Wampeters, Foma and Granfalloons - Kurt Vonnegut

This quote was added by weesin
It goes against the American storytelling grain to have someone in a situation he can't get out of, but I think this is very usual in life. And it strikes me as gruesome and comical that in our culture we have an expectation that a man can always solve his problems. There is an implication that if you just have a little more energy, a little more fight, the problem can always be solved. That is so untrue that it makes me want to cry.

Train on this quote

Rate this quote:
3.0 out of 5 based on 19 ratings.

Edit Text

Edit author and title

(Changes are manually reviewed)

or just leave a comment:

Test your skills, take the Typing Test.

Score (WPM) distribution for this quote. More.

Best scores for this typing test

Name WPM Accuracy
zhengfeilong 124.72 95.6%
jnasser 121.23 99.3%
berryberryberry 111.95 93.2%
zalyx 111.77 96.9%
alexandradjones 110.85 97.1%
farzad 110.44 98.2%
pcapriotti 110.41 96.7%
natwest 110.26 95.8%

Recently for

Name WPM Accuracy
elliot_notts 98.91 92.6%
hetty5 57.43 96.1%
creepertom108 73.65 95.2%
iqbalharya36 30.46 96.9%
mvochii 76.53 95.8%
jjustin16 55.26 86.4%
kingpak 89.43 94.4%
mommaturtle91 74.28 97.5%