There’s a hell of a distance between wisecracking and wit. Wit has truth in it; wisecracking is simply calisthenics with words.
Great for hipsters and families alike
How to Spot a Reader
Thanks to Book Riot for the laugh.
Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing.
Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird (via thelifeguardlibrarian)