Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray
Books give body to our ideas and imaginations, make them flesh in the world; a bookstore is the city where our fleshed-out inner selves reside.
Reading on the street, graffiti Jef Aerosol / Leyendo en la calle, grafiti de Jef Aerosol.
There are books that one reads over and over again, books that become part of the furniture of one’s mind and alter one’s whole attitude to life, books that one dips into but never reads through, books that one reads at a single sitting and forgets a week later.
Brandon Sanderson, The Way of Kings
The dearest ones of time, the strongest friends of the soul – BOOKS.
I turned the pages so fast. And I suppose I was, in my mindless way, looking for a something, version of myself, a heroine I could slip inside as one might a pair of favourite shoes.
Day 16: Favorite book fandom
Basically all of Middle Earth!