We Are Verbs

David Price
4 min readJul 12, 2023
From Margaret Keelan

We are not nouns, we are verbs. I am not a thing — an actor, a writer — I am a person who does things — I write, I act — and you never know what I’m going to do next. I think you can be imprisoned if you think of yourself as a noun.

— Stephen Fry

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By bad company I don’t mean only bad, vicious or destructive people… I am referring above all to the company of amorphous people, people whose

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David Price

I write about creativity, loving, language learning and psycho/spirituality. I’m a longtime painter and reader.