Quote of the day: IDENTITY

August 31, 2011

IDENTITY

Identity germinates from humiliation’s soil. Humiliation isn’t merely the basement of a personality, or the scum pile on the stairway down. Humiliation is the earlier event that paves the way for “self” to know it exists.

— Wayne Koestenbaum

One Response to “Quote of the day: IDENTITY”

  1. David Says:

    Identity forged through humiliation. I’ll have to think about this.


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