[The refugees at the New York Public Library are burning books to stay warm, but Elsa notices Jeremy holding something]
What have you got there?
A Gutenberg Bible. It was in the rare books room.
You think God's gonna save you?
No, I don't believe in God.
You're holding onto that Bible pretty tight.
I'm protecting it. [glares at Sam] This Bible is the first book ever printed. It represents the dawn of the Age of Reason. As far as I'm concerned, the written word is mankind's greatest achievement. You can laugh. But if Western civilization is finished, I'm gonna save at least one little piece of it.