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one ever really paid the price of a book-- only the price of printing
Louis I. Kahn
are no faster or firmer friendships than those between people who
the same books.
book should serve as the ax for the frozen
sea within us.
wise man reads
both books and
real purpose of books is to trap the mind into doing its own thinking.
is a wonder in reading braille that the sighted will never know:
to touch words and have them touch
true perfection of man lies, not in what man has, but in what man
gives what he has. The soldier gives strength, the merchant goods,
the teacher instructions,
the farmer rice, the fisherman fish.
- from Siddhartha
trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.
- from Horseradish
is so much more to a book than
just the reading.
think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history
of the world, but then you read. It was books that taught me that
the things that tormented me most were the very things that connected
me with all the people who were alive, who had ever been alive.
friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal
is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?
Henry Ward Beecher