Fiction gives us empathy: it puts us inside the minds of other people, gives us the gifts of seeing the world through their eyes. Fiction is a lie that tells us true things, over and over.
Neil Gaiman- Fahrenheit 451 Introduction (via taurielsilvan)
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Knowing you have something good to read before bed is among the most pleasurable of sensations.
Vladimir Nabokov (via marcescentfleur)
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