"No matter what his rank or position may be, the lover of books is the richest and the happiest of the children of men." J.A. Langford
"'Tell me what you read and I’ll tell you who you are' is true enough, but I’d know you better if you told me what you reread." François Mauriac
"There are three kinds of men. The one that learns by reading. The few who learn by observation. The rest of them have to pee on the electric fence for themselves." Will Rogers
"How many a man has dated a new era in his life from the reading of a book." Henry David Thoreau, Walden
"Books have a way of making you homesick for a place you've never been to." N.N.
[If anyone can tell me the originator of this quote, I'd be very thankful and would happily include the name.]
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