Then-as he was talking-a set of tail-lights going past lit up McMurphy's face, and the windshield reflected an expression that was allowed only because he figured it'd be too dark for anybody in the car to see, dreadfully tired and strained and frantic, like there wasn't enough time left for something he had to do...
("One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest")
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You can't really be strong until you see a funny side to things.
I want to touch him because I'm one of these queers!
But as Garcia said, you know, the '60s ain't over till the fat lady gets high. And that means that whatever it takes to get you high sometimes grief, sometimes it's prayer, fasting. I prefer a joint.
People don't want other people to get high, because if you get high, you might see the falsity of the fabric of the society we live in.
He knows that you have to laugh at the things that hurt you just to keep yourself in balance, just to keep the world from running you plumb crazy.
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