Friday, January 15, 2016

The Problem with a Good Book

A good book, movie, TV series: everybody knows this feeling.

The problem with a good book is that you want to finish the book
and you don't want to finish the book.

Sunday, January 10, 2016

Abridged Classics

Here is another cartoon of Jon Atkinson's Wrong Hands blog. I definitely believe in keeping your Reading Diaries short... but not this short, ha ha.

abridged classics

Reading and Gardens

A wonderful remark from the letters of the Roman politician and philosopher, Cicero:

Photo by R. Orville Lyttle. Flickr.

If you have a garden in a library, you will lack nothing.

Si hortum in bibliotheca habes, nihil deerit.