"The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper. "
"When reading, we don’t fall in love with the characters appearance. We fall in love with their words, their thoughts, and their hearts. We fall in love with their souls. "
"If you don’t have a valentine, come down to the library and pick up a book instead! They’re great in bed! "
"I love reading. I like being able to see how the characters think. Seriously though, it’s like living another life for a couple hours a day. Who wouldn’t want that? "
"Reading was my escape and my comfort, my consolation, my stimulant of choice: reading for the pure pleasure of it, for the beautiful stillness that surrounds you when you hear an author’s words reverberating in your head. "
"Sometimes a little reading is all the therapy a person needs. "
"Fantasy is escapist, and that is its glory. If a soldier is imprisioned by the enemy, don’t we consider it his duty to escape?…If we value the freedom of mind and soul, if we’re partisans of liberty, then it’s our plain duty to escape, and to take as many people with us as we can! "
Who’s more foolish: the fool or the fool who follows him?
"I am not at all in a humour for writing; I must write on till I am. "