The Good of a Book (Quote of the Day)

The good of a book lies in its being read. A book is made up of signs that speak of other signs, which in their turn speak of things. Without an eye to read them, a book contains signs that produce no concepts; therefore it is dumb. -Umberto Eco

1 comment

  1. Interesting. A different way of looking at the trope of the "Talking Book."


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