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William Leroy Stidger
Books are like the windows of a great tower. They let light in.
I consider my books as close personal friends; I spend hours gazing at the covers in reverie, recalling the good times we've had together.
Books are companions even if you don't open them.
It's not that I don't like people. It's just that when I'm in the company of others - even my nearest and dearest - there always comes a moment when I'd rather be reading a book.
You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
How little of the din of this stupid world enters into a library.
W. Robertson Nicoll
I always feel safe and comfortable and happy in the presence of anyone who is really fond of reading.
Jojen Reed, A Dance With Dragons
A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one.
Jorge Luis Borges
I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.
D. H. Lawrence
When I read Shakespeare I am struck with wonder that such trivial people should muse and thunder in such lovely language.
All that non-fiction can do is answer questions. It's fiction's business to ask them.
I am never long, even in the society of her I love, without yearning for the company of my lamp and my library.