Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Weekly Geeks A Quote a Day

Hosted by Terri at Weekly Geeks.

My quote for today:

"A truly good book is something as wildly natural and primitive, mysterious, and marvellous, ambrosial and fertile as a fungus or a lichen."

Henry David Thoreau
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3 comments:

  1. A good book is, in other words, a mushroom. It could be delicious or it could be trippy.

    I have a feeling my simile doesn't really work. Authors sum these things up much better than I can.

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  2. What a wonderful quote! I hadn't read this one before, and I'm especially connected to it because of where we live.

    I'm enjoying reading all the Weekly Geeks quotes that people are posting.

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