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Of all the inanimate objects, of all men’s creations, books are the nearest to us for they contain our very thoughts, our ambitions, our indignations, our illusions, our fidelity to the truth, and our persistent leanings to error.  But most of all they resemble us in their precious hold on life.
    ―    Joseph Conrad
[found on one of the blogs I follow:   http://mylittlebookblog.com/
The specific post is located at:  http://mylittlebookblog.com/2014/11/26/of-all-the-inanimate-objects-of-all-mens-creations-books-are-the-nearest-to-us-for-they-contain-our-very-thoughts-our-ambitions-our-indignations-our-illusions-our-fidelity-to-the-trut/
This is primarily a book review site by an avid (and joyous) omnivore reader.  Her tastes are quite varied and the writing is interesting (and fun) even if I don’t feel particularly interested in most of the books being reviewed.   Well worth a visit!   —    KMAB]
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On This Day In:
2013 Both
2012 That’s Success!
2011 Losing At Dominos
2010 1,001

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So Matilda’s strong young mind continued to grow, nurtured by the voices of all those authors who had sent their books out into the world like ships on the sea.  These books gave Matilda a hopeful and comforting message:  You are not alone.
     ―     Roald Dahl
From his book:  “Matilda
[The quote was found at one of the sites I follow:  http://mylittlebookblog.wordpress.com/
The specific post is located at:  http://mylittlebookblog.wordpress.com/2014/07/09/a-to-z-book-survey/     —    KMAB]
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On This Day In:
2013 Précis
2012 Fear And Understanding
2011 Just Being Human

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