BY: TYLER FYFE
Those who read understand— literature is meant to nourish a starved reality with fresh perspective. Because outlook is a fragile thing. The mundanity of work, the blandness of a tired relationship, the familiarity of experience can lead to life congealing inside the human mind. Without literature, without imagination, the world is just shapes and shadows. Great writers lean into their words. Even if it means they tip over an edge of thought from which they cannot return.
Submitted by our readers, these are some of the most powerful quotes in literature that should defibrillate your stale outlook.