And for that, more Bukowski for Doc:
Some people never go crazy. What truly horrible lives they must lead.
I don't hate people. I just feel better when they aren't around.
An intellectual says a simple thing in a hard way. An artist says a hard thing in a simple way.
If you're losing your soul and you know it, then you've still got a soul left to lose.
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.
You begin saving the world by saving one man at a time; all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.
Of course it's possible to love a human being if you don't know them too well.
To do a dull thing with style-now that's what I call art.
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.