Quotation by John Berryman

The artist is extremely lucky who is presented with the worst possible ordeal which will not actually kill him. At that point, he's in business.
John Berryman (1914–1972), U.S. poet. Interview in Writers at Work, Fourth Series, ed. George Plimpton (1976).
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