Gaston Bachelard Quote

What is the source of our first suffering? It lies in the fact that we hesitated to speak. It was born in the moment when we accumulated silent things within us.


On poetic imagination and reverie: selections from the works of Gaston Bachelard (ed. Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1971)

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What is the source of our first suffering? It lies in the fact that we hesitated to speak. It was born in the moment when we accumulated silent...

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What is the source of our first suffering? It lies in the fact that we hesitated to speak. It was born in the moment when we accumulated silent...

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What is the source of our first suffering? It lies in the fact that we hesitated to speak. It was born in the moment when we accumulated silent...

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What is the source of our first suffering? It lies in the fact that we hesitated to speak. It was born in the moment when we accumulated silent...