Quotation by W.H. Auden

No poet or novelist wishes he were the only one who ever lived, but most of them wish they were the only one alive, and quite a number fondly believe their wish has been granted.
W.H. (Wystan Hugh) Auden (1907–1973), Anglo-American poet. The Dyer's Hand, pt. 1, "Writing," (1962).
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