Quotes by Chuck Palahniuk

It's only after we've lost everything that we're free to do anything.
– Chuck Palahniuk
On a long enough timeline. The survival rate for everyone drops to zero.
– Chuck Palahniuk
When we don't know who to hate, we hate ourselves.
– Chuck Palahniuk
Hysteria is only possible with an audience.
– Chuck Palahniuk
It's not living alone if you keep a rifle under the bed.
– Chuck Palahniuk
People are all over the world telling their one dramatic story and how their life has turned into getting over this one event. Now their lives are more about the past than their future.
– Chuck Palahniuk
The idea that I can't share my problems with other people makes me not give a shit about their problems.
– Chuck Palahniuk
The most boring thing in the entire world is nudity. The second most boring thing is honesty.
– Chuck Palahniuk
The one you love and the one who loves you are never, ever the same person.
– Chuck Palahniuk
The only reason why we ask other people how their weekend was is so we can tell them about our own weekend.
– Chuck Palahniuk
When nobody will look at you, you can stare a hole in them. Picking out all the little details you'd never stare long enough to get if she'd ever just return your gaze, this, this is your revenge.
– Chuck Palahniuk
When you understand that what you're telling is just a story. It isn't happening anymore. When you realize the story you're telling is just words, when you can just crumble it up and throw your past in the trashcan, then we'll figure out who you're going to be.
– Chuck Palahniuk
Why is it you feel like a dope if you laugh alone, but that's usually how you end up crying?
– Chuck Palahniuk
You know that saying about how you always kill the one you love? It works both ways.
– Chuck Palahniuk
Beauty is power like money is power like a gun is power.
– Chuck Palahniuk
Today is the kind of day where the sun only comes up to humilate you.
– Chuck Palahniuk
The only difference between martyrdom and suicide really is press coverage.
– Chuck Palahniuk
It's only in drugs or death that we experience anything new and death is just too controling.
– Chuck Palahniuk
Since change is constant, you wonder if people crave death because it is the only way they can really get anything finished.
– Chuck Palahniuk
The only thing I know is everything you love will die. The first time you meet that someone special, you can count on them one day being dead and in the ground.
– Chuck Palahniuk