I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading! How much sooner one tires of any thing than of a book!––When I have a house of my own, I shall be miserable if I have not an excellent library.
Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice (via schoollibraryjournal)
The LJ tumblr missed P & P's 200th anniversary. If ever a book deserved a well-celebrated birthday, its this one.