Charles Bukowski Quotes

There are women who can make you feel more with their bodies and their souls, but these are the exact women who will turn the knife into you right in front of the crowd. Of course, I expect this, but the knife still cuts.

Women Quotes

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

Romantic Quotes, Time Quotes, Politics Quotes

It's possible to love a human being if you don't know them too well.

Love Quotes


The female loves to play man against man. And if she is in a position to do it, there is not one who will resist.

Love Quotes

The male, for all his bravado and exploration, is the loyal one, the one who generally feels love. The female is skilled at betrayal and torture and damnation.

Love Quotes, Skill Quotes

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

Life Quotes

Humanity, you never had it to begin with.

Humanity Quotes

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

History Quotes

Genius might be the ability to say a profound thing in a simple way.

Ability Quotes, Genius Quotes

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.

Time Quotes, Democracy Quotes

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.

Spiritual Quotes, Time Quotes