… in art nothing is more secondary than the author’s intentions.
We built tall buildings, but we have not become any taller.
Once you read a book it becomes a part of you forever
What gunpowder did for war, the printing press has done for the mind.
Opportunity may knock only once but temptation leans on the door bell
The pages of a book are given life only as they are opened
Millions of pages cloaked in dust and inspiration and wisdom.
A Million Copies Sold,” did you ever wonder who bought them?
I have never been able to resist a book about books.
Shelving books incorrectly is as good as stealing them. It’s almost worse.
Jon Ronson makes me laugh. I’ve read all of his books.
Not one-tenth of them. I don’t suppose you use your Sevres china every day?
The books that help you the most are those which make you think the most.