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"I love Los Angeles.  I love Hollywood.  They're beautiful.  Everybody's plastic, but I love plastic.  I want to be plastic."  (Andy Warhol, Holy Terror: Andy Warhol Close Up)

"I met someone on the street who said wasn't it great that we're going to have a movie star for president, that it was so Pop, and (laughs) when you think about it like that, it is great, it's so American."  (Andy Warhol, on Ronald Reagan as president, The Andy Warhol Diaries, 1989)

"I never read, I just looked at pictures."  (Andy Warhol)

"I never understood why when you died, you didn't just vanish, everything could just keep going on the way it was only you just wouldn't be there.  I always thought I'd like my own tombstone to be blank.  No epitaph, and no name.  Well, actually, I'd like it to say 'figment.'"  (Andy Warhol, America, 1985)

"I would rather watch somebody buy their underwear than read a book they wrote."  (Andy Warhol)

"I'll endorse with my name any of the following; clothing AC-DC, cigarettes, small tapes, sound equipment, ROCK N' ROLL RECORDS, anything, film, and film equipment, Food, Helium, Whips, MONEY!!"  (Andy Warhol)

"I'm afraid that if I look at a thing long enough, it loses all of its meaning."  (Andy Warhol)

"I'm the type who'd be happy not going anywhere as long as I was sure I knew exactly what was happening at the places I wasn't going to.  I'm the type who'd like to sit home and watch every party that I'm invited to on a monitor in my bedroom."  (Andy Warhol, America, 1985)

"I've decided something: Commercial things really do stink.  As soon as it becomes commercial for a mass market it really stinks."  (Andy Warhol, The Andy Warhol Diaries, 1989)

"If you want to know all about Andy Warhol, just look at the surface of my paintings and films and me, and there I am.  There's nothing behind it."  (Andy Warhol, Holy Terror: Andy Warhol Close Up)

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