Book and Reading Quotes

Ten great book and reading quotes…


“Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.” – Lemony Snicket (aka Daniel Handler)


I would never read a book if it were possible for me to talk half an hour with the man who wrote it.” -Woodrow Wilson


“Anyone who says they have only one life to live must not know how to read a book. I think of life as a good book. The further you get into it, the more it begins to make sense.” -Harold Kushner


“You can’t buy happiness, but you can buy books and that’s kind of the same thing.” -Anonymous


“Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.” – Joseph Addison
“We don’t need a list of rights and wrongs, tables of dos and don’ts: we need books, time, and silence. Thou shalt not is soon forgotten, but Once upon a time lasts forever.” – Philip Pullman
“I have always imagined that paradise will be a kind of library.” – Jorge Luis Borges

“It is what you read when you don’t have to that determines what you will be when you can’t help it.” – Oscar Wilde

“There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate’s loot on Treasure Island.” – Walt Disney
“Reading is not optional.” – Walter Dean Myers



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