Re: Keeping Reminders (to curb behavior)


Subject: Re: Keeping Reminders (to curb behavior)
From: Eliot Handelman (eliot@generation.net)
Date: Fri Oct 14 2005 - 01:30:19 EDT


Morgan Sutherland wrote:

>Does anybody keep certain things around them to keep yourself from
>forgetting certain truths. What I mean is, like keeping a book of
>meaningful quotes, leaving books around our studio areas, hanging
>certain posters/paintings, keeping certain songs CD's on your desktop
>(virtual and real)?
>
>

That reminds of a quote from Andre Malraux I used to have on my fridge. It
was something like: "at first, the artist hangs in his studio the
pictures he admires.
These gradually disappear until he is painting alone. Then he too
disappears." Then I
moved and decided not to take the quote with me.

-- eliot



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