"freedom is something that dies unless it is used."
"it's a strange world. some people get rich and others eat shit and die."
"i hate to advocate drugs, alcohol, violence, or insanity, but they've always worked for me..."
"the edge... there is no honest way to explain it because the only people who really know where it is are the ones who have gone over."
"... the thrust is no longer for 'change' or 'progress' or 'revolution', but merely to escape, to live on the far perimeter of a world that might have been..."
"every now and then when your life gets complicated and the weasels start closing in, the only cure is to load up on heinous chemicals and then drive like a bastard from hollywood to las vegas... with the music at top volume and at least a pint of ether..."
hunter s. thompson