On Lack of Definition

March 13th, 2006 · 1 Comment
by Booksquare

If the word “inspiration” is to have any meaning,’ TS Eliot wrote, ‘it must mean just this, that the speaker or writer is uttering something that he does not wholly understand – or which he may even misinterpret when the inspiration has departed from him.’

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  • amy // Mar 22, 2006 at 8:56 am

    this quote…is mental…if these be our idols and men to follow then hurrah! Fo I have not lived in sin!