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Weekend Book Quotes

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A book has but one voice, but it does not instruct everyone alike. –Thomas Kempis

Access to knowledge is the superb, the supreme act of truly great civilizations. Of all the institutions that purport to do this, free libraries stand virtually alone in accomplishing this mission. –Toni Morrison

Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him. –Maya Angelou

Men do not understand books until they have a certain amount of life, or at any rate no man understands a deep book, until he has seen and lived at least part of its contents. –Ezra Pound

Each has his past shut in him like the leaves of a book known to him by his heart, and his friends can only read the title. –Virginia Woolf

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