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Quotation by Joseph Brodsky
Tragedy, as you know, is always a fait accompli, whereas terror always has to do with anticipation, with man's recognition of his own negative potential—with his sense of what he is capable of.
Joseph Brodsky (b. 1940), Russian–born U.S. poet, critic. "On Grief and Reason," The New Yorker (September 26, 1994).
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