I used to think of them as prolegomena for a book; now I would see a book as prolegomena for the notes.
Books are a treasured friend, however it’s difficult to explain it to a non-reader.
The broken spine of the book shows the webbing of binder’s string, and my fingers have worn white spots in the cover.
Never throw love away, never neglect it. Never assume you’ll find better love somewhere else. Take it wherever you’re lucky enough to find it, and always try to return it in kind. Don’t take so much for granted.
Everyone and Everything is conspiring to end up in a book.
It was so odd what brought out tenderness in people. It was never what you have expected.
It is not enough for the hand to touch a book and turn its pages. The pages of a book must touch the heart.
The opening notes of a song began, some plucking of guitar strings. I knew the melody. It was Maroon 5’s “She Will Be Loved.
To me, many of what seemed to be Bible contradictions only pointed to the grace of Christ. It is not so much a rule book on how to be holy as it is a prophecy of the One who can make you holy. In this, I see God as the least bigoted of all in existence: While men always, in their hearts, delight in vengeance for being wronged, God is the only Being who wants to free you from the penalty of His own laws.
We feel the same emotions for our ideas as we do for the real world, which is why we can cry while reading a book, or fall in love with movie stars.