Wednesday, April 16, 2014

the dude who was not wrong

Don't think anyone's ever been more right than this: Nabokov on creativity/individualism/literature.


Agent Polsky said...

It's quite fairly the perfect image, a poet being led to his death by servants of the state and smiling.

peppergomez said...

Socrates? Or a character of Nabokov's? I read a bunch many years ago. Reminds me I want to Read Pale Fire and Bend Sinister again.