* Grab the book nearest you. Right now.
* Turn to page 56.
* Find the fifth sentence.
* Post that sentence along with these instructions in a journal entry, and post your sentence in a comment here as well.
* Don't dig for your favorite book, the coolest, the most intellectual.

Mine: "Now, the process of adjustment would be quite long this time, and suppose that before his eyes had settled down and while he wasn't seeing well, he had once again to compete against those same old prisoners at identifying those shadows."

This is from my book Plato Selected Myths and the quote itself is from the Republic.