Having a yacht is a reason for being more cheerful than most.
More Quotes from Kurt Vonnegut:Farewell, hello, farewell, hello.
Any man can call time out but no man can say how long the time will be out.
On Tralfamadore, says Billy Pilgrim, there isn't much interest in Jesus Christ. The Earthling figure who is most engaging to the Tralfamadorian mind, he says, is Charles Darwin - who taught that those who die are meant to die, that corpses are improvements. So it goes.
He developed several hobbies that helped him to pass the time.
Whereas the staff, of course, was devoted to the idea that weak people should be helped as much as possible, that nobody should die.
We could have saved the Earth but we were too damned cheap.
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The task which we have set ourselves is simply to show why and for what purpose we hold that standpoint during most of our lives, and why and for what purpose we are provisionally obliged to abandon it.