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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Everything that ever has been always will be, and everything that ever will be always has been. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Everything that ever has been always will be, and everything that ever will be always has been.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: I was a victim of a series of accidents, as are we all. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

I was a victim of a series of accidents, as are we all.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Enjoy your body, use it every way you can. Don't be afraid of it, or what other people think of it, it's the greatest instrument you'll ever own. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Enjoy your body, use it every way you can. Don't be afraid of it, or what other people think of it, it's the greatest instrument you'll ever own.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Eat, drink, and be merry, for tomorrow we die. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Eat, drink, and be merry, for tomorrow we die.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: All moments, past, present and future, always have existed, always will exist. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

All moments, past, present and future, always have existed, always will exist.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Music is, to me, proof of the existence of God. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Music is, to me, proof of the existence of God.

--Kurt Vonnegut

Longer Version:

Music is, to me, proof of the existence of God. It is so extraordinarily full of magic, and in tough times of my life I can listen to music and it makes such a difference.


quote by Kurt Vonnegut: A sane person to an insane society must appear insane. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

A sane person to an insane society must appear insane.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Be fruitful, and multiply. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Be fruitful, and multiply.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Unannounced changes in life's itinerary are like dancing lessons from God. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Unannounced changes in life's itinerary are like dancing lessons from God.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: The secret to success in any human endeavor is total concentration. with background image: liquor pouring on clear shot glass
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The secret to success in any human endeavor is total concentration.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Sing in the shower. Dance to the radio. Tell stories. Write a poem to a friend, even a lousy poem. Do it as well as you possibly can. You will get an enormous reward. You will have created something. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Sing in the shower. Dance to the radio. Tell stories. Write a poem to a friend, even a lousy poem. Do it as well as you possibly can. You will get an enormous reward. You will have created something.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: If you can do no good, at least do no harm. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

If you can do no good, at least do no harm.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Everything is nothing, with a twist. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Everything is nothing, with a twist.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: If you want to break the rules of grammar, first learn the rules of grammar. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

If you want to break the rules of grammar, first learn the rules of grammar.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: I want to stand as close to the edge as I can without going over. Out on the edge you see all kinds of things you can't see from the center. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

I want to stand as close to the edge as I can without going over. Out on the edge you see all kinds of things you can't see from the center.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: We didn't belong anywhere in particular any more. We were interchangeable parts in the American machine. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

We didn't belong anywhere in particular any more. We were interchangeable parts in the American machine.

--Kurt Vonnegut

quote by Kurt Vonnegut: The mind reels. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

The mind reels.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Society is more concerned with material possessions than it is with the true love and compassion of another human being. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Society is more concerned with material possessions than it is with the true love and compassion of another human being.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: It was not the thought that God was cruel that froze me. I had taught myself never to expect anything from Him. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

It was not the thought that God was cruel that froze me. I had taught myself never to expect anything from Him.

--Kurt Vonnegut

quote by Kurt Vonnegut: What we love in our books are the depths of many marvelous moments seen all at once. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

What we love in our books are the depths of many marvelous moments seen all at once.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Scum of the Earth as some may be in their daily lives, they can all be saints in emergencies. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Scum of the Earth as some may be in their daily lives, they can all be saints in emergencies.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Symbols can be so beautiful, sometimes. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Symbols can be so beautiful, sometimes.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Fear hadn't come to him yet. Pain hadn't come where pain would come. There was only the feeling of having done something perfect at last--the taste of a drink from a cold, pure spring. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Fear hadn't come to him yet. Pain hadn't come where pain would come. There was only the feeling of having done something perfect at last--the taste of a drink from a cold, pure spring.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: They were adored by the Germans, who thought they were exactly what Englishmen ought to be. They made war look stylish and reasonable, and fun... They were dressed half for battle, half for tennis or… with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

They were adored by the Germans, who thought they were exactly what Englishmen ought to be. They made war look stylish and reasonable, and fun... They were dressed half for battle, half for tennis or croquet.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Find a subject you care about and which you in your heart feel others should care about. It is this genuine caring, and not your games with language, which will be the most compelling and seductive e… with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Find a subject you care about and which you in your heart feel others should care about. It is this genuine caring, and not your games with language, which will be the most compelling and seductive element in your style.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: The two prime movers in the Universe are Time and Luck. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

The two prime movers in the Universe are Time and Luck.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Luck is not the hand of God.... Luck is the way the wind swirls and the dust settles eons after God has passed by. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Luck is not the hand of God.... Luck is the way the wind swirls and the dust settles eons after God has passed by.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: It's the emptiest and yet the fullest of all human messages: 'Good-bye. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

It's the emptiest and yet the fullest of all human messages: 'Good-bye.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Say what you will about the sweet miracle of unquestioning faith, I consider a capacity for it terrifying and absolutely vile. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Say what you will about the sweet miracle of unquestioning faith, I consider a capacity for it terrifying and absolutely vile.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: The planet was being destroyed by manufacturing processes, and what was being manufactured was lousy, by and large. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

The planet was being destroyed by manufacturing processes, and what was being manufactured was lousy, by and large.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: What made marriage so difficult back then was yet again that instigator of so many other sorts of heartbreak: the oversize brain. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

What made marriage so difficult back then was yet again that instigator of so many other sorts of heartbreak: the oversize brain.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Perhaps I am the turtle, able to live simply anywhere, even underwater for short periods, with my home on my back. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Perhaps I am the turtle, able to live simply anywhere, even underwater for short periods, with my home on my back.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: I can think of no more stirring symbol of man's humanity to man than a fire engine. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

I can think of no more stirring symbol of man's humanity to man than a fire engine.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: I pity the Jews trying to get through life with only half a Bible. That's like trying to get from here to San Francisco with a road map that stops at Dubuque, Iowa. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

I pity the Jews trying to get through life with only half a Bible. That's like trying to get from here to San Francisco with a road map that stops at Dubuque, Iowa.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Rome wasn't built in a day. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Rome wasn't built in a day.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: I've written about Powers Hapgood. He was a Harvard graduate, son of a wealthy family who owned a cannery out there. After leaving Harvard, he went to work in coal mines and then was a CIO executive … with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

I've written about Powers Hapgood. He was a Harvard graduate, son of a wealthy family who owned a cannery out there. After leaving Harvard, he went to work in coal mines and then was a CIO executive when I met him there, in Indianapolis.

--Kurt Vonnegut

quote by Kurt Vonnegut: We used to have superb public schools. I guess we don't anymore, but, boy, the public schools were really something and I am a product of those in Indianapolis. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

We used to have superb public schools. I guess we don't anymore, but, boy, the public schools were really something and I am a product of those in Indianapolis.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: I went to high school in Indianapolis I learned how to walk around looking tough because everybody had to do that. I go out there occasionally and they're still doing it, walking around looking very … with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

I went to high school in Indianapolis I learned how to walk around looking tough because everybody had to do that. I go out there occasionally and they're still doing it, walking around looking very tough because something might happen.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Plato says that the unexamined life is not worth living. But what if the examined life turns out to be a clunker as well? with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Plato says that the unexamined life is not worth living. But what if the examined life turns out to be a clunker as well?

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: The unity in every second of all time and all wandering mankind, all wandering womankind, all wandering children. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

The unity in every second of all time and all wandering mankind, all wandering womankind, all wandering children.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: I chose cultural anthropology, since it offered the greatest opportunity to write high-minded balderdash. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

I chose cultural anthropology, since it offered the greatest opportunity to write high-minded balderdash.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: There is no good reason good can't triumph over evil, if only angels will get organized along the lines of the mafia. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

There is no good reason good can't triumph over evil, if only angels will get organized along the lines of the mafia.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Electronic communities build nothing. You wind up with nothing. We are dancing animals. 
How beautiful it is to get up and go out and do something. We are here on Earth to fart around. Don't let anyb… with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Electronic communities build nothing. You wind up with nothing. We are dancing animals.
How beautiful it is to get up and go out and do something. We are here on Earth to fart around. Don't let anybody tell you any different.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: It was headquartered in Michigan City, a long way off. I never saw Ku Klux Klan march. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

It was headquartered in Michigan City, a long way off. I never saw Ku Klux Klan march.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Think of what a paradise this world would be if men were kind and wise. with background image: brown and white butterfly on purple petaled flower
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Think of what a paradise this world would be if men were kind and wise.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: The brainless serenity of charwomen and janitors working late at night came over us. In a messy world we were at least making our little corner clean. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

The brainless serenity of charwomen and janitors working late at night came over us. In a messy world we were at least making our little corner clean.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: And a step backward, after making a wrong turn, is a step in the right direction. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

And a step backward, after making a wrong turn, is a step in the right direction.

--Kurt Vonnegut

quote by Kurt Vonnegut: There is no beginning, no middle, no end, no suspense, no moral, no causes, no effects. What we love in our books are the depths of many marvelous moments seen all at one time. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

There is no beginning, no middle, no end, no suspense, no moral, no causes, no effects. What we love in our books are the depths of many marvelous moments seen all at one time.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: No moral value is greater than humanity. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

No moral value is greater than humanity.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: And Lot's wife, of course, was told not to look back where all those people and their homes had been. But she did look back, and I love her for that, because it was so human. So she was turned into a… with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

And Lot's wife, of course, was told not to look back where all those people and their homes had been. But she did look back, and I love her for that, because it was so human. So she was turned into a pillar of salt. So it goes.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: I believe that reading and writing are the most nourishing forms of meditation anyone has so far found. By reading the writings of the most interesting minds in history, we meditate with our own mind… with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

I believe that reading and writing are the most nourishing forms of meditation anyone has so far found. By reading the writings of the most interesting minds in history, we meditate with our own minds and theirs as well. This to me is a miracle.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Tiger got to hunt, bird got to fly;
Man got to sit and wonder 'why, why, why?'
Tiger got to sleep, bird got to land;
Man got to tell himself he understand. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Tiger got to hunt, bird got to fly;
Man got to sit and wonder 'why, why, why?'
Tiger got to sleep, bird got to land;
Man got to tell himself he understand.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Of all the words of mice and men, the saddest are, It might have been. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Of all the words of mice and men, the saddest are, It might have been.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Alcohol and marijuana, if used in moderation, plus loud, usually low-class music, make stress and boredom infinitely more bearable. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Alcohol and marijuana, if used in moderation, plus loud, usually low-class music, make stress and boredom infinitely more bearable.

--Kurt Vonnegut

quote by Kurt Vonnegut: If you really want to hurt your parents and you don't have nerve enough to be homosexual, the least you can do is go into the arts. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

If you really want to hurt your parents and you don't have nerve enough to be homosexual, the least you can do is go into the arts.

--Kurt Vonnegut

quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Armistice Day has become Veterans' Day. Armistice Day was sacred. Veterans' Day is not. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Armistice Day has become Veterans' Day. Armistice Day was sacred. Veterans' Day is not.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: So, in the interests of survival, they trained themselves to be agreeing machines instead of thinking machines. All their minds had to do was to discover what other people were thinking, and then the… with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

So, in the interests of survival, they trained themselves to be agreeing machines instead of thinking machines. All their minds had to do was to discover what other people were thinking, and then they thought that, too.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Anyone unable to understand how useful religion can be founded on lies will not understand this book either. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Anyone unable to understand how useful religion can be founded on lies will not understand this book either.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Don't be reckless with other peoples hearts. And don't put up with people that are reckless with yours. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Don't be reckless with other peoples hearts. And don't put up with people that are reckless with yours.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: The America I love still exists at the front desks of our public libraries. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

The America I love still exists at the front desks of our public libraries.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Write to please just one person. If you open a window and make love to the world, so to speak, your story will get pneumonia. with background image: aerial photography of mountain range covered with snow under white and blue sky at daytime
Background Photo: Rohit Tandon

Write to please just one person. If you open a window and make love to the world, so to speak, your story will get pneumonia.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Pretend to be good all the time, and even God will be fooled. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Pretend to be good all the time, and even God will be fooled.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Unexpected travel suggestions are dancing lessons from God. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Unexpected travel suggestions are dancing lessons from God.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Maturity, the way I understand it, is knowing what your limitations are. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Maturity, the way I understand it, is knowing what your limitations are.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Reading and writing are the most nourishing forms of meditation anyone has so far found. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Reading and writing are the most nourishing forms of meditation anyone has so far found.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: We are healthy only to the extent that our ideas are humane. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

We are healthy only to the extent that our ideas are humane.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: No matter how corrupt, greedy, and heartless our government, our corporations, our media, and our religious and charitable institutions may become, the music will still be wonderful. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

No matter how corrupt, greedy, and heartless our government, our corporations, our media, and our religious and charitable institutions may become, the music will still be wonderful.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: No art is possible without a dance with death. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

No art is possible without a dance with death.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: History is merely a list of surprises. It can only prepare us to be surprised yet again. with background image: silhouette of mountain
Background Photo: Elliott Engelmann

History is merely a list of surprises. It can only prepare us to be surprised yet again.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: My cash cows, the slick magazines, were put out of business by TV. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

My cash cows, the slick magazines, were put out of business by TV.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: I left the Middle West for Schenectady because the General Electric Company offered me a more congenial, better paying job than did anyone else. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

I left the Middle West for Schenectady because the General Electric Company offered me a more congenial, better paying job than did anyone else.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: All time is all time. It does not change. It does not lend itself to warnings or explanations. It simply is. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

All time is all time. It does not change. It does not lend itself to warnings or explanations. It simply is.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Any man can call time out, but no man can say how long the time out will be. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Any man can call time out, but no man can say how long the time out will be.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Puny man can do nothing at all to help or please God Almighty, and Luck is not the hand of God. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Puny man can do nothing at all to help or please God Almighty, and Luck is not the hand of God.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: During most of my freelancing, I made what I would have made in charge of the cafeteria at a pretty good junior-high school. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

During most of my freelancing, I made what I would have made in charge of the cafeteria at a pretty good junior-high school.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: When I'm being funny, I try not to offend. I don't think much of what I've done has been in really ghastly taste. I don't think I have embarrassed many people or distressed them. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

When I'm being funny, I try not to offend. I don't think much of what I've done has been in really ghastly taste. I don't think I have embarrassed many people or distressed them.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: Call me Jonah. My parents did, or nearly did. They called me John. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

Call me Jonah. My parents did, or nearly did. They called me John.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: People have to talk about something just to keep their voice boxes in working order so they'll have good voice boxes in case there's ever anything really meaningful to say. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

People have to talk about something just to keep their voice boxes in working order so they'll have good voice boxes in case there's ever anything really meaningful to say.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: I had no talent for science. What was infinitely worse: all my fraternity brothers were engineers. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

I had no talent for science. What was infinitely worse: all my fraternity brothers were engineers.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: The feeling about a soldier is, when all is said and done, he wasn't really going to do very much with his life anyway. The example usually is: he wasn't going to compose Beethoven's Fifth. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

The feeling about a soldier is, when all is said and done, he wasn't really going to do very much with his life anyway. The example usually is: he wasn't going to compose Beethoven's Fifth.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: As a Humanist, I love science. I hate superstition, which could never have given us A-bombs. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

As a Humanist, I love science. I hate superstition, which could never have given us A-bombs.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: What should young people do with their lives today? Many things, obviously. But the most daring thing is to create stable communities in which the terrible disease of loneliness can be cured. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

What should young people do with their lives today? Many things, obviously. But the most daring thing is to create stable communities in which the terrible disease of loneliness can be cured.

--Kurt Vonnegut

quote by Kurt Vonnegut: It may be that the most striking thing about members of my literary generation in retrospect will be that we were allowed to say absolutely anything without fear of punishment. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

It may be that the most striking thing about members of my literary generation in retrospect will be that we were allowed to say absolutely anything without fear of punishment.

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quote by Kurt Vonnegut: One might be led to suspect that there were all sorts of things going on in the universe which he or she did not thoroughly understand. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

One might be led to suspect that there were all sorts of things going on in the universe which he or she did not thoroughly understand.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: To whom it may concern: It is springtime. It is late afternoon. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

To whom it may concern: It is springtime. It is late afternoon.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: I tell you, we are here on Earth to fart around, and don't let anybody tell you different. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

I tell you, we are here on Earth to fart around, and don't let anybody tell you different.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: I really wonder what gives us the right to wreck this poor planet of ours. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

I really wonder what gives us the right to wreck this poor planet of ours.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: I asked myself about the present: how wide it was, how deep it was, how much was mine to keep. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

I asked myself about the present: how wide it was, how deep it was, how much was mine to keep.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful what we pretend to be. with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful what we pretend to be.

--Kurt Vonnegut

quote by Kurt Vonnegut: I consider anybody a twerp who hasn't read 'Democracy in America' by Alexis de Tocqueville. There can never be a better book than that one on the strengths and vulnerabilities inherent in our form of… with background image: photo of author Kurt Vonnegut with quote

I consider anybody a twerp who hasn't read 'Democracy in America' by Alexis de Tocqueville. There can never be a better book than that one on the strengths and vulnerabilities inherent in our form of government.

--Kurt Vonnegut

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