“Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.” —Rudyard Kipling
“In the case of good books, the point is not to see how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you.” —Mortimer J. Adler
“It sucks always being the footnote in someone else’s love story.” —Brooke Davis (One Tree Hill) (via ishainparis)
“That perfect tranquility of life, which is nowhere to be found but in retreat, a faithful friend and a good library.” —
p.s. Coffee and tea would be a most welcome addition!
“There are some things you learn best in calm, and some in storm.” —Willa Cather
“O, there is lovely to feel a book, a good book, firm in the hand, for its fatness holds rich promise, and you are hot inside to think of good hours to come.” —Richard Llewellyn
“Never be so focused on what you’re looking for that you overlook the thing you actually find.” —Ann Patchett