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"These are not books, lumps of lifeless paper, but minds alive on the shelves." ~Gilbert Highet, 1906-1978, Teacher & Scholar #reading #book #quotes

“Wishing you could unread a book so you could read it again for the first time.” I am going to hug the person who said this :)

"Books are the carriers of civilization... They are companions, teachers, magicians, bankers of the treasures of the mind. Books are humanity in print." -Barbara W. Tuchman

Jane Austen. I dedicate this to Jennie Price and vow to put it in my reading corner should I ever complete one in our house (I have plans. BIG plans for it :)