Quote of the Day: E.M. Forster

by A Latter-day Bluestocking

E. M. Forster, ca. 1947.

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“I suggest that the only books that influence us are those for which we are ready, and which have gone a little farther down our particular path than we have yet got ourselves.”  ~E.M. Forster, Two Cheers for Democracy, 1951