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When I read a book I seem to read it with my eyes only, but now and then I come across a passage, perhaps only a phrase, which has a meaning for me, and it becomes part of me. - W. Somerset Maugham #quotes #quotations

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28 Totally Relatable Quotes About Books

"To acquire the habit of reading is to construct for yourself a refuge from almost all the miseries of life." W. Somerset Maugham

I don't think of the past. The only thing that matters is the everlasting present. - W. Somerset Maugham #quotes #quotations

When things are at their worst I find something always happens. - W. Somerset Maugham #quotes #quotations

It's always difficult to make conversation with a drunk, and there's no denying it, the sober are at a disadvantage with him. - W. Somerset Maugham #quotes #quotations