"Everything in the ..." Quote of Stéphane Mallarmé

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Everything in the world exists to end up in a book.

Stéphane Mallarmé
Stéphane Mallarmé (1842-1898), French symbolist poet. (Originally published 1886-1896). Variations on a Subject, "As to the Book: The Book, a Spiritual Instrument," Mallarmé: The Poems, trans. by and ed. Keith Bosley (1977).