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Art Objects by Jeanette Winterson
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Energy in patience. . ."Art is conscious and its effect on its audience is to stimulate consciousness. . .The comfort and the rest to be got out of art is not of the passive forgetting kind, it is inner quiet of a high order, and it follows the intensity, the excitement we feel when exposed to something new. Or does it? Only it seems if we are prepared to stay the course, not give up and doze off, not leap from rock to rock after new thrills."
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