Tag Archives: reading

from Vernon

“The greatest pleasures in reading consist in rereading.” :: Vernon Lee ::

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from Lady Mary

“No entertainment is so cheap as reading, nor any pleasure so lasting.” :: Lady Mary Wortley Montagu ::

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from Edith

“The true felicity of a lover of books is the luxurious turning of page by page, the surrender, not meanly abject, but deliberate and cautious, with your wits about you, as you deliver yourself into the keeping of the book. … Continue reading

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from Jean

“Reading makes immigrants of us all. It takes us away from home, but more important, it finds homes for us everywhere.” ~ Jean Rhys ~

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simple joys

– Freshly laundered sheets on your bed. – A hot cup of tea on a chilly afternoon. – Reading just one more chapter before going to sleep. – Sitting on the beach listening to the waves. – A lighted candle. … Continue reading

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