Antonin Artaud Quotes

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Born: 1896-09-04, Marseille, France
Birth Country: France
Died: Paris, France, 1948-03-04
Occupation: Theatre director, poet, actor, artist

I myself spent nine years in an insane asylum and I never had the obsession of suicide, but I know that each conversation with a psychiatrist, every morning at the time of his visit, made me want to hang myself, realizing that I would not be able to cut his throat.
- Antonin Artaud

Written poetry is worth reading once, and then should be destroyed. Let the dead poets make way for others.
- Antonin Artaud

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