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There are certain books in the world which every searcher for truth must know: the Bible, the Critique of Pure Reason, the Origin of Species, and Karl Marx’s Capital.

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‘There are men that will make you books, and turn them loose into the world, with as much dispatch as they would do a dish of fritters.’

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There are times when I think that the ideal library is composed solely of reference books. They are like understanding friends-always ready to change the subject when you have had enough of this or that.

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There are too many books I haven’t read, too many places I haven’t seen, too many memories I haven’t kept long enough. Anonymous quotes

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There are two motives for reading a book: one, that you enjoy it; the other, that you can boast about it.- Bertrand Russell

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There are very many people who read simply to prevent themselves from thinking.

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There are words which sever hearts more than sharp swords; there are words the point of which sting the heart through the course of a whole life.

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There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them.

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There is a set of religious, or rather moral, writings which teach that virtue is the certain road to happiness, and vice to misery in this world. A very wholesome and comfortable doctrine, and to which we have but one objection, namely, that it is not true.

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There is but one way left to save a classic: to give up revering him and use him for our own salvation.

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There is creative reading as well as creative writing.

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There is no Frigate like a book to take us lands away nor any coursers like a page of prancing Poetry.

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There is no frigate like a book. To take us lands away.- Emily Dickinson

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There is no mistaking a real book when one meets it. It is like falling in love.

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There is no past, as long as books shall live. Books make the past our heritage and our home.

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There is no Past, so long as Books shall live!

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There is no remedy so easy as books, which if they do not give cheerfulness, at least restore quiet to the most troubled mind.

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There was a time when the world acted on books; now books act on the world.

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There were epochs in the history of the humanity in which the writer was a sacred person. He wrote the sacred books, universal books, the codes, the epic, the oracles. Sentences inscribed on the walls of the crypts; examples in the portals of the temples. But in those times the writer was not an individual alone; he was the people.

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There’s a certain kind of conversation you have from time to time at parties in New York about a new book. The word ‘banal’ sometimes rears its by-now banal head; you say ‘underedited,’ I say ‘derivative.’ The conversation goes around and around various literary criticisms, and by the time it moves on one thing is clear: No one read the book; we just read the reviews.

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