Quotation by René Magritte

The present reeks of mediocrity and the atom bomb.
René Magritte (1898–1967), Belgian surrealist painter. Quoted in Suzi Gablik, Magritte, ch. 5 (1970).

"I don't want to belong to my own time, or for that matter, to any other," Magritte added.
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