Quotes by Christopher Morley

"There is no mistaking a real book when one meets it. It is like falling in love."
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"Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to be always part of unanimity."
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"When you sell a man a book you don't sell just twelve ounces of paper and ink and glue - you sell him a whole new life. Love and friendship and humour and ships at sea by night - there's all heaven and earth in a book, a real book."
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"If we discovered that we had only five minutes left to say all that we wanted to say, every telephone booth would be occupied by people calling other people to stammer that they loved them."
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"No man is lonely while eating spaghetti:
it requires so much attention."
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Books by Christopher Morley

  • Leaves of Grass
  • 95,123 ratings
  • 1940 by Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc.

    (first published July 1st 1855)

Christopher  Morley
  • Christopher Morley

  • Date of birth: May 05, 1890
  • Died: March 28, 1957
  • Born: in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, The United States.

  • Description: Librarian Note: There is more than one author in the Goodreads database with this name.Christopher Morley was an American journalist, novelist, essayist and poet. He also produced stage productions for a few years and gave college lectures.

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