Kurt Vonnegut

Kurt Vonnegut

American writer of the 20th century.
I taught writing for a while and whenever somebody would tell me they were going to write about their dad, I would tell them they might as well go write about killing puppies because neither story was going to work. It just doesn't work.More Kurt Vonnegut quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What had made me move through so many dead and pointless years was curiosity.More Kurt Vonnegut quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The biggest laughs are based on the biggest disappointments and the biggest fears.More Kurt Vonnegut quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Jokes have to be quite naked to be understood. They have to be quite simple.More Kurt Vonnegut quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I do not say that children at war do not die like men, if they have to die. To their everlasting honor and our everlasting shame, they do die like men, thus making possible the manly jubilation of patriotic holidays. But they are murdered children all the same.More Kurt Vonnegut quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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Austin Osman Spare Anyone is capable of anything (will plus belief is ability) if they themselves create the opportune moment and incentive. Heaven gives no genius to disbelievers and no vengeance worse than the body denied. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More