Improvement makes strait roads, but the crooked roads without Improvement, are roads of Genius.

 William Blake (via feellng)

If every library is in some sense a reflection of its readers, it is also an image of that which we are not, and cannot be.

Alberto Manguel, The Library at Night (via feellng)

I have always observed that to succeed in the world one should appear like a fool but be wise.

Charles de Montesquieu (via feellng)