Every reader finds himself. The writer’s work is merely a kind of optical instrument that makes it possible for the reader to discern what, without this book, he would perhaps never have seen in himself.

—Marcel Proust (via observando)

ev0lution-of-stardust:

(By hugh boyd)

harry potter covers: bloomsbury signature edition

(Source: hermiionegrangers)

No book is really worth reading at the age of ten which is not equally – and often far more – worth reading at the age of fifty and beyond.

—C.S. Lewis (via observando)

extrarouge:

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A writer only begins a book. A reader finishes it.” - Samuel Johnson 

(Source: thefandomentalist)

elorablue:

Indian waves by mccallduncan on Flickr.

(Source: definitelydope)

Kitty spot: “books we are giving away” edition.

Kitty spot: “books we are giving away” edition.

(Source: queeblo)

(Source: olderoticart)

sapphire1707:

The Guard Of Mountain Pasture by edvardstorman-badri

sapphire1707:

The Guard Of Mountain Pasture by edvardstorman-badri

capricornastrology:

Capricorn Quotes: J.R.R. Tolkien

"Faithless is he who says farewell when the road darkens."

"If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world."

"Little by little, one travels far."

"All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us."