"A book is always worth losing sleep for."
— words of a sleep-deprived bibliophile (via scripturientintrovert)
(Source: scripturienintrovert, via writtenwordsandwhatnot)
"When we are collecting books, we are collecting happiness."
— Vincent Starrett (via feellng)
"I find it hard to name the one book that was so damn delightful it changed my life. The truth is, they have all changed my life, every single one of them—even the ones I hated. Books are my version of “experiences.” I’m made of them."
— Zadie Smith, What It Means To Be Addicted to Reading (via distantheartbeats)
"I really like how all bookstores or libraries are quiet. No one talks above a whisper. It’s like everyone is respecting and listening to the voices from the books. It’s truly magical."
— (via bookphile)
(Source: bookshelfblogger, via darryljbarrios)