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Re: "There's more to the world than books you know, but not much more."

Posted by Smokey Stover on July 26, 2005

In Reply to: Re: "There's more to the world than books you know, but not much more." posted by Smokey Stover on July 26, 2005

: : : : : Please tell me the meaning of this
: : : : : "There's more to the world than books you know, but not much more."

: : : : : Thanks
: : : : : Archana

: : : : I am looking foward to what Smokey Stover will post for this one!

: : : In an indirect way it means that reading enriches our lives, develops the imagination and our intellect.

: : : Reading is good for you, it enriches and makes one a better person.

: : That books are not quite all-important in this life: there are other things out there. (They come very close, but one can't live entirely through literature.)

: : OK, it's not Smokey Stover, but I am not Prince Hamlet, nor was meant to be...

: : DFG

: I think someone made a spelling error. It's V-I-C-T-O-R-I-A, not S-M-O-K-E-Y. She's better informed than Smokey, and better looking to boot. SS

Smokey meant to add that he thinks the original quotation was "There's more to life than books...." SS