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Jack Kerouac

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This is the story of America. Everybody's doing what they think they're supposed to do.

— Jack Kerouac


I like too many things and get all confused and hung-up running from one falling star to another til I drop.

— Jack Kerouac

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Pain or love or danger makes you real again....

— Jack Kerouac


the road is life

— Jack Kerouac

#motto #life

If moderation is a fault, then indifference is a crime.

— Jack Kerouac

#fault #indifference #moderation #then

All human beings are also dream beings. Dreaming ties all mankind together.

— Jack Kerouac

#also #beings #dream #dreaming #human

I was halfway across America, at the dividing line between the East of my youth and the West of my future.

— Jack Kerouac


My eyes were glued on life and they were full of tears.

— Jack Kerouac

#tears #life

When you've understood this scripture, throw it away. If you can't understand this scripture, throw it away. I insist on your freedom.

— Jack Kerouac

#freedom #zen #freedom

Let the mind beware, that though the flesh be bugged, the circumstances of existence are pretty glorious.

— Jack Kerouac


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The book was largely autobiographical and describes Kerouac's road-trip adventures across the United States and Mexico with Neal Cassady in the late-40s as well as his relationships with other Beat writers and friends. S. The school offers a BA in Writing and Literature MFAs in Writing & Poetics and Creative Writing and a summer writing program.

Jean-Louis "Jack" Kérouac (pron. : /ˈkɛruːæk/ or /ˈkɛrɵæk/; March 12 1922 – October 21 1969) was an American novelist and poet.

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