i’ve been working on this for a good month or so
needs something more
…he was afraid that in itself the desire for change was only a subtle sign of his failing memory. So, in doing nothing, he simply remained on the alert,careful to preserve his failing memory against the decay that consumed everything around him…Satantango by László Krasznahorkai, trans. George Szirtes
I do not believe that we are in the centre of the world. It is possible that there are gods who do not relate to human. As an artist, I believe that it is possible to depict these forces.Anselm Kiefer
Bough of a tree to the rain . . .” he turns the phrase over in his mouth as if it were fine wine, trying to guess its vintage, realizing somewhat indifferently that it is beyond him.László Krasznahorkai, Satantango
this is ‘after Rembrandt’s self portrait laughing’
the quote is from my current reading.
But desire of knowledge, like the thirst of riches, increases ever with the acquisition of it. TheLaurence Sterne, The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman.