Quotes September 18, 2017

“I suppose the more you have to do, the more you learn to organise and concentrate—or else get fragmented into bits. I have learned to use my ‘ten minutes’. I once thought it was not worth sitting down for a time as short as that; now I know differently and, if I have ten minutes, I use them, even if they bring only two lines, and it keeps the book alive.”
Rumer Godden, A House with Four Rooms


The light in the world comes principally from two sources — the sun, and the student’s lamp.
Christian Nestell Bovee,

“The Greatest Homage We can Pay Truth is to Use it.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson