A Quote by O.V. de Milosz on memory, writing, and paper

To some extent, I have only lived to have something to outlive. By confiding these futile remembrances to paper, I am conscious of accomplishing the most important act of my life. I was predestined to Memory.

O.V. de Milosz

Source: The Poetics of Reverie, Pages: 97

Contributed by: Chris