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“All alone! Whether you like it or not, alone is something you’ll be quite a lot!”

– Dr. Seuss, Oh, the Places You’ll Go! and The Lorax

“When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.”

– Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The scariest moment is always just before you start.”

– Stephen King, On Writing

“A library is infinity under a roof.”

– Gail Carson Levine

“Of all the trees we could’ve hit, we had to get one that hits back.”

– J.K. Rowling

“Ah! There is nothing like staying at home, for real comfort.”

– Jane Austen

“Someday, somewhere - anywhere, unfailingly, you’ll find yourself, and that, and only that, can be the happiest or bitterest hour of your life.”

– Pablo Neruda

“Fantasy is escapist, and that is its glory. If a soldier is imprisioned by the enemy, don’t we consider it his duty to escape?…If we value the freedom of mind and soul, if we’re partisans of liberty, then it’s our plain duty to escape, and to take as many people with us as we can!”

– J.R.R. Tolkien

“The unfed mind devours itself.”

– Gore Vidal

“They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.”

– Benjamin Franklin, Memoirs of the life & writings of Benjamin Franklin