“Reading made Don Quixote a gentleman. Believing what he read made him mad.” Continue reading
“I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.” Continue reading
“Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to be always part of unanimity.” Continue reading
“Literature is an occupation in which you have to keep proving your talent to people who have none.” Continue reading
“Have you ever observed that we pay much more attention to a wise passage when it is quoted than when we read it in the original author?” Continue reading
“Outside of a dog, a book is man’s best friend. Inside of a dog it’s too dark to read.” Continue reading
“Inspiration is wonderful when it happens, but the writer must develop an approach for the rest of the time… The wait is simply too long.” Continue reading
“Books to the ceiling,
Books to the sky,
My pile of books is a mile high.
How I love them! How I need them!
I’ll have a long beard by the time I read them.” Continue reading
“If you believe everything you read, better not read.” Continue reading
“I don’t think anyone should write their autobiography until after they’re dead.” Continue reading