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Quotes 84

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“Your To Be Read list is not finite. It will always grow.  Just enjoy the things that you want to read and don’t obsess with trying to read everything on that list.”

Quotes 83

“I’d like people to enjoy reading them. A readable novel is a gift to humanity. It provides an innocent occupation. Any novel takes people away from their troubles and the television set; it may even stir them to reflect about human life, characters, morals. So I would like people to be able to read the… Continue Reading

Quotes 82

“A novel without a story must work very hard in other ways to be worth reading, and indeed to be read. Some of today’s antistory novels are too deliberately arcane. I think story is essential to the survival of the novel. A novel may be “difficult” but its story can carry and retain the reader… Continue Reading

Quotes 76

There is a common saying that goes like this, “If I knew then what I know now, my life would have been so much easier or better.” Well, I believe that cheats of fullness and duration of life. If you learned everything by 29, why get older? Somehow, we have to come to believe that… Continue Reading