"That truth should be silent I had almost forgot"--Enobarbus in ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA, back in Rome after having been too long in Egypt.---------
Melville's PIERRE, Book 4, chapter 5: "Something ever comes of all persistent inquiry; we are not so continually curious for nothing."
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
Maurice Sendak on the Creative Process
3 May 92 told Sendak what Jack Stillinger says, that my idea that
genuine art is coherent is extremely dubious.
MS repeats slowly, absorbs
it, and says, “Thank God I’m not long for this world.”