Monday, June 2, 2008

Quotable Quotes

"How softly runs the afternoon beneath the billowy clouds of June ." (Charles Towne)

So reads the cryptoquote in today's Rutland Herald--a perfect selection for this beautiful June day. Perhaps you have an appreciation of writings and speech that are so effective and eloquent that they are worth remembering. Or maybe you are just interested in knowing what prompted or inspired the words. If so, the children's collection has two books you might be interested in:

Who Said That?: Famous Americans Speak by Robert Burleigh
Quotations for Kids compiled by J.A. Senn

"Imagination is more important than knowledge." (Albert Einstein)