I was washing the dishes this morning, when all of a sudden the question came to me, What is the greatest obligation that an artist has towards the next generation of fellow-artists to follow him or her? Interesting question, no? – So I thought about it for a while, and concluded To always make sure that you get paid for your work, of course.
Then I cleaned out the coffeepot.
PS: It’s more profound than it looks, at first glance.
PPS: It seems appropriate.