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William S. Burroughs



    Like all pure creatures, cats are practical.

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    All the filth and horror, fear, hate disease and death of human history flows between you and the Western Lands.

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    The people in power will not disappear voluntarily, giving flowers to the cops just isn't going to work. This thinking is fostered by the establishment; they like nothing better than love and nonviolence. The only way I like to see cops given flowers is in a flower pot from a high window.

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    I think the ideal situation for a family is to be completely incestuous.

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    The dogma of science is that the will cannot possibly affect external forces, and I think that's just ridiculous. It's as bad as the church. My viewpoint is the exact contrary of the scientific viewpoint. I believe that if you run into somebody in the street it's for a reason. Among primitive people they say if someone was bitten by a snake he was murdered. I believe that.

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