If you don't have any money, the problem is food. When you have money, it's sex. When you have both, it's health. If everything is simply jake, then you're frightened of death.

J. P. Donleavy

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James Patrick Donleavy (23 April 1926 – 11 September 2017) was an Irish/American novelist and playwright. His best-known work is the novel The Ginger Man, which was initially banned for obscenity.

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