Quotes of Bohemian

“ It is not my fault that certain so-called bohemian elements have found in my writings something to hang their peculiar beatnik theories on. ”

- Jack Kerouac

“ Well, isn't Bohemia a place where everyone is as good as everyone else — and must not a waiter be a little less than a waiter to be a good Bohemian? ”

- Djuna Barnes

“ Long hair is considered bohemian, which may be why I grew it, but I keep it long because I love the way it feels, part cloak, part fan, part mane, part security blanket. ”

- Marge Piercy

“ Fifty years ago, it was the dream of every bohemian artist to be seen getting out of a limousine wearing blue jeans and sneakers. Today, it's the dream of probably half the people in the country. ”

- Brad Holland

“ The kind of people I look for to fill top management spots are the eager beavers, the mavericks. These are the guys who try to do more than they're expected to do — they always reach. ”

- Lee Iacocca

“ Why do you have to be a nonconformist like everybody else? ”

- James Thurber

“ The whole world loves a maverick and the whole world wants the maverick to achieve something nobler than simple rebellion. ”

- Kevin Patterson

“ I still like Maverick Tube, which is the largest provider of tubular product to that industry. ”

- John Davidson

“ I used to travel in tennis shoes; I am just not allowed to anymore. I'm an old hippie from San Francisco. ”

- Amy Irving

“ I was a beatnik in the '50s before the hippies came along. ”

- Charles Manson
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