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«The hippies wanted peace and love. We wanted Ferraris, blondes and switchblades.»
«Hippies, hippies... they want to save the world but all they do is smoke pot and play frisbee!»
«Children, for whom suburban life was supposed to make wholesome little Johns and Wendys, became the acid-dropping, classroom-burning hippies of the 1960s.»
«Yippies, Hippies, Yahoos, Black Panthers, lions and tigers alike - I would swap the whole damn zoo for the kind of young Americans I saw in Vietnam.»
Author: Spiro T. Agnew
, in Vietnam
«The Internet is an important cultural phenomenon, but that doesn't excuse its failure to comply with basic economic laws. The problem is that it was devised by a bunch of hippie anarchists.»
Author: Thomas Nolle
, an anarchist
, Basic Law
«Hippies are so phoney and fake.»
«Elvis was the only man from Northeast Mississippi who could shake his hips and still be loved by rednecks, cops, and hippies.»
«It has to be acknowledged that in capitalist society, with its herds of hippies, originality has become a sort of fringe benefit, a mere convention, accepted obsolescence, the Beatnik model being turned in for the Hippie model, as though strangely obedient to capitalist laws of marketing.»
Author: Mary McCarthy
, fringe benefit
, in for
«We're not the hippie family who only eats organic and the children meditate and go to school of the arts. But we're not apple-pie and republican either.»
«A hippie is someone who looks like Tarzan, walks like Jane, and smells like Cheetah»