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20 January 2009 @ 10:47 pm
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From the already praised Fahrenheit 451, one of many:

It's not books you need, it's some of the things that once were in books. [...] The same infinite detail and awareness could also be projected through the radios and televisors, but are not. No, no, it's not books at all you're looking for! Take it where you can find it, in old phonograph records, old motion pictures, and in old friends; look for it in nature and look for it in yourself. Books were only one type of receptacle where we stored a lot of things we were afraid we might forget. There is nothing magical in them at all. The magic is only in what books say, how they stitched the patches of the universe together into one garment for us.
 
Well, stitching the patches of the universe toghether is plenty of magic if you ask me...
 
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