"A pain stabbed my heart as it did every time I saw a girl I loved who was going the opposite direction in this too-big world."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."Jack Kerouac on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."Jack Kerouac on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."Jack Kerouac on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."Jack Kerouac on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."Jack Kerouac on C. S. Lewis
"Write in recollection and amazement for yourself."
"Whither goest thou, America, in thy shiny car in the night?"
"All human beings are also dream beings. Dreaming ties all mankind together."
"My fault, my failure, is not in the passions I have, but in my lack of control of them."
"Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fads and popular opinion."