Quote of the Week #24: October 13, 2013

Georges Simenon illustration 2013 by jpbohannon

Georges Simenon
illustration 2013 by jpbohannon

“If your vision of the world is of a certain kind you will put poetry in everything, necessarily.”

Georges Simenon

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4 thoughts on “Quote of the Week #24: October 13, 2013

  1. When I wandered into my father’s closet a half-century ago, I found a small pile of books by Georges Simenon. Today I have over hundred of his stories and have a website, http://twivelist, where I write very short stories that remind me of characters that Simenon once wrote about.

  2. Great portrait !
    Always the pipe.
    Simenon also wrote, « En poésie, ce n’est pas la matière qui compte : c’est la façon de s’en servir, c’est ce qu’on apporte soi-même… »

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