Born: August 28, 1913 – Died: December 2, 1995
Canadian novelist, journalist, playwright, professor and critic.
Books are a uniquely portable magic.
Late Saturday night
using the tablet
to read your posts
what I call a
Source: A book a day keeps reality away
Sitting on the couch
Reading blog posts
There are two motives for reading a book one, that you enjoy it the other, that you can boast about it.
– Bertrand Russell
Laying on the couch
Spending time going
Through the email
Reading the notifications
Of the people I follow
While the TV is watching me
What a charming life I live
“I was reading the dictionary. I thought it was a poem about everything.”
– Steven Wright
“Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.”
“Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.”
– Joseph Addison
“My alma mater was books, a good library…. I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.”
You see, the interesting thing about books, as opposed, say
to films, is that it’s always just one person encountering
the book, it’s not an audience, it’s one to one.
Reading makes a full man,
meditation a profound mind,
discourse a clear man.
Quote Source: en.proverbia
If you read a lot of books you are considered well read. But if you watch a lot of TV, you’re not considered well viewed.
– Lily Tomlin
Quote Source: Dumb.com
What would you be doing, if wasn’t reading this post?
You’ll never be alone if you’ve got a book.
Monday evening. 6:20 pm.
While reading and going
through the blogs I follow.
While I am doing this,
NCIS on USA is keeping
Just another Sunday
Periods of rain since day break
Did the online crossword
Read some of the news
Watching football on the boob tube
Just another Sunday
Literature is the Thought of thinking Souls. — Thomas Carlyle
Everyone who knows how to read has it in their power to magnify themselves, to multiply the ways in which they exist, to make their life full, significant, and interesting. — Aldous Huxley
You know you’ve read a good book when you turn the last page and feel a little as if you have lost a friend.
– Paul Sweeney
There are two motives for reading a book: one, that you enjoy it; the other, that you can boast about it.
1. You post it.
2. I read it.