Tuesday, November 11, 2014
But how do I get to having to write a book?... It was a mother who bore me, not an inkwell!
Robert Musil (1880-1942), Austrian author. The Man Without Qualities, book I, ch. 103, Gesammelte Werke in Neun Banden [Collected Works in Nine Volumes], ed. Adolf Frise, trans. by Donald C. Riechel, Rowohlt (1978).