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“My books are water; those of great geniuses are wine everybody drinks water”
“Only your friends steal your books”
“Books are a uniquely portable magic”
“Formerly we used to canonize our heroes. The modern method is to vulgarize them. Cheap editions of great books may be delightful, but cheap editions of great men are absolutely detestable.”
“A classic is a book which people praise and don't read.”
“You cannot write for children They're much too complicated. You can only write books that are of interest to them.”
“Book lovers will understand me, and they will know too that part of the pleasure of a library lies in its very existence”
“Books are not made for furniture, but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a house.”
Henry Ward Beecher
“I am like a book, with pages that have stuck together for want of use: my mind needs unpacking and the truths stored within must be turned over from time to time, to be ready when occasion demands”
“A single conversation across the table with a wise man is better than ten years mere study of books.”
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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