It’s a question of not copying the masters, to look for something, good or bad, for oneself. To enter this liberated state of mind, one cannot copy the others.
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Television has lifted the manufacture of banality out of the sphere of handicraft and placed it in that of a major industry.
The act of writing is a kind of catharsis, a liberation, but I never really concerned myself with that. I write because it interests me.
Suspicion is one of the morbid reactions by which an organism defends itself and seeks another equilibrium.