Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Quote

The best of a book is not the thought which it contains, but the thought which it suggests; just as the charm of music dwells not in the tones but in the echoes of our hearts.


A Dictionary of Thoughts (1908)

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The best of a book is not the thought which it contains, but the thought which it suggests; just as the charm of music dwells not in the tones but in ...

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The best of a book is not the thought which it contains, but the thought which it suggests; just as the charm of music dwells not in the tones but in ...

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The best of a book is not the thought which it contains, but the thought which it suggests; just as the charm of music dwells not in the tones but in ...

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The best of a book is not the thought which it contains, but the thought which it suggests; just as the charm of music dwells not in the tones but in ...