"If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need." Cicero
"Self-pity gets you nowhere. One must have the adventurous daring to accept oneself as a bundle of possibilities and undertake the most interesting game in the world: making the most of one’s best." Harry Emerson Fosdick
"There are bits and pieces of yourself scattered in every book you read." Janaya Jessalyn
"Books, for me, are a home. Books don’t make a home – they are one, in the sense that just as you do with a door, you open a book, and you go inside. Inside there is a different kind of time and a different kind of space." Jeanette Winterson
"Books can make your imagination go beyond limits." 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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