The Sin of Originality

Originality could potentially mislead a good talent into thinking he finally knows his way, and make him drink his energies to the lees too soon. When he truly starts to appreciate the nagging perfection of the predecessors, it is often too late to commit the other sin, i.e. of imitation. Let me not speak for myself…

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