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The Outsider

The Outsider

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Published by manoj nair

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Published by: manoj nair on Aug 08, 2011
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Colin Wilson
The Outsider 
a poem―Compiled by Simo Sakari Aaltonen (2008)
Imagination is the instrument of self-knowledge
It would be a different matter if the film had shown youthings about yourself that you had never realized beforetold you that you were capable of things that youwouldn't have dreamed of attemptingpointed out that all your conceptions of yourself andeverybody else were based on misunderstandingsand that you had only to shake off these conceptions tobegin to live for the first time
the artist'smiraculous power ofsurviving a mentalearthquake
 the intensity of Wagner's Tristan und Isolde the ecstasy of an ancient Greek festival of Dionysusor the Egyptian phallic God Menuwhen wine and dancing bring about a temporary loss ofidentity of individual worshippers in the identity of the god

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