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"Most people are other people, their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation" ~Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)

 

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A big leather-bound volume makes an ideal razor strap. A thin book is useful to stick under a table with a broken caster to steady it. A large, flat atlas can be used to cover a window with a broken pane. And a thick, old-fashioned heavy book with a clasp is the finest thing in the world to throw at a noisy cat.
~ Mark Twain - [Books and Reading]

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A classic is something that everybody wants to have read and nobody wants to read.
~ Mark Twain - [Books and Reading]

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A good book is the best of friends, the same today and for ever.
~ Martin Tupper - [Books and Reading]

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Bore -- a person who talks when you wish him to listen.
~ Ambrose Bierce - [Bores and Boredom]

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Boredom is like a pitiless zooming in on the epidermis of time. Every instant is dilated and magnified like the pores of the face.
~ Jean Baudrillard - [Bores and Boredom]

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Boredom is the dream bird that hatches the egg of experience. A rustling in the leaves drives him away.
~ Walter Benjamin - [Bores and Boredom]

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Everyone is a bore to someone. That is unimportant. The things to avoid is being a bore to oneself.
~ Gerald Brenan - [Bores and Boredom]

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I wish I could write a beautiful book to break those hearts that are soon to cease to exist: a book of faith and small neat worlds and of people who live by the philosophies of popular songs.
~ Anonymous - [Books and Reading]

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In any situation, ask yourself: What strengths do I possess that can contribute towards accomplishing something in this situation? Then follow through.
~ Anonymous - [Books and Reading]

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Is boredom anything less than the sense of one's faculties slowly dying?
~ John Berger - [Bores and Boredom]

 

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