Henry Charles Bukowski was a German-born American-poet and a prolific underground writer who beautifully wrote about the depravity of urban life and downtrodden in America. Bukowski was a cult hero who only relied on emotion, experience, and imagination for his work. If you go through his work you will realize that he used violent language and sexual imagery to describe all his work. Bukowski is a very celebrated writer until now because he used to write with a nothing to lose truthfulness that made him and his works stand out from the rest of the world.
Bukowski is one such writer whose work is timeless and everyone who knows about him loves to read his work again and again. His works consist of a little bit of good and bad of this world and that is what makes us feel so connected with all of his writing. Bukowski wrote many poems, six plays and plenty of screenplays. And he is still remembered and missed as our favourite writer of all time.
In 1994 Bukowski died of leukemia but his career made him a part of this world and a part of his reader’s life forever.
If you love Bukowski and his work here are some of his quotes that you will feel an instant connection to and if you are still not familiar with him, these quotes will make you do some research on this great writer.
“I wanted the whole world or nothing.”
“A spark can set a whole forest on fire. Just a spark. Save it.
“What is your advice to young writers?” “Drink, fuck and smoke plenty of cigarettes.”
“Unless the sun inside you is burningYour Gut. Don’t do it.”
“If I stop writing I am dead.And that’s the only way I ‘ll stop: Dead”
“Some people never go crazy,What truly horrible lives They must live.”
“If you have the ability to love, love yourself first.”
“Having nothing to struggleagainstThey have nothing to strugglefor.”
“I never met another man I'd rather be. And even if that's a delusion, it's a lucky one.”
“Perhaps living through these petty days will get us ready for the dangerous one.”
“Some people like what you do,Some people hate what you do,But most people simple don’t give a damn.”
“Some moments are nice, some are nicer, some are even worth writing about.”
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