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Speaking of Books The Best Things Ever Said About Books and Book CollectingHad ever been alive James Baldwin in the New York Times JanuaryWhere is human nature so weak as in the bookstore Henry Ward Beecher Star Papers or Experiences of Art and Nature What refuge is there for the victim who is oppressed with the feeling that there are a thousand new books he ought to read while life is only long enough for him to attempt to read a hundred Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr Over the Teacups I took a speed reading course where you run your finger down the middle of the page and was able to read War and Peace in twenty minutes It's about Russia Woody Allen in a letter by Phyllis Mindell to the New York Times SeptemberYou may perhaps be brought to acknowledge that it is very well worthwhile to be tormented for two or three years of one's life for the sake of being able to read all the rest of it Jane Austen Northanger Abbey Book love I say again lasts throughout life it never flags or fails but like beauty itself is a joy for ever Holbrook Jackson The Anatomy of Bibliomania. A lovely compilation that expanded my to read book list

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T of those expressions entertaining and thought provoking uotations about the reading and enjoyment of not to mention obsession with books The collection includes examples of bibliophilia that range across the centuries and around the globe from ancient Chinese proverbs to Elizabeth Barrett Browning from the Bible to Woody Allen from Jane Austen to Mark Twain and from William Shakespeare to J D SalingerFilled with insight wisdom and humor Speaking of Books will be read with pleasure by everyone who believes as Thomas Carlyle did that of the things which man can do or make here below by far the most momentous wonderful and worthy are the things called books I would be most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves Anna uindlen Enough Bookshelves New York Times AugustIt was books that taught me that the things that torment me most were the very things that connected me with all the people who were alive or who. The sort of thing you can thumb through Some great uotes but honestly it seems like nothing before 1995 or so Where are uotes from some of the well known authors like Stephen King James Patterson It's primarily classic authors or those that are considered literary Some favoritesThe books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame Oscar WildeThe library is the temple of learning and learning has liberated people than all the ways in history Carl RowanOne of the greatest gifts adults can give to their offspring and to their society is to read to children Carl SaganWhen we are collecting books we are collecting happiness Vincent StarrettI learnedthe lesson that nothing is so depressing as to spend one's life doing something in which one is not interested Most of us would rather be making a competence out of books than a fortune out of soap Geoffrey FaberThe weapon of the dictator is not so much propaganda as censorship Terence H ualter

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Speaking of Books The Best Things Ever Said About Books and Book Collecting summary ´ 108 Ý ➶ [Reading] ➸ Speaking of Books The Best Things Ever Said About Books and Book Collecting By Rob Kaplan ➫ – Gwairsoft.co.uk What really knocks me out is a book that when you'Books The PDF #206 What really knocks me out is a book that when you're all done reading it you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours J D Salinger The Catcher in the Rye I of Books The Best Things PDFEPUB or would rather be a poor man in a garret with plenty of books Speaking of PDFEPUB or than a king who did not love reading Thomas B Macaulay Life The love of books and the desire to speak and write of that love are as old as books themselves In fact they are even older than printed books All the glory of the world would be buried in oblivion of Books The PDFEPUB #188 unless God had provided mortals with the remedy of books wrote Richard de Bury in The Philobiblon The Love of Books which was completed in than a hundred years before Gutenberg printed his first BibleAnd in every generation since de Bury's there have been new voices expressing the pleasures they take of Books The Best Things PDFEPUB or in books and reading Speaking of Books contains hundreds of the bes. I enjoyed this I did not sit down and read it straight through I took my time plucking away at it I enjoy reading uotes from others And this book full of uotes that have to do with books and reading was enjoyable to me