Quotes by Charles Bukowski
Alive from: 1920-1994
Category: Writers (Contemporary)
Quotes 1 till 4 of 4.
Show me a man who lives alone and has a perpetually clean kitchen, and 8 times out of 9 I'll show you a man with detestable spiritual qualities.
That is what friendship means. Sharing the prejudice of experience.
The whole LSD, STP, marijuana, heroin, hashish, prescription cough medicine crowd suffers from the ''Watchtower'' itch: you gotta be with us, man, or you're out, you're dead. This pitch is a continual and seeming MUST with those who use the stuff. It's no wonder they keep getting busted.
You begin saving the world by saving one man at a time; all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.
Subjects in these quotes:
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 384
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 282
American writer 232
Oliver Wendell Holmes
American writer and poet 139
American writer 130
American writer and publisher 121
American writer 120
American writer, feminist, womanist, librarian, and civil 100