"A fondness for reading, properly directed, must be an education in itself." Jane Austen, Mansfield Park
"In books lies the soul of the whole Past Time: the articulate audible voice of the Past, when the body and material substance of it has altogether vanished like a dream." Thomas Carlyle
"The multitude of books is making us ignorant." Voltaire
"The reason a writer writes a book is to forget a book and the reason a reader reads one is to remember it." Thomas Wolfe
"I'm a bookaholic on the road to recovery. Ha, not really. I'm on the road to the bookstore." N.N.
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[If anyone can tell me the originator of this quote, I'd be very thankful and would happily include the name.]