She entered the story knowing she would emerge from it feeling she had been...– Michael Ondaatje
When I think of all the books still left for me to read, I am certain of further...– Jules Renard
Blessed are the hearts that can bend; they shall never be broken.– Albert Camus
Never argue with stupid people, they will drag you down to their level and then...– Mark Twain
That perfect tranquility of life, which is nowhere to be found but in retreat, a...– Aphra Behn, The Lucky Chance, Or, the Alderman’s Bargain
Often then, still, now, always, if I can use the book as a compass I can right...– Jeanette Winterson, A Bed. A Book. A Mountain.
If there is a magic in story writing, and I am convinced there is, no one has...– John Steinbeck, after receiving the Nobel Prize for literature
Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we...– Abraham Lincoln