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Invention

30 December 2014

Invention, it must be humbly admitted, does not consist in creating out of a void, but out of chaos; the materials must in the first place be afforded; it can give form to dark, shapeless substances, but cannot bring into being the substance itself.

Mary Shelley

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One Comments to “Invention”

  1. That seems to be what geniuses do.

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