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The Inner Tension of Creativity: Goethe and the Two Key Qualities Necessary for Being an Artist

"[The artist] must be shaken by the naked truths that will not be comforted. This divine discontent, this disequilibrium, this state of inner tension is the source of artistic energy."
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