Nonfiction at its best is like fashioning a cabinet. It can never be a sculpture. It can be elegant and very beautiful, but it can never be sculpture. Captive to facts – or predetermined form – it cannot fly.Goodreads.com. 2020. Peter Matthiessen Quotes (Author Of The Snow Leopard). [online] Available at: <https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/6975.Peter_Matthiessen> [Accessed 23 May 2020].