Quotes – Pleasure

The mere brute pleasure of reading the sort of pleasure a cow must have in grazing.   Gilbert K. Chesterton Gilbert Keith Chesterton (29 May 1874 – 14 June 1936) was an English writer, philosopher, lay theologian, and literary and art… Read More ›

Quote – Influenced

Don’t ask who’s influenced me. A lion is made up of the lambs he’s digested, and I’ve been reading all my life.   Giorgos Seferis Giorgos or George Seferis  the pen name of Georgios Seferiades (March 13 [O.S. February 29] 1900 –… Read More ›


The pleasure of reading a story and wondering what will come next for the hero is a pleasure that has lasted for centuries and, I think, will always be with us. Stan Lee Stan Lee (born Stanley Martin Lieber; December… Read More ›


The unread story is not a story; it is little black marks on wood pulp. The reader, reading it, makes it live: a live thing, a story.   Ursula K. Le Guin Ursula Kroeber Le Guin (October 21, 1929 –… Read More ›