There seems to be no stopping drug frenzy once it takes hold of a nation. What starts with an innocuous HUGS, NOT DRUGS bumper sticker soon leads to wild talk of shooting dealers and making urine tests a condition for employment - anywhere.
Man seeks to escape himself in myth, and does so by any means at his disposal. Drugs, alcohol, or lies. Unable to withdraw into himself, he disguises himself. Lies and inaccuracy give him a few moments of comfort.
Bush Sr. was a jerk, Quayle an idiot, Clinton was atrocious and disgusting, most of those who persecuted him were hypocritical, Gore is shallow and weak, Bradley is an idealist, Bush Jr. a fool, and all of the independent candidates act like they're on drugs.
A fool who, after plain warning, persists in dosing himself with dangerous drugs should be free to do so, for his death is a benefit to the race in general.
We have drugs to make women speak, but none to keep them silent.
I am not addicted to nicotine. Why must I participate in your drug addiction?
I tried marijuana once. I did not inhale.
I experimented with marijuana a time or two. And I didn't like it, and I didn't inhale and never tried it again.
I don't know. I never smoked AstroTurf.
If addiction is judged by how long a dumb animal will sit pressing a lever to get a 'fix' of something, to its own detriment, then I would conclude that netnews is far more addictive than cocaine.
I will lift up mine eyes unto the pills. Almost everyone takes them, from the humble aspirin to the multi-coloured, king-sized three deckers, which put you to sleep, wake you up, stimulate and soothe you all in one. It is an age of pills.
Reality is a crutch for people who can't cope with drugs.
I'm in favor of it as long as it's multiple choice.
I've never had a problem with drugs. I've had problems with the police.
Don't do drugs because if you do drugs you'll go to prison, and drugs are really expensive in prison.
It is difficult to live without opium after having known it because it is difficult, after knowing opium, to take earth seriously. And unless one is a saint, it is difficult to live without taking earth seriously.
If a man wishes to rid himself of a feeling of unbearable oppression, he may have to take to Hashish.
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