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Cool & famous Quotes by : Charles Bukowski

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We don’t even ask happiness, just a little less pain.

Charles Bukowski

Sometimes you just have to pee in the sink.

Charles Bukowski

the tired sunsets and the tired people - it takes a lifetime to die and no time at all.

Charles Bukowski

I wish to weepbut sorrow isstupid.I wish to believebut belief is agraveyard.

Charles Bukowski

Find what you love and let it kill you.

Charles Bukowski

there is a place in the heart thatwill never be filleda spaceand even during thebest momentsandthe greatest timestimeswe will know itwe will know itmore thaneverthere is a place in the heart thatwill never be filledandwe will waitandwaitin that space.

Charles Bukowski

He asked, "What makes a man a writer?" "Well," I said, "it's simple. You either get it down on paper, or jump off a bridge."

Charles Bukowski

That was all a man needed: hope. It was lack of hope that discouraged a man.

Charles Bukowski

People are strange: They are constantly angered by trivial things, but on a major matter like totally wasting their lives, they hardly seem to notice.

Charles Bukowski

be it peace or happinesslet it enfold you

Charles Bukowski

having nothing to struggleagainstthey have nothing to strugglefor.

Charles Bukowski

some moments are nice, some arenicer, some are even worthwritingabout.

Charles Bukowski

She's mad, but she's magic. There's no lie in her fire.

Charles Bukowski

nothing can save you except writing. it keeps the walls from failing.

Charles Bukowski

It was like the beginning of life and laughter. It was the real meaning of the sun

Charles Bukowski

There's no way I can stop writing, it's a form of insanity.

Charles Bukowski

Can you remember who you were, before the world told you who you should be?

Charles Bukowski

I drive around the streetsan inch away from weeping,ashamed of my sentimentality andpossible love.

Charles Bukowski

I loved you like a man loves a woman he never touches, only writes to, keeps little photographs of.

Charles Bukowski

unless the sun inside you is burning your gut, don't do it

Charles Bukowski

great writers are indecent peoplethey live unfairlysaving the best part for paper.good human beings save the worldso that bastards like me can keep creating art,become immortal.if you read this after I am deadit means I made it.

Charles Bukowski

the writing of somemenis like a vast bridgethat carries youoverthe many thingsthat claw and tear.The Wine of Forever

Charles Bukowski

Some people never go crazy. What truly horrible lives they must lead.

Charles Bukowski

People don't need love. What they need is success in one form or another. It can be love but it needn't be.

Charles Bukowski

If I never see you again I will always carry youinsideoutsideon my fingertipsand at brain edgesand in centerscentersof what I am ofwhat remains.

Charles Bukowski

When I begin to doubt my ability to work the word, I simply read another writer and know I have nothing to worry about. My contest is only with myself, to do it right, with power, and force, and delight, and gamble.

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