The Prompter Room

For Friday, May 19, 2017:

 

… #5.  The richness of life reveals itself through a richness of gestures.  One must learn to feel everything – the length and retarding of sentences, interpunctuations, the choice of words, the pausing, the sequence of arguments – like gestures.

Friedrich Nietzsche, 10 Rules for Writers

Collected in ‘Toward the Teaching of Style’ by Lou Andreas-Salome

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