“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.”
:: Marcel Proust ::
Sunday, April 3, 2011
Bringing Up Girls in Bohemia
No originality ever exists. We inhabit a certain kind of great exchange, a great intertext. Ideas circulate; language likewise. Meanwhile, the only thing we can do, and get into the habit of, is combining them. But there is one idea not yet created after all: it is here, like a sort of major market in a major economy. Thoughts circulate and only at a certain moment are stopped and sorted out, and are then edited, probably as when making a film, and that produces a work."