A room without books is like a body without a soul.
Literature is a luxury; fiction is a necessity.
Fiction Necessity Literature
The way to love anything is to realize that it may be lost.
Love To Love Realize
The Bible tells us to love our neighbors, and also to love our enemies; probably because generally they are the same people.
A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author.
The word "good" has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
Good Man Man
Drink because you are happy, but never because you are miserable.
Miserable Drink Because
To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless.
No man who worships education has got the best out of education... Without a gentle contempt for education no man's education is complete.
Contempt Who Man
Music with dinner is an insult both to the cook and the violinist.
Violinist Both Music
There are no rules of architecture for a castle in the clouds.
Clouds Rules Castle
Do not free a camel of the burden of his hump; you may be freeing him from being a camel.
Freeing Him His