"Common experience is ..." Quote of Rene Daumal

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Common experience is the gold reserve which confers an exchange value on the currency which words are; without this reserve of shared experiences, all our pronouncements are cheques drawn on insufficient funds.

René Daumal
René Daumal (1908-1944), French poet, critic. A Night of Serious Drinking, foreword (1938).
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