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"The library is inhabited by spirits that come out of the pages at night."
"When you read a book as a child, it becomes a part of your identity in a way that no other reading in your life does..."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."
"If there's a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it."
"You refuse to own yourself, you permit others to do it for you"
"If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals."
--J.K. Rowling (Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire)
"My imagination makes me human and makes me a fool; it gives me all the world and exiles me from it."
--Ursula K. LeGuin
"Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage."
"What the mind doesn't understand, it worships or fears."
"That is happiness, to be dissolved into something complete and great."
"When I dare to be powerful, to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid."
"If you knew it all it would not be creation but dictation."
"There must be those among whom we can sit down and weep and still be counted as warriors."