99679D00-EE25-4F4F-821E-7A990EE36A63Oliver Sacks (July 09, 1933 – August 30, 2015)

It takes a special energy, over and above one’s creative potential, a special audacity or subversiveness, to strike out in a new direction once one is settled. It is a gamble as all creative projects must be, for the new direction may not turn out to be productive at all.