Quotation by W.H. Auden

It's impossible to represent a saint [in Art]. It becomes boring. Perhaps because he is, like the Saturday Evening Post people, in the position of having almost infinitely free will.
W.H. (Wystan Hugh) Auden (1907–1973), Anglo-American poet. "November 16, 1946," The Table Talk of W.H. Auden, comp. by Alan Ansen, ed. Nicholas Jenkins (1990).
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