It is one of the glories … of the Celtic tradition that in its handling even of religious themes it retranslates them from the languages of imagined fact into a mythological idiom, so that they may be experienced not as time-conditioned but as timeless, telling not of miracles long past but of miracles potential within ourselves, here, now, and forever.
It is one of the glories … of the Celtic
-- Joseph Campbell
Joseph Campbell and the Power of Myth with Bill Moyers (video) (ep. 1)
Find more quotations at www.jcf.org/quotes