"Beware you be not swallowed up in books! An ounce of love is worth a pound of knowledge."
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"Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures."
"Books are lighthouses erected in the great sea of time."
"Camerado! This is no book; who touches this touches a man."
"The words of my book nothing, the drift of it everything."
"The books that the world calls immoral are the books that show the world its own shame."
"Books had instant replay long before televised sports."
"Choose an author as you choose a friend."
"Thy books should, like thy friends, not many be, yet such wherein men may thy judgment see."
"Man ceased to be an ape, vanquished the ape, on the day the first book was written."
"To read too many books is harmful."
"The man who suspects his own tediousness is yet to be born."
"The penalty for success is to be bored by people who used to snub you."
"I have a fear of being boring."
"Everything considered, work is less boring than amusing oneself."
"Perhaps the world's second worst crime is boredom. The first is being a bore."
"Is boredom anything less than the sense of one's faculties slowly dying?"
"Bore -- a person who talks when you wish him to listen."
"Never chain your dogs together with sausages. One must accustom one's self to be bored."
"Everyone is a bore to someone. That is unimportant. The things to avoid is being a bore to oneself."
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