Inspirational Jack Kerouac Quotes

Jack Kerouac was born on March 12, 1922. Jack Kerouac was a successful American novelist and poet of French-Canadian descent. He is considered a literary iconoclast. Below we have the collection of Jack Kerouac Quotes which we believe will inspire and motivate you to work and achieve your dreams.

Inspiring Jack Kerouac Quotes

“Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fads and popular opinion.”—Jack Kerouac

“Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing your lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain.”—Jack Kerouac

“The best teacher is experienced and not through someone’s distorted point of view.”—Jack Kerouac

“Put down the pen someone else gave you. No one ever drafted a life worth living on borrowed ink.”—Jack Kerouac

“Rest and be kind, you don’t have to prove anything.”—Jack Kerouac

“One day I will find the right words, and they will be simple.”—Jack Kerouac

“Offer them what they secretly want and they of course immediately become panic-stricken.”—Jack Kerouac

I saw that my life was a vast glowing empty page and I could do anything I wanted.”—Jack Kerouac

Live, travel, adventure, bless and don’t be sorry.”—Jack Kerouac

Practice kindness all day to everybody and you will realize you’re already in heaven now.”—Jack Kerouac

The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn.”—Jack Kerouac

What’s in store for me in the direction I don’t take?.”—Jack Kerouac

Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me, as is ever so on the road.”—Jack Kerouac

Don’t use the phone. People are never ready to answer it. Use poetry.”—Jack Kerouac

One man practicing kindness in the wilderness is worth all the temples this world pulls.”—Jack Kerouac

There was nowhere to go but everywhere, so just keep on rolling under the stars.”—Jack Kerouac

My fault, my failure, is not in the passions I have, but in my lack of control of them.”—Jack Kerouac

Our battered suitcases were piled on the sidewalk again; we had longer ways to go. But no matter, the road is life.”—Jack Kerouac

I had nothing to offer anybody except my own confusion.”—Jack Kerouac

I was surprised, as always, by how easy the act of leaving was, and how good it felt. The world was suddenly rich with possibility.”—Jack Kerouac

In the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing your lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain.”—Jack Kerouac

Life must be rich and full of loving–it’s no good otherwise, no good at all, for anyone.”—Jack Kerouac

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