"A book, too, can be a star, a living fire to lighten the darkness leaning out into the expanding universe."
"Maybe you have to know darkness before you can appreciate the light."
"Good fiction's job is to comfort the disturbed and disturb the comfortable."
"I found the poems in the fields and only wrote them down."
"What greater gift than the love of a cat."
"There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast."
"In ancient times cats were worshiped as gods; they have not forgotten this."
"Five exclamation marks, the sure sign of an insane mind."
"Come, woo me, for now I am in a holiday humor, and like enough to consent."
- AS YOU LIKE IT
"Books break the shackles of time - proof that humans can work magic."
"I am a product of long corridors, empty sunlit rooms, upstairs indoor silences, attics explored in solitude, distant noises of gurgling cisterns and pipes and the noise of wind under the tiles. Also, of endless books."