Next to acquiring good friends, the best acquisition is that of good books.

Charles Caleb "C. C." Colton (1780-1832) English cleric, writer, aphorist

This is widely attributed to Colton (e.g., 1853, 1856, 1858), but I cannot find it in a primary source.

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