“Your manuscript is both good and original, but the part that is good is not original and the part that is original is not good.” 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
“Outside of a dog, a book is man’s best friend. Inside of a dog it’s too dark to read.” Continue reading
“I don’t think anyone should write their autobiography until after they’re dead.” Continue reading
“Never judge a book by its movie.” Continue reading
“What we become depends on what we read after all of the professors have finished with us. The greatest university of all is a collection of books.” Continue reading
“What one has not experienced, one will never understand in print.” Continue reading
“There are two motives for reading a book: one, that you enjoy it; the other, that you can boast about it.” Continue reading
“Literature is an occupation in which you have to keep proving your talent to people who have none.” Continue reading
“A bookstore is one of the only pieces of evidence we have that people are still thinking.” Continue reading