G. Deleuze and F. Guatteri, A Thousand Plateaus: Capitalism and Schizophernia. London, 1988. p.262.

"Becoming animals does not consist in playing or imitating an animal." Ibid., p.238. Authenticity lies is "becoming itself." But what can becoming an animal mean? To me it suggests a contemplative act, one in which the boundaries of imagination are unleashed.