„Human beings can lose their lives in libraries. They ought to be warned.“

—  Saul Bellow, kniha Him with His Foot in His Mouth and Other Stories

"Him with His Foot in His Mouth," from Him with His Foot in His Mouth and Other Stories (1984) [Penguin Classics, 1998, ISBN 0-141-18023-4], p. 11
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