Friday, 3 August 2018

Book Quotes of the Week

 "The act of reading makes it appear to us for the time that we have lived another life - that we have had a miraculous enlargement of experience." Henry James

"Books … the smell, the feel, the words, the weigh, the progression of turned pages, the portability, the immersion, the knowledge, the adventure, the addiction!" Mimi

"Reading is an act of civilization; it’s one of the greatest acts of civilization because it takes the free raw material of the mind and builds castles of possibilities." Ben Okri

"Life is like a book. Some chapters are sad, some are happy, and some are exciting. But if you never turn the page… you will never know what the next chapter holds." 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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  1. Me and Mimi are on the same page!

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    1. So do I. I always have fun looking for new quotes that I haven't put on my list, yet.