he cannot free himself from them.”
    Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus and Other Essays

  • #4
    Albert Camus
    “Real generosity towards the future lies in giving all to the present.”
    Albert Camus, Notebooks 1935-1942

  • #5
    Albert Camus
    “You know what charm is: a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question.”
    Albert Camus, The Fall

  • #6
    Cormac McCarthy
    “You forget what you want to remember, and you remember what you want to forget.”
    Cormac McCarthy, The Road

  • #7
    Jack Kerouac
    “I like too many things and get all confused and hung-up running from one falling star to another till i drop. This is the night, what it does to you. I had nothing to offer anybody except my own confusion.”
    Jack Kerouac

  • #8
    Jack Kerouac
    “One day I will find the right words, and they will be simple.”
    Jack Kerouac, The Dharma Bums

  • #9
    Jack Kerouac
    “Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fads and popular opinion.”
    Jack Kerouac

  • #10
    Jack Kerouac
    “Live, travel, adventure, bless, and don't be sorry.”
    Jack Kerouac

  • #11
    Jack Kerouac
    “My fault, my failure, is not in the passions I have, but in my lack of control of them.”
    Jack Kerouac

  • #12
    Jack Kerouac
    “What is that feeling when you're driving away from people and they recede on the plain till you see their specks dispersing? - it's the too-huge world vaulting us, and it's good-bye. But we lean forward to the next crazy venture beneath the skies.”
    Jack Kerouac, On the Road

  • #13
    Jack Kerouac
    “Boys and girls in America have such a sad time together; sophistication demands that they submit to sex immediately without proper preliminary talk. Not courting talk — real straight talk about souls, for life is holy and every moment is precious.”
    Jack Kerouac, On the Road
    tags: sex

  • #14
    Charles Bukowski
    “Some people never go crazy. What truly horrible lives they must lead.”
    Charles Bukowski

  • #15
    Charles Bukowski
    “That's the problem with drinking, I thought, as I poured myself a drink. If something bad happens you drink in an attempt to forget; if something good happens you drink in order to celebrate; and if nothing happens you drink to make something happen.”
    Charles Bukowski, Women

  • #16
    Charles Bukowski
    “This is very important -- to take leisure time. Pace is the essence. Without stopping entirely and doing nothing at all for great periods, you're gonna lose everything...just to do nothing at all, very, very important. And how many people do this in modern society? Very few. That's why they're all totally mad, frustrated, angry and hateful.”
    Charles Bukowski

  • #17
    Charles Bukowski
    “Sometimes you climb out of bed in the morning and you think, I'm not going to make it, but you laugh inside — remembering all the times you've felt that way.”
    Charles Bukowski

  • #18
    Charles Bukowski
    “Nothing is worse than to finish a good shit, then reach over and find the toilet paper container empty. Even the most horrible human being on earth deserves to wipe his ass.”
    Charles Bukowski, Factotum

  • #19
    Charles Bukowski
    “Too often the people complain that they have done nothing with their
    lives and then they wait for somebody to tell them that this isn't so.”
    Charles Bukowski, What Matters Most is How Well You Walk Through the Fire

  • #20
    Charles Bukowski
    “It's better to do a dull thing with style than a dangerous thing without it.”
    Charles Bukowski

  • #21
    Charles Bukowski
    “the free soul is rare, but you know it when you see it - basically because you feel good, very good, when you are near or with them.”
    Charles Bukowski, Tales of Ordinary Madness

  • #22
    Charles Bukowski
    “Food is good for the nerves and the spirit. Courage comes from the belly – all else is desperation.”
    Charles Bukowski, Post Office

  • #23
    Charles Bukowski
    “That was all a man needed: hope. It was lack of hope that discouraged a man.”
    Charles Bukowski, Factotum
    tags: hope

  • #24
    Charles Bukowski
    “You begin saving the world by saving one person at a time; all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.”
    Charles Bukowski

  • #25
    Philip K. Dick
    “It is sometimes an appropriate response to reality to go insane.”
    Philip K. Dick, VALIS

  • #26
    Philip K. Dick
    “Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.”
    Philip K. Dick, I Hope I Shall Arrive Soon

  • #27
    Philip K. Dick
    “The true measure of a man is not his intelligence or how high he rises in this freak establishment. No, the true measure of a man is this: how quickly can he respond to the needs of others and how much of himself he can give.”
    Philip K. Dick

  • #28
    Philip K. Dick
    “No single thing abides; and all things are fucked up.”
    Philip K. Dick, The Transmigration of Timothy Archer

  • #29
    Philip K. Dick
    “The basic tool for the manipulation of reality is the manipulation of words. If you can control the meaning of words, you can control the people who must use them.”
    Philip K. Dick

  • #30
    Philip K. Dick
    “Certainly it constitutes bad news when the people who agree with you are buggier than batshit.”
    Philip K. Dick



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