Quotation by Eugène Ionesco

There is nothing truer than myth: history, in its attempt to "realize" myth, distorts it, stops halfway; when history claims to have "succeeded" this is nothing but humbug and mystification. Everything we dream is "realizable." Reality does not have to be: it is simply what it is.
Eugène Ionesco (b. 1912), Rumanian–born French playwright. repr. In Notes and Counter Notes (1962). "Experience of the Theatre," no. 62, Nouvelle N.R.F (Paris, 1958).
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