Quotes about buying books


To buy a book ought to be felt not as an extravagance, but as a good deed, a social duty which blesses him who does it.’ He wished to muster ‘a mighty army … of Bookworms, pledged to spend £10 a year on books, and, in the higher ranks of the Brotherhood, to buy a book a week’. Jan 23, 2017 · Words don’t come easy for all of us, especially when it comes to matters of the heart. We found 59 quotes fit for the romantic, realist and even the cynic. I do feel kind of guilty sometimes 'cause, like, I could buy myself a $5,000 dress or a $3,000 dress, and I'm buying these things, but I'm knowing that my cousin need money for the rent. And then I gotta tell myself, 'Stop feeling guilty. You worked for this.' May 19, 2019 · 35 newly coined quotes about books, libraries, and reading 1. I see a book, I see a coffee, I see a good day ahead. 2. If you think you know everything, you clearly haven’t been to a library for a long time. 3. Think of your future as a list of books you want to read. 4. Having a book, you are always the right person in the right place. 5 Good as it is to inherit a library, it is better to collect one. ~Augustine Birrell, Obiter Dicta, "Book Buying" I'd like my favourite books to bind So that their outward dress To every bibliomaniac's mind Their contents should express. Napoleon's life should glare in red, John Calvin's life in blue;