“Artists,” he said, “are people who say, ‘I can’t fix my country of my state or my city, or even my marriage. But by golly, I can make this square canvas, or this eight-and-a-half-by-eleven piece of square paper, or this lump of clay or these twelve bars of music, exactly what they ought to be!'”

Kurt Vonnegut, Timequake.

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