Motivational Hunter S. Thompson Quotes About Life, Music, Drugs & Politics

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Read motivational Hunter S. Thompson quotes and sayings about life, music, drugs & politics. We collect and share best quotes of Hunter S. Thompson with you! He was an American journalist and author, and the founder of the gonzo journalism movement.

1. I learned a long time ago that reality was much weirder than anyone’s imagination.

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2. Luck is a very thin wire between survival and disaster, and not many people can keep their balance on it.

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3. I hate to advocate drugs, alcohol, violence, or insanity to anyone, but they’ve always worked for me.

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4. The world is still a weird place, despite my efforts to make clear and perfect sense of it.

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5. Richard Nixon was a criminally insane Monster – Bill Clinton is a black-hearted Swine of a friend.

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6. There is nothing more helpless and irresponsible than a man in the depths of an ether binge.

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7. Democracy as a system has evolved into something that Thomas Jefferson didn’t anticipate.

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8. The person who doesn’t scatter the morning dew will not comb gray hairs.

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9. Politics is the art of controlling your environment.

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10. There is no fool like a careless gambler who starts taking victory for granted.

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11. I have never believed much in luck, and my sense of humor has tended to walk on the dark side.

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12. The only difference between the sane and the insane is that the sane have the power to lock up the insane.

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13. Fiction is based on reality unless you’re a fairytale artist.

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14. Buy the ticket, take the ride.

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15. I have a theory that the truth is never told during the nine-to-five hours.

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16. You better take care of me Lord, if you don’t you’re gonna have me on your hands.

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17. I believe the Republicans have never thought that democracy was anything but a tribal myth.

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18. I’ve already become a mastodon in print – I don’t see a consciousness for my kind of journalism.

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19. All the blood is drained out of democracy – it dies – when only half the population votes.

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20. There might be some serious fun in politics.

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21. In my heart, I am always a Raider.

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22. I have always hated bowling, and I don’t mind admitting it.

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23. Nixon was no more a saint than he was a great president.

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24. I was 22 when JFK was murdered, and I will never recover from it… Never.

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25. Not everybody is comfortable with the idea that politics is a guilty addiction. But it is.

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