I'm unsure of the source on this one. As usual, many sites don't mention a source, but one that comes up a lot is his The Dehumanization of art and Ideas about the Novel.
Did he just nail the perfect description of Reddit's biggest problem, the strive for originality? Amazing quote.
“Why do you speak in proverbs no one understands?” “Because it is like art, drawing your own conclusions is more fun than looking someone else's.
“Success is feminine and like a woman; if you cringe before her, she will override you. So the way to treat her is to show her the back of your hand. Then maybe she will do the crawling.” William Faulkner, 1956
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