Quote & Pic of the Day, No. 23 of 24


Louis L’ Amour is one of the world’s most prolific and beloved writers of the twentieth century. Before his death in 1988, he wrote over 100 books and 400 short stories. He is best known for his westerns, but he also explored other genres, including poetry. His first book, Hondo, made him an instant success. The quote below is from a book entitled, The Walking Drum, and is unexpected given the magnitude of words he has penned.   DC Trip...April 20-24, 2012 262”  Reading without thinking is as nothing, for a book is less important for what it says than for what it makes you think. ”   Louis L’ Amour