Leather Address Books

Famous quotes containing the words books, leather and/or address:

    When I am dead, I hope it may be said:
    ‘His sins were scarlet, but his books were read.’
    Hilaire Belloc (1870–1953)

    I was the horse and the rider,
    and the leather I slapped to his rump

    spanked my own behind.
    May Swenson (1919–1995)

    If you address a ghost as “Thing!”
    Or strike him with a hatchet,
    He is permitted by the King
    To drop all formal parleying—
    And then you’re sure to catch it!
    Lewis Carroll [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson] (1832–1898)