Saturday, May 9, 2009

Sir Richard Steele on Reading

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

London Favorites

1. Waterstone’s
2. Pret a Manger
3. Stanford’s
4. Wagamama’s
5. Hatchard’s
6. George Trumper’s
7. W.H. Smith
8. West Corwall Pasty
9. Cecil Court
10. Neil’s Yard
11. Southwark Market


"I've always imagined that Heaven would be a library." Jorge Borges

Monday, May 4, 2009


"Facts are stubborn things, but statistics are more pliable." --Mark Twain

An Eleventary Garden

Saturday, May 2, 2009

So Says Alexandre Dumas

"Rogues are preferable to imbeciles because they sometimes take a rest."