Of Poets and Logicians II

"Poetry is sane because it floats easily in an infinite sea; reason seeks to cross the infinite sea, and so make it finite. The result is mental exhaustion . . . "

I needed to remember this today.

Glad it was around.


  1. Interesting quote considering that it's by G.K. Chesterton, who was equally famous a century ago for his use of both humour and reason, such as in his public debates with the likes of George Bernard Shaw.

  2. That's deep... but just the way I like it...logical! :)


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