If we encountered a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he read.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1876)
- 3. Dezember 2018 Advent 2018 – 3.12.2018 There is a great deal of difference between the eager man who wants to read a book, and the tired man who wants a book to […]
- 4. Dezember 2018 Advent 2018 – 4.12.2018 He ate and drank the precious words, His spirit grew robust; He knew no more that he was poor, Nor that his frame was […]
- 1. Dezember 2018 Advent 2018 – 1.12.2018 Many readers judge of the power of a book by the shock it gives their feelings. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1849)
- 5. Dezember 2018 Advent 2018 – 5.12.2018 Books give not wisdom where was none before, But where some is, there reading makes it more. John Harington (1737)
- 6. Dezember 2018 Advent 2018 – 6.12.2018 The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be stupid. Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey
- 2. Dezember 2018 Advent 2018 – 2.12.2018 I read my eyes out and can't read half enough…. The more one reads the more one sees we have to read. John Adams (1794)