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Books are never far from a scholar's hands, just as songs are never far from a singer's lips.
If over others you would leap, then in a book you must seek.
In books one finds golden mansions and women as beautiful as jewels.
All occupations are lowly; only book-learning is exalted.
Go three days without reading and your speech will become tasteless.
To open a book brings profit.
Make a candle to get light; read a book to get enlightened.
The countless words of saints and sages waken people from their dreams.
That is a good book which is opened with expectation and closed with profit.
Some books are undeservedly forgotten; none are undeservedly remembered.
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