Black Dog Books

Famous quotes containing the words books, black and/or dog:

    My books are water; those of the great geniuses is wine. Everybody drinks water.
    Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910)

    I could see the thing
    with its black head
    but there wasn’t a tear left
    and the scar of my wound
    was hard.
    Hilda Doolittle (1886–1961)

    Better to be a dog in times of peace than a human being in times of trouble.
    Chinese proverb.