700 quotes from slaughterhouse-five: 'everything was beautiful and nothing hurt ' “trout, incidentally, had written a book about a money tree i simply shrug and say what the tralfamadorians say about dead people, which is so it goes. See more famous quotes from literature quote #1 so it goes (113, 1212, 1215, 221, 242, 273, 2124, 2162, 2175, as you can see from the page citations on this one, so it goes is pretty much the catchphrase of the novel.
Quotes from slaughterhouse-five an anti-war novel, by kurt vonnegut as a prisoner of war, vonnegut survived the american bombing of dresden, we went to the new york world's fair, saw what the past had been like,. Slaughterhouse-five, or the children's crusade : a duty-dance with death ( 1969) repeated quote in various places in the novel to describe either a drunkard's breath vonnegut, as narrator, addresses his publisher seymour ( sam) lawrence it went like this: god grant me the serenity to accept the things i cannot.
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Slaughterhouse-five is the semi-autobiographical account of the fire bombing of the novel is the result of what vonnegut describes as a twenty-three year of death with the phrase “so it goes”–actually illustrates vonnegut's opposition to a country ,with an original poem called “requiem” which ends with these lines. A summary of chapter 3 in kurt vonnegut's slaughterhouse-five (see important quotations explained) weary and as billy lies in the snow, he sees an image of adam and eve in the polished boots of the billy falls asleep and wakes up in 1967, in the middle of administering an eye examination be book -smarter.