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 Ken Kesey - “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.”
 Ken Kesey - “''I'm so insane, I voted for Eisenhower.'' ''Oh yeah, well I'm so insane, I voted for Eisenhower TWICE''”
 Ken Kesey - “When people ask what my best work is, it's the bus. I thought you ought to be living your art, rather than stepping back and describing it.”
 Ken Kesey - “If Shakespeare were working right now, he wouldn't be working with a quill pen. He would be working with whatever the cutting edge of theatrical drama would be. And this is where literature is headed.”
 Ken Kesey - “You've got to get out and pray to the sky to appreciate the sunshine otherwise you're just a lizard standing there with the sun shining on you.”
 Ken Kesey - “When you're around the whole Dead scene, they're there as a tribal thing they're there as part of a rendezvous and a pow-wow.”
 Ken Kesey - “When we first broke into that forbidden box in the other dimension, we knew we had discovered something as surprising and powerful as the New World when Columbus came stumbling onto it.”
 Ken Kesey - “When Shakespeare was writing, he wasn't writing for stuff to lie on the page it was supposed to get up and move around.”
 Ken Kesey - “We thought that by this time that there would be LSD given in classes in college and you would study it and prepare for it.”
 Ken Kesey - “Tricker the Squirrel is the best piece I ever wrote. It's intricate.”
 Ken Kesey - “There's something about taking a plow and breaking new ground. It gives you energy.”
 Ken Kesey - “There's a lot of people who don't understand the circle crops in England. Pure enigma.”
 Ken Kesey - “The truth doesn't have to do with cruelty, the truth has to do with mercy.”
 Ken Kesey - “The Republican consciousness has no integrity and it falls apart once you check it out. If you're a Christian, why would you want to fry this dude”
 Ken Kesey - “The Haight is just a place the '60s was a spirit.”
 Ken Kesey - “The Grateful Dead are our religion. This is a religion that doesn't pay homage to the God that all the other religions pay homage to.”
 Ken Kesey - “The fundamentalists have taken the fun out of the mental.”
 Ken Kesey - “The frontiers we broke into in the '60s are still largely unexplored.”
 Ken Kesey - “The '60s aren't over they won't be over until the Fat Lady gets high.”
 Ken Kesey - “Take what you can use and let the rest go by.”
 Ken Kesey - “Ritual is necessary for us to know anything.”
 Ken Kesey - “Nowhere else in history has there ever been a flag that stands for the right to burn itself. This is the fractal of our flag. It stands for the right to destroy itself.”
 Ken Kesey - “Me and Norman Mailer have talked about how hard it is in America to get better. Especially at writing.”
 Ken Kesey - “Loved. You can't use it in the past tense. Death does not stop that love at all.”
 Ken Kesey - “Listen, wait, and be patient. Every shaman knows you have to deal with the fire that's in your audience's eye.”

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