Quotes: mythologies

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  • Wallace Stevens
    Wallace Stevens
    American poet 1879-1955
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    All the great things have been denied and we live in an intricacy of new and local mythologies, political, economic, poetic, which are asserted with an ever-enlarging incoherence.
  • Anish Kapoor
    Anish Kapoor
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    Artists don't make objects. Artists make mythologies.
  • J.G. Ballard
    J.G. Ballard
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    Fiction is a branch of neurology: the scenarios of nerve and blood vessels are the written mythologies of memory and desire.
  • B. W. Powe
    B. W. Powe
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    Followers of another political party tell us that we will strengthen ourselves by ignoring our history, our traditions, our mythologies, our culture and vision, and by following the American way.
    Source: Mystic Trudeau - The Fire And the Rose Forms, Eulogies, Images and Symbols, p. 157
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
    Henry David Thoreau
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    My facts shall be falsehoods to the common sense. I would so state facts that they shall be significant, shall be myths or mythologies. Facts which the mind perceived, thoughts which the body thought - with these I deal.
  • Anish Kapoor
    Anish Kapoor
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    One must not believe any of those mythologies about oneself as an artist.
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