Dharma Bums Quotes

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One day I will find the right words, and they will be simple.
Jack Kerouac (The Dharma Bums)
It all ends in tears anyway.
Jack Kerouac (The Dharma Bums)
Down on the lake rosy reflections of celestial vapor appeared, and I said, "God, I love you" and looked to the sky and really meant it. "I have fallen in love with you, God. Take care of us all, one way or the other." To the children and the innocent it's all the same.
Jack Kerouac (The Dharma Bums)
The closer you get to real matter, rock air fire and wood, boy, the more spiritual the world is.
Jack Kerouac (The Dharma Bums)
The woods do that to you, they always look familiar, long lost, like the face of a long-dead relative, like an old dream, like a piece of forgotten song drifting across the water, most of all like golden eternities of past childhood or past manhood and all the living and the dying and the heartbreak that went on a million years ago and the clouds as they pass overhead seem to testify by their own lonesome familiarities to this feeling. Ecstasy, even , I felt, with flashes of sudden remembrance, and feeling sweaty and drowsy I felt like sleeping and dreaming in the grass.
Jack Kerouac (The Dharma Bums)