Where Meanings Arise

“For the territory where meanings arise and lie hidden might well turn out to be meaningless.  A notion that frightens and embarrasses us all, but that we ought to cherish, because–down there where definitions cannot hold–everything is, above all else, uncertain.”

-Roberto Calasso from “Ka”

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~ by Scott Hamilton Peters on November 23, 2008.

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