Virginia Woolf On Reading

7A4A3F81-2318-466A-B5E8-5863FA5EE00BVirginia Woolf (January 25, 1882 – March 28, 1941)

I have sometimes dreamt that when the Day of Judgment dawns — the Almighty will turn to Peter and will say when he sees us coming with our books under our arms, “Look, these need no reward. We have nothing to give them here.
They have loved reading.”