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“One day I will find the right words, and they will be simple.”

 JACK KEROUAC, The Dharma Bums

Painting: “There and Here, State I” by Edward Ruscha (2007)

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“Don’t say it was delightful; make us say delightful when we’ve read the description. You see, all those words (horrifying, wonderful, hideous, exquisite) are only like saying to your readers, ‘Please will you do the job for me.’”  C.S. LEWIS

Painting: “Etc. #207 by Edward Ruscha, 1991.

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All my life I’ve looked at words as though I were seeing them for the first time.”  

ERNEST HEMINGWAY

 Painting: “The Mountain” by Edward Ruscha, 1998

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“All my life I’ve looked at words as though I were seeing them for the first time.”

ERNEST HEMINGWAY

 

Painting:The Mountain” by Edward Ruscha, 1998

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“Don’t say it was delightful; make us say delightful when we’ve read the description. You see, all those words (horrifying, wonderful, hideous, exquisite) are only like saying to your readers, ‘Please will you do the job for me.’”  C.S. LEWIS

Painting:Etc. #207 by Edward Ruscha, 1991.

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“Any word you have to hunt for in a thesaurus is the wrong word. There are no exceptions to this rule.” STEPHEN KING

Painting:Pressurized Diabolics” by Edward Ruscha (1976)

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“One day I will find the right words, and they will be simple.”

JACK KEROUAC, The Dharma Bums

Painting:There and Here, State I” by Edward Ruscha (2007)

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“The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.” MARK TWAIN

Painting: “Now Then As I Was About to Say” by Edward Ruscha (1973), collection of MOMA, NYC