Libros Blog

"A book is proof that humans are capable of working magic," the cosmologist Carl Sagain once said.  "It's a flat object made from a tree with flexible parts on which are imprinted lots of funny dark squiggles. But one glance at it and you're inside the mind of another person, maybe somebody dead for thousands of years."

“So many books, so little time.”
Frank Zappa

“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero

“Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.”
Groucho Marx

“I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.”
Jorge Luis Borges

“I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.”
Groucho Marx

“I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading! How much sooner one tires of any thing than of a book! -- When I have a house of my own, I shall be miserable if I have not an excellent library.”
Jane Austen

“Books are a uniquely portable magic.”
Stephen King, On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft

“Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.”
Charles W. Eliot