Christopher Morley On Books

   Christopher Morley   (May 05, 1890 – March 28, 1957)
Christopher Morley (May 05, 1890 – March 28, 1957)

You can blow up a man with gunpowder in half a second, while it may take twenty years to blow him up with a book. But the gunpowder destroys itself along with its victim, while a book can keep on exploding for centuries.