What the artist will add to what they have seen, studied, researched and processed through their intellect, bringing newness and originality to an artwork, is what makes the difference between a creative and copycats no matter how skilled or famous the copycats are. I will conclude by quoting one of my favourite film makers, Jim Jarmusch 4 who simply put it this way:. The poetic drama must have an emotional unity, let the emotion be whatever you like. The defect is precisely a defect of personality. Want to be more creative, or better understand a different culture? But this hits one of my pet peeves.
"Immature poets imitate; mature poets steal"
Eliot , first published in Amy books view quotes. Select only things to steal from that speak directly to your soul. January 13, at Share on Twitter Tweet. At the time I posted this essay, there were people using the quote to justify stealing content over P2P networks as well as mashups and sampling.
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And they developed a pathological hatred of mouse buttons which persists to this day. And Massinger, while he has his own comedy, is nearer to Marlowe and Jonson than to any of these. The comedy of Lyly is one thing; that of Shakespeare, followed by Beaumont and Fletcher, is another; and that of Middleton is a third. Emma 2, books view quotes. The comedy of Jonson is nearer to caricature; that of Middleton a more photographic delineation of low life. But the unity is superficial.