Octavio Paz Quote: “The modern tradition is the tradition…”

The modern tradition is the tradition of revolt. The French Revolution is still our model today: history is violent change, and this change goes by the name of progress. I do not know whether these notions really apply to art.

Octavio Paz


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Name: Octavio Paz
Profession: Poet
Nationality: Mexican
Birthday: March 31, 1914
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