Patrick White On Success

3E472CD1-19E0-4DE7-93F1-DAD474E221C6.jpeg Patrick White   (May 28, 1912 – September 30, 1990)

What I do know for certain is that what is regarded as success in a rational materialistic society only impresses superficial minds. It amounts to nothing and will not help us rout the destructive forces threatening us today. What may be our salvation is the discovery of the identity hidden deep in any one of us, and which may be found in even the most desperate individual, if he cares to search the spiritual womb which contains the embryo of what can be one’s personal contribution to truth and life.