Wallace Stevens Quote: “The genuine artist is never ‘true…”

The genuine artist is never ‘true to life.’ He sees what is real, but not as we are normally aware of it. We do not go storming through life like actors in a play. Art is never real life.

Wallace Stevens


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Name: Wallace Stevens
Profession: Poet
Nationality: American
Birthday: October 2, 1879
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