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I have busted more hippies' noses than all the narcs in the free world.
Elvis was the only man from Northeast Mississippi who could shake his hips and still be loved by rednecks, cops, and hippies.
The hippies wanted peace and love. We wanted Ferraris, blondes and switchblades.
Hippies are so phoney and fake.
Everyone look around and see if you can spot the NARCS. They're the ones who look like hippies.
Robert Anton Wilson
I've always despised the hippies.
I hate the word 'hippy'. I hate a lot of people, and hippies don't do that!
No, I come for a hippy lifestyle, it's very open; my parents are both hippies.
My family, my parents are hippies.
All hippies around now just represent complete apathy.
It's funny how the hippies and the punks tried to get rid of the conservatives, but they always seem to get the upper hand in the end.
It takes only one bad amp to turn your ears to oatmeal: That's how old hippies became Yanni fans.
I was always embarrassed because my dad wore a suit and my mother wore flat pumps and a cozy jumper while my friends' parents were punks or hippies.
My parents are hippies, so I must have a bit of hippie in me.
Kabul was very popular with the hippies in the Sixties and Seventies. It was very quiet and peaceful.
Bonobo studies started in the '70s and came to fruition in the '80s. Then in the '90s, all of a sudden, boom, they ended because of the warfare in the Congo. It was really bad for the bonobo and ironic that people with their warfare were preventing us from studying the hippies of the primate world.
Frans de Waal
My personal style is a mixture of, like, girly, throwback, like retro '50s pin-ups, floral, like hippies, like anything feminine, and like flirty.
My parents are definitely reformed hippies.
Looking back, there is nothing wrong with that peace, love and equality that the hippies espoused. In many ways, we have regressed because they were into organic food, back to nature, make love not war, be good to all men, share and share alike - which is what many are talking about now.
Not hippie - my parents were not hippies - but they were very supportive and encouraging, and that does a lot for someone, and it gives them a lot of confidence.
People ask if my parents are hippies, but they're actually very conservative. A girl called Rebel sang at their wedding, and that's where my name came from.
When the civil rights battle was won, all the Jews and hippies and artists were middle class white people and all the blacks were still poor. Materially, not much changed.
I was born in Manhattan on West 12th. My parents were kind of hippies and they did a home birth.
The kids today have these fresh faces. It's like they're on pins and needles, waiting to see what I'm going to do. They've never seen me. In the 1960s, those were hippies. They were wired up already. The kids today know me because I've worked with Jeff Tweedy and other young producers.
My parents were hippies.
Hippies? Why, I'm the original.
Jerry Lee Lewis
I grew up in Berkeley and my parents were hippies, obviously, since my name's 'Jorma.' I didn't watch much television growing up because they weren't into it at all.
Certainly there's a huge appeal to the '60s, because it was such a big turning point to everyone. It was the era of change, the boiling point. People rebelled against things - the hippies, the feminists, the protesters. All these things just built up and boiled over. I think people can relate to that today.
I was a beatnik in the '50s before the hippies came along.
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