Kurt Vonnegut, Quote of the Day

image via Brown Paper Parcel

Image via Brown Paper Parcel

“The most important thing I learned on Tralfamadore was that when a person dies he only appears to die. He is still very much alive in the past, so it is very silly for people to cry at his funeral. All moments, past, present, and future, always have existed, always will exist. ”

Kurt Vonnegut, Slaughterhouse-Five