WHEN I’M REALLY ENGROSSED IN MY BOOK AND SOMEONE TRIES TO DISTRACT ME
Books are, let’s face it, better than everything else.
Nick Hornby, The Polysyllabic Spree
Book Geek Quote #590
New acquaintance: Do you read books?
Me: YES YEES YEEEEEES DID YOU KNOW THAT LAST WEEK, I MET THREE AUTHORS AND I LOVE THEM AND YES I READ BOOKS LIKE 5 BOOKS A WEEK DO YOU READ BOOKS I HAVE A LOT OF FAVORITEs DID YOU READ THAT BOOK TITLED YES OHMYGOD HOW DID YOU KNOW I READ BOOKS IS IT OBVIOUS --
Friend: *answers acquaintance* Yes. She reads books.
Bless whoever made this.
You don’t realize how alone you are until you’re staying up every night thinking about things you should never think of and you cant tell anybody because you have nobody to tell.
7/1/14 (via phyxiated)
I stepped into the bookshop and breathed in that perfume of paper and magic that strangely no one had ever thought of bottling.
|—||Carlos Ruiz Zafon (via abagofbooks)|
Don’t think about what can happen in a month. Don’t think about what can happen in a year. Just focus on the 24 hours in front of you and do what you can to get closer to where you want to be.
|—||Eric Thomas (via moaka)|