"A TEXT WITHOUT A CONTEXT IS A PRETEXT"
Quotes you can use as a pretext
for thinking what you already think
OR as a precursor to reading the text in its full context
This book is a drama, whose leading personage is the Infinite. Man is the second.
posted by annette gulick at 5:55 PM
Speaking indifferently to him,
who had driven out the cold
and polished my good shoes as well.
What did I know, what did I know
of loves austere and lonely offices?
posted by annette gulick at 7:59 PM
...extreme subjectivity, prejudice and indeed idiosyncrasy are what helps art to avoid cliche. And the resistance to cliche is what distinguishes art from life.
posted by annette gulick at 3:16 PM
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