Tuesday, March 06, 2007

Solitary Reading

We need the slower and more lasting stimulus of solitary reading as a relief from the pressure on eye, ear and nerves of the torrent of information and entertainment pouring from ever-open electronic jaws. It could end by stupefying us.
- Storm Jameson

2 comments:

Reader Scott said...

I agree. I think TV does so much damage to people; it's like cocaine, in my opinion. In contrast, books are great!

You might like the Reading & Books Forum.

the teach said...

Scott, thanks for the comment and the link. Stay in touch.