"Words are pale shadows of forgotten names. As names have power, words have power. Words can light fires in the minds of men. Words can wring tears from the hardest hearts."
Patrick Rothfuss, The Name of the Wind (via quotes-shape-us)
"Books are the perfect entertainment; no commercials, no batteries, hours of enjoyment for each dollar spent. What I wonder is why everybody doesn’t carry a book around for those inevitable dead spots in life."
Stephen King (via thatkindofwoman)
"I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying."
Nelson Mandela (via quotes-shape-us)