” I think most of us who live into our 50s have had a few experiences with death. You know, we see people we know start to die. We realize it’s getting closer and closer for us. “


” The first chance I had to go to Japan, which was in the early nineties, I went to a Noh play. I thought, ‘This is very, very slow.’ I noticed lots of people falling asleep. I didn’t really know what was going on, I was getting a little sleepy myself. Then the more I studied it, the more fascinated I got. “


” The instant people specialize, it’s in their interest to dehumanize the people their specialized function operates upon. “


” I don’t believe in a personal god. It’s good to give thanks, whether or not there’s a god. There’s no reason not to live life to the fullest. Morality is all the more important for people who don’t expect to get a piece of celestial candy after they die. “



All 4 William T. Vollmann Quotes about People in picture


I think most of us who live into our 50s have had a few experiences with death. You know, we see people we know start to die. We realize it
The first chance I had to go to Japan, which was in the early nineties, I went to a Noh play. I thought,
The instant people specialize, it
I don

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