Famous quotes containing the words books, bookstore, business and/or killing:
“If only I could manage, without annoyance to my family, to get imprisoned for 10 years, without hard labour, and with the use of books and writing materials, it would be simply delightful!”
—Lewis Carroll [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson] (18321898)
“I went to the bookstore and God was not there.
Doctor Faustus was baby blue with a Knopf dog
on his spine. He was frayed and threadbare
—Anne Sexton (19281974)
“It doesnt make any difference to me what a man does for a living, you understand. But your business is a little dangerous.”
—Mario Puzo (b. 1920)
“Mary: Oh, Dan, when is this trouble going to end? This killing and more killing.
Dan: Its hard on you women, I know. Youre braver than we are.”
—Dudley Nichols (18951960)