Quotation by William Burroughs

The people in power will not disappear voluntarily, giving flowers to the cops just isn't going to work. This thinking is fostered by the establishment; they like nothing better than love and nonviolence. The only way I like to see cops given flowers is in a flower pot from a high window.
William Burroughs (b. 1914), U.S. author. "Prisoners of the Earth Come Out," The Job: Interviews with Daniel Odier (1969).
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