Cassandra Clare Quote – Life

“Life is a book and there are a thousand pages I have yet not read.”

Évariste Carpentier art.
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Virginia Woolf Quote ~ Books

“I am reading six books at once, the only way of reading, since one books is only a single unaccompanied note and to get the full sound, one needs ten others at the same time.”

Aaron Shikler art.
Virginia Woolf bio.

Virginia Woolf Quote ~ Reading


“When the Day of Judgment dawns and people, great & small come marching in to receive their heavenly rewards, the Almighty will gaze upon the mere bookworms and say to Peter, “Look, these need no rewarad.  We have nothing to give them.  They have loved reading.”

Armand Point art.
Virginia Woolf bio.

Diana Athill Quote~ Books


“What refreshment to get a holiday from one’s self in such good company as a book.”

Ethel Léontine Cabain art.
Diana Athill bio.

Emma Thompson Quote ~ Books

“I think books are like people, in the sense that they’ll turn up in your life when you most need them.”

Art by Carl Larsson.
Emma Thompson bio.