Thursday, May 9, 2019

Jack Kerouac quote of the day

Below is a Jack Kerouac quote. Your task is to identify the source. Give us your answer in a comment.
The simplest truth in the world is beyond our reach because of its complete simplicity, i.e., its pure nothingness--


Bob Kreimborg said...

Desolation Angels. Early in the book when Jack Duluoz is alone up on the mountain.

Rick Dale, author of The Beat Handbook said...

Correct! Page 56 in the 1995 Riverhead Books edition.