Gaston Bachelard Quote

Poetry is one of the destinies of speech.... One would say that the poetic image, in its newness, opens a future to language.


Introduction, sect. 2 - La poétique de la rêverie (The Poetics of Reverie) (1960)

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Poetry is one of the destinies of speech.... One would say that the poetic image, in its newness, opens a future to language.

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Poetry is one of the destinies of speech.... One would say that the poetic image, in its newness, opens a future to language.

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Poetry is one of the destinies of speech.... One would say that the poetic image, in its newness, opens a future to language.

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Poetry is one of the destinies of speech.... One would say that the poetic image, in its newness, opens a future to language.