Without needing to be theoretically instructed, consciousness quickly realizes that it is the site of variously contending discourses.
Explore more quotes
I have always thought of poems as stepping stones in one's own sense of oneself. Every now and again, you write a poem that gives you self-respect and steadies your going a little bit farther out in the stream. At the same time, you have to conjure the next stepping stone because the stream, we hope, keeps flowing.