And I Asked Myself About The Present: How Wide It Was, How Deep It Was, How Much Was Mine To Keep.
And I asked myself about the present: how wide it was, how deep it was,
how much was mine to keep.
-- Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
All of the true things I am about to tell you are shameless lies.
-- The Book of Bokonon / Kurt Vonnegut Jr....
The feeling persists that no one can simultaneously be a respectable writer and understand how a refrigerator works, just as no gentleman wears a brown suit in the city.
Colleges may be to blame. English majors are encouraged, I know, to hate chemistry and physics, and to be proud because they are not dull and creepy and humorless and war-oriented like the engineers across the quad....
Say what you will about the sweet miracle of unquestioning faith, I consider a capacity for it terrifying and absolutely vile!
-- Kurt Vonnegut, Jr....
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 Jr., Breakfast of Champio...
We are what we pretend to be. -- Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
We are what we pretend to be. - Kurt Vonnegut, JR
I looked up at her and asked how much is that gonna cost?