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David Foster Wallace

I’ll bet there’ll come a time when you realize you’re always gonna have about as much success as you need, and that’s fine.   — David Foster Wallace, from Although of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself: A Road Trip with David Foster Wallace by David Lipsky. (Broadway Books; 1 edition April 13, 2010)

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Jan Zwicky

The sound of wind in leaves, that was what puzzled me, it took me years to understand that it was music. Into silence, a gesture. A sentence: that it speaks. This is the mystery: meaning. Not that these folds of rock exist but that their beauty, here, now, nails us to the sky. — Jan… Continue reading Jan Zwicky

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