Critical Mass of Books

Stories and Pages and Words and Ink and So Many Things to Read

“What on earth can you do on this earth but catch at whatever comes near you, with both your fingers, until your fingers are broken?”

—   Tennessee Williams, Orpheus Descending  (via letters-to-nobody)

(Source: fables-of-the-reconstruction, via bookoisseur)

powells:

"The truth is more complicated than I thought." - Anthony Doerr #PowellsEvents

powells:

"The truth is more complicated than I thought." - Anthony Doerr #PowellsEvents

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“When I am dead, I hope it may be said: “His sins were scarlet, but his books were read.””

—   Hilaire Belloc (via quotes-shape-us)

“He is captivated by words.”

—   Cicada by Moira McKinnon (via treesofreverie)

(via book-galaxy)

ntlibrary:

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Toronto does this and it’s amazing.

ntlibrary:

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Toronto does this and it’s amazing.

strandbooks:

Two notes and an inscription found in Notes to Myself by Hugh Prather.

(Source: c4rpe-librum)

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“Most things will be okay eventually, but not everything will be. Sometimes you’ll put up a good fight and lose. Sometimes you’ll hold on really hard and realize there is no choice but to let go. Acceptance is a small, quiet room.”

—   Cheryl Strayed, Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar (via quotes-shape-us)