In every man sleeps a prophet, and when he wakes there is a little more evil in the world. - Emil Cioran
Sunday, March 24, 2019
Kurt Vonnegut from a 2003 speech at the University of Wisconsin - Madison
realize that some of you may have come in hopes of hearing tips on how
to become a professional writer. I say to you, “If you really want to
hurt your parents - and you don’t have the nerve to be a homosexual -
the least you can do is go into the arts.” But do not use semicolons.
They are transvestite hermaphrodites, standing for absolutely nothing.
All they do is show you’ve been to college.