Florilegia

A collection of my “Quotes of the Moment,” past and present, off the main page.

June 4, 2009

“No matter how busy you may think you are, you must find time for reading, or surrender yourself to self-chosen ignorance.”

– Confucius, 551 BC – 479 BC

June 14, 2009

“I have always loved truth so passionately that I have often resorted to lying as a way of introducing it into the minds which were ignorant of its charms.”

– Giacomo Casanova, author, adventurer, lover, librarian, 1725-1798

May 1, 2010

“You can’t get a cup of tea big enough or a book long enough to suit me.”

-C. S. Lewis, author, medievalist, tea-drinker, 1898-1963

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