Wednesday, 10 December 2008

oh dear

“Buying books would be a good thing if one could also buy the time to read them in: but as a rule the purchase of books is mistaken for the appropriation of their contents.” — Arthur Schopenhauer

2 comments:

H R Venkatesh said...

that's me unfortunately...i have this addiction to browsing in bookstores and smelling books and buying them. but i actually read only one in every two or three books i buy!

K said...

oh dear. but! with my leave now i have bought back some time.