Quote of the Day – January 6, 2020

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“If you’ve been up all night and cried till you have no more tears left in you – you will know that there comes in the end a sort of quietness. You feel as if nothing was ever going to happen again.”
― C.S. Lewis, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Quote of the Day – December 30, 2019

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“I believe I derive as much pleasure from the sight of books and having them around me as I do from reading them. What is a home without books?”

-“By a Lady” by Lona Manning from Yuletide: A Jane Austen-inspired Collection Of Stories by Christina Boyd

Quote of the Day – December 17, 2019

23281612“Midnight, and the clock strikes. It is Christmas Day, the werewolves birthday, the door of the solstice still wide enough open to let them all slink through.”

The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories by Angela Carter

Quote of the Day – December 16, 2019

pride-and-prejudice“I am only resolved to act in that manner, which will, in my own opinion, constitute my happiness, without reference to you, or to any person so wholly unconnected with me.”
― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

 

 

 

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Quote of the Day – December 15, 2019

20893319“More than once had she expressed a wish to see old Christmas again in the old house among the old faces. But her husband had always pleaded a certain weakness about his throat and chest as a reason for remaining among the delights of Pau.”
― Anthony Trollope, Christmas at Thompson Hall: And Other Christmas Stories

Quote of the Day – December 12. 2019

1370300“Santa Claus has nothing to do with it,” the latke said. “Christmas and Hanukah are completely different things.”

“But different things can often blend together,” said the pine tree. “Let me tell you a funny story about pagan rituals.”
― Lemony Snicket, The Latke Who Couldn’t Stop Screaming: A Christmas Story

Quote of the Day- December 10, 2019

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“I sincerely hope your Christmas…may abound in the gaieties which the season generally brings…

Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice