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Quotes.

“The feel of them (books) and the smell of them. A bookshop was like an Aladdin’s cave for me. Entire worlds and lives can be found just behind that glossy cover. All you had to do was look.” — Marian … Continue reading

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Ralph and Isadora

“The middle region of our being is the temperate zone. We may climb into the thin and cold realm of pure geometry and lifeless science, or sink into that of sensation. Between these extremes is the equator of life, of … Continue reading

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And yet still more

“Man can only endure a certain degree of unhappiness; what is beyond that either annihilates him or passes by him and leaves him apathetic.” — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832) _Elective Affinities_ [1809] “If thou follow thy star, thou canst … Continue reading

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