A Quote by Anaïs Nin on magic and perception

It is the function of art to renew our perception.  What we are familiar with we cease to see.  The writer shakes up the familiar scene, and, as if by magic, we see a new meaning in it.

Anaïs Nin (1903 - 1977)

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