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Are we fallen angels who didn't want to believe that nothing is nothing and so were born to lose our loved ones and dear friends one by one and finally our own life, to see it proved?


Jack Kerouac

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we pass the fields of Perry and Madrone and where they make wine, and it's all there, all sweet the ...
JACK KEROUAC
Happy. Just in my swim shorts, barefooted, wild-haired, in the red fire dark, singing, swigging wine...
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The other man, just as
lonesome as I am
In this empty universe
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Hitch hiked a thousand
miles and brought
You wine
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Here I was at the end of America - no more land - and now there was nowhere to go but back.
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And suddenly, not a soul's at the store as for other & similar & just as blank reasons, they...
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Because he was always tremendously generated towards complete relationship with his women to the poi...
JACK KEROUAC
Don't tell them too much about your soul. They're waiting for just that.
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Get married and have halfbreed babies, manuscripts, home¬spun blankets and mother’s milk on your ...
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I realized these were all the snapshots which our children would look at someday with wonder, thinki...
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Rocks are space, and space is illusion.
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I think it's a lovely hallucination but I love it sorta.
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The human bones are but vain lines dawdling, the whole universe a blank mold of stars.
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my karma was to be born in America where nobody has any fun or believes in anything, especially free...
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The closer you get to real matter, rock air fire and wood, boy, the more spiritual the world is.
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Finding Nirvana is like locating silence.
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At night I closed my eyes and saw my bones threading the mud of my grave.
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Our battered suitcases were piled on the sidewalk again; we had longer ways to go. But no matter, th...
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And I dreamed of a home long ago in New England, my little kitkats trying to go a thousand miles fol...
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As we crossed the Colorado-Utah border I saw God in the sky in the form of huge gold sunburning clou...
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My aunt once said that the world would never find peace until men fell at their women's feet and ask...
JACK KEROUAC
But why think about that when all the golden lands ahead of you and all kinds of unforseen events wa...
JACK KEROUAC
The air was soft, the stars so fine, the promise of every cobbled alley so great, that I thought I w...
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The smog was heavy, my eyes were weeping from it, the sun was hot, the air stank, a regular hell is ...
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But Dave Wain that lean rangy red head Welchman with his penchant for going off in Willie to fish in...
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Besides, all my New York friends were in the negative, nightmare position of putting down society an...
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…of constipation of the brain & diarrhea of the mouth.
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I know who the great poets are.
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I promise I shall never give up, and that I'll die yelling and laughing, and that until then I'll ru...
JACK KEROUAC
Write in recollection and amazement for yourself.
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Symbolism is alright in 'fiction,' but I tell true life stories simply about what happened t...
JACK KEROUAC
What's Your Road, Man?
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My fault, my failure, is not in the passions I have, but in my lack of control of them.
JACK KEROUAC
No man should go through life without once experiencing healthy, even bored solitude in the wilderne...
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I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference!
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All human beings are also dream beings. Dreaming ties all mankind together.
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Accept loss forever.
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All our best men are laughed at in this nightmare land.
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I hope it is true that a man can die and yet not only live in others but give them life, and not onl...
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I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference!.
JACK KEROUAC