Books Worth Reading
"I absolutely love this quote from the Hobbit story by J.R.R. Tolkien. I feel strong and inspired just reading it. How wonderful to have something so brave wake up inside of you. It makes me want to go out and climb mountains and breath in the deep smell of trees."
Jack London- The Turtles of Tasman I'd rather sing one wild song and burst my heart with it, than live a thousand years watching my digestion and being afraid of the wet.
my favorite quote // the velveteen rabbit // be real
A beautiful wish. I share the sentiment with all of you...“May your coming year be filled with magic and dreams and good madness. I hope you read some fine books and kiss someone who thinks you’re wonderful, and don’t forget to make some art — write or draw or build or sing or live as only you can. And I hope, somewhere in the next year, you surprise yourself.” — Neil Gaiman (via http://bookporn.tumblr.com/)
1984 - Orwell - book cover by Germano Facetti
Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus: The Classic Guide to Understanding the…
A must read..........came out years ago but still a most enlightening book:)
Watership Down by Richard Adams - one of my very favourite books ever ♥
The oldest known dictionaries are cuneiform tablets from the Akkadian empire with bilingual word lists in Sumerian and Akkadian discovered in Ebla in modern Syria. The Urra=hubullu glossary, a major Babylonian glossary or encyclopedia from the second millennium BCE, preserved in the Louvre, is an outstanding example of his early form of wordlist.
The Earliest Known Dictionaries Circa 2,300 BCE