Quote for Today: Roger Rosenblatt

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November 6, 2018 by katmcdaniel

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Why, for example, do the great writers use anticipation instead of surprise? Because surprise is merely an instrument of the unusual, whereas anticipation of a consequence enlarges our understanding of what is happening.

Roger Rosenblatt, “How to Write Great”, New York Times, July 29, 2012

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