Nelson Goodman

Never mind mind, essence is not essential, and matter does not matter.

—Nelson Goodman

Backs of Isola del Giglio. Photo: MM

The second quote in this three-day challenge is from my scrapbook which I’ve kept since starting high school. It proves to me that my tastes haven’t really changed so much during all this time. I’ve always loved word play and absurdities and language. Except that this quote is not really absurd, of course. The best never are.