Thursday, 28 February 2013

Quotes: ...Caroline Gordon

"A well-composed book is a magic carpet on which we are wafted to a world that we cannot enter in any other way".

---Caroline Gordon 

Thursday, 21 February 2013

Quotes: ...Christopher Morley

"Lord! when you sell a man a book you don't sell just twelve ounces of paper and ink and glue - you sell him a whole new life.  Love and friendship and humour and ships at sea by night - there's all heaven and earth in a book, a real book."

---Christopher Morley 

Thursday, 14 February 2013

Quotes: ...Edward P. Morgan

"A book is the only place in which you can examine a fragile thought without breaking it, or explore an explosive idea without fear it will go off in your face.  It is one of the few havens remaining where a man's mind can get both provocation and privacy."
---Edward P. Morgan 

Monday, 11 February 2013

Quotes: ...Anon

"Anyone who says they have only one life to live must not know how to read a book..."