“Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.”

“A man practices the art of adventure when he breaks the chain of routine and renews his life through reading new books, traveling to new places, making new friends, taking up new hobbies and adopting new viewpoints”

 

Wilfred Peterson

  • Daniel Horacio Agostini PRO 10y

    ok...good decision!!! :)
  • Stephan PRO 10y

    yep, like I always, say, hungry? nah, I ate yesterday and I will eat again tomorrow.

    At my old university, the president once said: if you feel the urge to exercise, just lie down, it will pass.
  • _kasia_ 10y

    stephan, hhaaaaaahahaaaaa
    you always make me laugh
  • Daniel Horacio Agostini PRO 10y

    Stephan........jejejeje...you're the man!!!!!!!!
  • Stephan PRO 10y

    Actually the quote was just sit down, see it here and search under Hutchins. The same school tore down a 70,000 seat stadium to build a 4,5 million volume library.
    When I was there, out of 300 American Party Schools, we were ranked #298, behind all 3 military academies and 2 christian fundamentalists schools, plus the Mormon School Brigham Young. We only beat out Rochester Institute of Technology (300+ days of grey) and an all girls school. Go figure....
  • Daniel Horacio Agostini PRO 10y

    haaaaaaaaaaahahahaaaahahaa...!!!
  • cu♥re di marmo PRO 10y

    This little 3-way conversation was very amusing! I will remember the comment about exercising - I find it very reassuring ;))
  • gizi 10y

    did i ever mentioned i love your pictures? no? oh yes, i do!
  • Daniel Horacio Agostini PRO 10y

    > Ilse: hehe...yes...Stephan is a funny man!

    > Gisele: thank you very much for all your kind comments dear friend!
  • Stephan PRO 10y

    True stories are the funniest and saddest of all.
  • Kara Neely 10y

    fabulous.
  • Eric Hendrickson 10y

    Lovely silhouette. Beautifully composed.
  • Henriette von Muenchhausen 9y

    intriguing shot :)
  • emanuela franchini 9y

    great portrait, love the framing and the colour. Tones and light are really nice.
  • b e m 9y

    great shot. love it.
  • Steve Bailey PRO 9y

    Extremely well seen and great, great photo.
  • Ivee . 9y

    This is amazing.
  • Shir 9y

    Brilliant image.
  • ashley cooper 7y

    Thank you for this photo.

    I've posted it at a website about Rituals for Healthy Living. Would you consider adding the tag "healthylivingrituals" to your photo?

    Thank you for making your photo a part of the Creative Commons,
    healthylivingrituals.blogspot.com
  • Gatis Orlickis 7y

    Hello! :)

    I`m from Latvia and I`m searching for interesting pics with books. I would like to use this pic in my protect ad i`m asking for permission.

    Gatis ;)
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