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When we study human language, we are approaching what some might call the 'human essence,' the distinctive qualities of mind that ...
Assuming that rapture is nature's play with man, the Dionysian artist's creative activity is the play with rapture.
He does not create his object in reality as does the painter, but he creates, before the camera begins to function, the irrevocabl ...
Nothing exists until or unless it is observed. An artist is making something exist by observing it. And his hope for other people ...
All in all, the creative act is not performed by the artist alone; the spectator brings the work in contact with the external worl ...
The plant is not a mere product of the soil, but a living process centred in itself, the essence of which has nothing to do with t ...
All the lies and evasions by which man has nourished himself--civilization, in a word--are the fruits of the creative artist. It i ...
It is the lesbian in us who is creative, for the dutiful daughter of the fathers in us is only a hack.
For the musician, before he has begun his work, all is in readiness so that the operation of his creative spirit may find, right f ...
I have often thought that if photography were difficult in the true sense of the term--meaning that the creation of a simple photo ...
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