Best Bukowski QuoteI am collecting Bukowski quotes. Here's a good one to start: "Some people never go insane. I pity them"

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santari eNotes educator| Certified Educator

This is what I keep telling my girlfriend. Maybe she'll believe me now that Bukowski said it first:

Sometimes you just have to pee in the sink.

Ha! Good stuff. I'll have to remember that one.

Scott Locklear eNotes educator| Certified Educator

This is what I keep telling my girlfriend. Maybe she'll believe me now that Bukowski said it first:

Sometimes you just have to pee in the sink.

santari eNotes educator| Certified Educator

That is a great quote -- in fact we have a refrigerator magnet in our office which has that exact quote!

My favorite is

To do a dull thing with style-now THAT'S what I call art.

agrimeyhippie | Student

"'Resting. My ambition is handicapped by laziness.'"

"She'd trot off to the bathroom, happy as a bird, clean herself, poop, look at the hair under her arms, look in the mirror, worry more about age than death, then trot and get between the sheets again..."

"Sexual intercourse is kicking death in the ass while singing."

"Dripping faucets, farts of passion, flat tires - are all sadder than death."

taco7 | Student

Just remind me not to share any sinks with Scott.

a-b | Student

OK one more:

“Bad taste creates many more millionaires than good taste.”

a-b | Student

Here's one that's pretty good:

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

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