Artaud

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    Tragedy on the stage is no longer enough for me, I shall bring it into my own life.
    —Antonin Artaud (1896–1948)

    It is almost impossible to be a doctor and an honest man, but it is obscenely impossible to be a psychiatrist without at the same time bearing the stamp of the most incontestable madness: that of being unable to resist that old atavistic reflex of the mass of humanity, which makes any man of science who is absorbed by this mass a kind of natural and inborn enemy of all genius.
    —Antonin Artaud (1896–1948)

    Hell is of this world and there are men who are unhappy escapees from hell, escapees destined ETERNALLY to reenact their escape.
    —Antonin Artaud (1896–1948)