Quote of the Day

“It has always seemed strange to me that in our endless discussions about education so little stress is laid on the pleasure of becoming an educated person, the enormous interest it adds to life. To be able to be caught up into the world of thought—that is to be educated. ”
― Edith Hamilton

NO private library is complete WITHOUT books on mythology, especially Edith Hamilton’s book Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes! If you do not have it, get one!

P.S. – The Golden Bough is another must have, especially for books such as Heart of Darkness. In the movie Apocalypse Now! (based off the book) they made a point by having a copy of it in the movie!

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Quote of the Day

“Catherine Earnshaw, may you not rest as long as I am living. You said I killed you–haunt me then. The murdered do haunt their murderers. I believe–I know that ghosts have wandered the earth. Be with me always–take any form–drive me mad. Only do not leave me in this abyss, where I cannot find you! Oh, God! It is unutterable! I cannot live without my life! I cannot live without my soul!”
― Emily Brontë, Wuthering Heights

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