activity, a game of imagination, a game that is a value in itself. Our dreams
prove that to imagine—to dream about things that have not happened—is
among mankind’s deepest needs. Herein lies the danger. If dreams were
not beautiful, they would quickly be forgotten. But Tereza kept coming back
to her dreams, running through them in her mind, turning them into legends.
Thomas lived under the hypnotic spell cast by the excruciating beauty of
- Milan Kundera, The Unbearable Lightness of Being
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