#62 – Some quotes from ‘A Voyage to Arcturus’

Do not fear change and destruction; but laughter and joy… to see beauty in its terrible purity you must tear away the pleasure from it.

 

Maskull detained him. “Say just this, before we depart company – why does pleasure appear so shameful to us?”

“Because in feeling pleasure, we forget our home.”

“And that is – ”

“Muspel,” answered Catice.

 

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