Charles Bukowski Quotes

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Born: 1920-08-16, Andernach, Germany
Birth Country: Germany
Died: San Pedro, Los Angeles, CA, USA, 1994-03-09
Occupation: Novelist, poet, short story writer, columnist

Bad taste creates many more millionaires than good taste.
- Charles Bukowski

I would be married, but I'd have no wife, I would be married to a single life.
- Charles Bukowski

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.
- Charles Bukowski

The difference between a democracy and a dictatorship is that in a democracy you vote first and take orders later in a dictatorship you don't have to waste your time voting.
- Charles Bukowski

To do a dull thing with style-now that's what I call art.
- Charles Bukowski

We have wasted History like a bunch of drunks shooting dice back in the men's crapper of the local bar.
- Charles Bukowski

You begin saving the world by saving one man at a time all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.
- Charles Bukowski

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