"Of all the men that have run for president in the twentieth century, only George McGovern truly understood what a monument America could be to the human race."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Hunter S. Thompson on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Hunter S. Thompson on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Hunter S. Thompson on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Hunter S. Thompson on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Hunter S. Thompson on Mahatma Gandhi
"Politics is the art of controlling your environment."
"For every moment of triumph, for every instance of beauty, many souls must be trampled."
"The TV business is uglier than most things. It is normally perceived as some kind of cruel and shallow money trench through the heart of the journalism industry, a long plastic hallway where thieves and pimps run free and good men die like dogs, for no good reason."
"America... just a nation of two hundred million used car salesmen with all the money we need to buy guns and no qualms about killing anybody else in the world who tries to make us uncomfortable."
"It was the Law of the Sea, they said. Civilization ends at the waterline. Beyond that, we all enter the food chain, and not always right at the top."