Canadian Independent Bookstore Day
Saturday, April 30th
When I have a little money, I buy books; and if I have any left, I buy food and clothes.
Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.
The America I love still exists at the front desks of our public libraries.
I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.
My alma mater was books, a good library…. I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
You don’t have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.
Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.