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Modern Man, No Religion

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Happy Birthday Charles Bukowski : 10 Quotes About Drinking From Buk


“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


“Drinking is an emotional thing. It joggles you out of the standardism of everyday life, out of everything being the same. It yanks you out of your body and your mind and throws you against the wall. I have the feeling that drinking is a form of suicide where you’re allowed to return to life and begin all over the next day. It’s like killing yourself, and then you’re reborn. I guess I’ve lived about ten or fifteen thousand lives now.”
Charles Bukowski


“stay with the beer.

beer is continuous blood.

a continuous lover.”

—Charles Bukowski, “how to be a great writer”


“‘I think I need a drink.’
‘Almost everybody does only they don’t know it.’”
—Charles Bukowski, Women Continue reading

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