Hunter Thompson

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Hunter Thompson

Hunter Thompson

There is a progression of understanding vis--vis pro football that varies drastically with the factor of distance -- physical, emotional, intellectual and every other way. Which is exactly the way it should be, in the eyes of the amazingly small number of people who own and control the game, because it is this finely managed distance factor that accounts for the high-profit mystique that blew the sacred institution of baseball off its national pastime pedestal in less than fifteen years.More Hunter Thompson [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I have a theory that the truth is never told during the nine-to-five hours.More Hunter Thompson [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
History is hard to know, because of all the hired bullshit, but even without being sure of history it seems entirely reasonable to think that every now and then the energy of a whole generation comes to a head in a long fine flash, for reasons that nobody really understands at the time -- and which never explain, in retrospect, what actually happened.More Hunter Thompson [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
America is just a nation of two hundred million used car salesmen with all the money we need to buy guns and no qualms about killing anybody else in the world who tries to make us uncomfortable.More Hunter Thompson [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Buy the ticket, take the ride.More Hunter Thompson [07/10/2011 05:07:51]
I feel the same way about disco as I do about herpes.More Hunter Thompson [07/10/2011 05:07:19]
I hate to advocate drugs, alcohol, violence, or insanity to anyone, but they've always worked for me.More Hunter Thompson [07/10/2011 05:07:27]
I wouldn't recommend sex, drugs or insanity for everyone, but they've always worked for me.More Hunter Thompson [07/10/2011 05:07:39]
If I'd written all the truth I knew for the past ten years, about 600 people - including me - would be rotting in prison cells from Rio to Seattle today. Absolute truth is a very rare and dangerous commodity in the context of professional journalism.More Hunter Thompson [07/10/2011 05:07:46]
If you're going to be crazy, you have to get paid for it or else you're going to be locked up.More Hunter Thompson [07/10/2011 05:07:53]
It was the Law of the Sea, they said. Civilization ends at the waterline. Beyond that, we all enter the food chain, and not always right at the top.More Hunter Thompson [07/10/2011 05:07:06]
Of all the men that have run for president in the twentieth century, only George McGovern truly understood what a monument America could be to the human race.More Hunter Thompson [07/10/2011 05:07:22]
Politics is the art of controlling your environment.More Hunter Thompson [07/10/2011 05:07:29]
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.More Hunter Thompson [07/10/2011 05:07:45]
The person who doesn't scatter the morning dew will not comb gray hairs.More Hunter Thompson [07/10/2011 05:07:52]
The trouble with Nixon is that he's a serious politics junkie. He's totally hooked and like any other junkie, he's a bummer to have around, especially as President.More Hunter Thompson [07/10/2011 05:07:04]
The TV business is uglier than most things. It is normally perceived as some kind of cruel and shallow money trench through the heart of the journalism industry, a long plastic hallway where thieves and pimps run free and good men die like dogs, for no good reason.More Hunter Thompson [07/10/2011 05:07:11]
There is nothing more helpless and irresponsible than a man in the depths of an ether binge.More Hunter Thompson [07/10/2011 05:07:18]
When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro.More Hunter Thompson [07/10/2011 05:07:25]
You better take care of me Lord, if you don't you're gonna have me on your hands.More Hunter Thompson [07/10/2011 05:07:31]
You can turn your back on a person, but never turn your back on a drug, especially when its waving a razor sharp hunting knife in your eye.More Hunter Thompson [07/10/2011 05:07:38]
I wouldn't recommend sex, drugs or insanity for everyone, but they've always worked for me.More Hunter Thompson [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I hate to advocate drugs, alcohol, violence, or insanity to anyone, but they've always worked for me.More Hunter Thompson [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I hate to advocate drugs, alcohol, violence, or insanity to anyone, but they've always worked for me.More Hunter Thompson [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The reason most people play golf is to wear clothes they would not be caught dead in otherwise.More Hunter Thompson [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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