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Looking at a writer's list of books that she'd read I see that she rated everything a five star item. I get it, she doesn't want to offend anyone.

"You ought to become a goodreads author." Alright, done. I have two of my own books listed. One of which I gave myself a five star rating. It was an attempt to jump start the movement. No further movement occured. Voilà.

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Zelda Fitzgerald
“She refused to be bored chiefly because she wasn't boring.”
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Oscar Wilde
“I always pass on good advice. It is the only thing to do with it. It is never of any use to oneself.”
Oscar Wilde, An Ideal Husband

Virginia Woolf
“Lock up your libraries if you like; but there is no gate, no lock, no bolt that you can set upon the freedom of my mind.”
Virginia Woolf, A Room of One's Own

José Saramago
“If you don't write your books, nobody else will do it for you. No one else has lived your life.”
José Saramago

Robert Browning
“Who hears music, feels his solitude
Peopled at once.”
Robert Browning, The complete poetical works of Browning




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♥ Marlene♥ Thanks for the friend invite. Always love to make new bookie friends ;)


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