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Quotation by Louis Aragon
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Fear of error which everything recalls to me at every moment of the flight of my ideas, this mania for control, makes men prefer reason's imagination to the imagination of the senses. And yet it is always the imagination alone which is at work.
Louis Aragon (1897–1982), French poet. "Preface to a Modern Mythology," Paris Peasant (1926).
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