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  • s  too sacred to be uttered

  • Displaced in the present, they have vague pasts and menacing futures; sighing despair, they search for something unnameable.
  • Like these central characters, Kosinski once fled the hell of war and totalitarianism; like them, he suffered unnamedand perhaps unnameabletrauma.
  • It's like the familiar Barnett Newman problem: having for so long been told that the famous "Zip" in Newman's canvases contains the unnameable name of God or the tragic condition .

  • Nick Harmer in Vancouver Sun
    There's just something that is kind of unnameable. You just don't know where it comes from exactly or how it works, but there's just something that - when the four of us start playing music together - it just clicks,says Harmer. "And we...
  • Oprah Winfrey in Independent
    My favourite quote is in the first chapter,says Winfrey during one of these webinars. "Man made God in his own image. The eternal, the infinite and the unnameable reduced to a mental idol that you had to believe in and worship as my God or...

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