Quote of the Day – October 15, 2016

cup of tea with that book, please

“Do not read, as children do, to amuse yourself, or like the ambitious, for the purpose of instruction. No, read in order to live.” 

― Gustave Flaubert

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4 comments on “Quote of the Day – October 15, 2016

  1. Fred says:

    Dagny,

    Well, I don’t want to be disagreeable, but some live to read.

    I think it was Cicero who said that a person without a book is a person without a soul. (Could be wrong, though.)

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