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Books, Writing and Reading

A conclusion is the place where you got tired of thinking about what to write. – Author Unknown- Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it. – P.J. O’Rourke – A new word is like a fresh seed sown on the ground of the discussion. – Ludwig Wittgenstein – And then Satan said, “Put the alphabet in math.” -getfunny.net – ‘Bookworms’ are now almost exclusively known in the secondary and derivative meaning of the word as porers over dry books; but there was a time when the real worms were as ubiquitous as our cockroaches. They would start at the first or last page and tunnel circular holes through the volume, and were cursed by librarians…. They were dignified, like other disagreeable things, with fine Latin names…. The most audacious beast of our days is the cutter-out of plates…. Towards him we feel a ferocity that is merciless. We should like to extract a tooth without anæsthetics for every plate he has purloined. – “The Sufferings …