reading gives us someplace to go when we have to stay where we are
10 Quotes for the Ultimate Book Lover
"That is part of the beauty of literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings; that you're not lonely or isolated from anyone. That you belong." --F. Scott Fitzgerald #Quotes
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"Reading is one of the joys of life and once you begin you can't stop and you've got so many stories to look forward to." --Benedict Cumberbatch
I'm not against Kindles at all, but I suspect I'll always prefer paper books. Holding them, flipping the pages, smelling them, feeling the paper, everything.
This couldn't be more true. I survive this life because I have books to escape to another world with. When things get too tough and unbearable in this world, I read. And if the book is well written and I am truly invested in the story, I get so involved I forget I'm reading a book. It's like I'm right there inside the story, watching everything happen right before my eyes!
This is so true for me right now! Books (and escaping into entire seasons of shows on Netflix) help me survive some weeks :)
“The best moments in reading are when you come across something - a thought, a feeling, a way of looking at things - which you had thought special and particular to you. And now, here it is, set down by someone else, a person you have never met, someone even who is long dead. And it is as if a hand has come out, and taken yours” Alan Bennett
The best moments in reading