A purpose of human life, no matter who is controlling it, is to love whoever is around to be loved.
("The Sirens of Titan")
More Quotes from Kurt Vonnegut:True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country.
Let there be nothing harmonious about our children's playthings, lest they grow up expecting peace and order, and be eaten alive.
He watched and recorded their subversive activites with love, amusement, and detachment.
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.
I have this disease late at night sometimes, involving alcohol and the telephone.
The unity in every second of all time and all wandering mankind, all wandering womankind, all wandering children.
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