The Definitive Truth


Man declares red what he called green the day before and what in reality is black. He is forever making definitive statements on life, man and art, and he has no more idea than the mushroom what life, man and art actually are.

Jean Arp
Dadaland (1938)

New Yorker cover by Saul Steinberg

Sentient mushrooms 

2 thoughts on “The Definitive Truth

  1. haha a definitive statement about definitive statements. Sure. But it is also the great beauty in human beings that they will forever attempt to grasp what humanity and art really are.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.