Quick: Aphorisms by George Murray PDF

By George Murray

ISBN-10: 1770413812

ISBN-13: 9781770413818

The hugely expected follow-up to the wildly renowned Glimpse

Quick is George Murray’s moment selection of aphorisms — a kind that straddles the strains among poetry, philosophy, humour, and prose. He describes those items as “poetic essences” — occasionally whilst “poems, with no the entire poetry getting into the way.” a few are deep, a few shrewdpermanent, a few humorous, a few all 3. the simplest, he says, should still learn like commonsense statements that experience by no means really been expressed.

Built out of greater than 450 brief statements, Quick is a sequence of suggestions and ruminations, anybody of that could be a complete poem yet as a substitute has been compressed right into a unmarried profundity. Following his bestselling Glimpse, Murray keeps to discover quite a lot of issues: from deep existential disquiet to the comforts of the that means of trust; from what it skill to be alive to how the area bargains with hate, love, the elegant, and the ridiculous.

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