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    Gilbert White discovered the formula for complete happiness, but he died before making the announcement, leaving it for me to do so. It is to be very busy with the unimportant.
    — A. Edward Newton
    tags: happiness 
     
    The selection of a book-plate is such a serious matter.
    — A. Edward Newton
    As life tends to become more and more distracting, let us firmly hold on to books.
    — A. Edward Newton
    tags: book 
     
    My depth of purse is not so greatNor yet my bibliophilic greed,That merely buying doth elate:The books I buy I like to read:Still e'en when dawdling in a mead,Beneath a cloudless summer sky,By bank of Thames, or Tyne, or Tweed,The books I read - I like to buy.
    — A. Edward Newton
    tags: summer  book  read 
     
    If this world affords true happiness, it is to be found in a home where love and confidence increase with the years, where the necessities of life come without severe strain, where luxuries enter only after their cost has been carefully considered.
    — A. Edward Newton
    The buying of more books than one can read is nothing less than the soul reaching toward infinity...
    — A. Edward Newton
    tags: soul  book  read 
     
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