Died: December 22, 1989, Paris, France
Samuel Barclay Beckett was an Irish avant-garde novelist, playwright, theatre director, and poet, who lived in Paris for most of his adult life and wrote in both English and French.
The Wallace Stevens reference here is to one of my favourite of his poems, 'Anecdote of the Jar'. We are but a glimpse is my titled responsion' to Samuel Beckett's quotation.
Elon's MotivationYou're on earth. There's no cure for that. - Samuel Beckett (1906-1989) Red Planet