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A truly great book should be read in youth, again in maturity and once more in old age, as a fine building should be seen by morni ...
...I am useless, one more girl who couldn't be sold. When I visit the family now, I wrap my American successes around me like a pr ...
'Tis certain, greatness, once fallen out with fortune,
Must fall out with men too. What the declined is,
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It is from cowardice and not from want of enlightenment that we do not read in our own hearts.
From an old ruined fort on Staten Island, I have loved to watch all day some vessel whose name I had read in the morning through t ...
The fort was the first institution that was founded here, and it is amusing to read in Champlain how assiduously they worked at it ...
We rarely meet a man who can tell us any news which he has not read in a newspaper, or been told by his neighbor; and, for the mos ...
You become a reader because you saw and heard someone you admired enjoying the experience, someone led you to the world of books e ...
I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train.
A book is not an autonomous entity: it is a relation, an axis of innumerable relations. One literature differs from another, be it ...
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