Quotes about reading

There is no substitute for books in the life of a child.

May Ellen Chase


A book is like a garden carried in the pocket.

Chinese Proverb


Wear the old coat and buy the new book.

Austin Phelps


Words are the voice of the heart.


Confucious


There are many little ways to enlarge your child's world. Love of books is best of all.

Jacqueline Kennedy


A capacity and taste for reading gives access to whatever has already been discovered by others.

Abraham Lincoln


Reading is a basic tool in the living of a good life.

Mortimer Adler


A book worth reading is worth buying.

John Ruskin


The best advice I ever got is that knowledge is power and to keep reading.

David Bailey


If a book is well written I always find it too short.


Jane Austen


To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out is a spark.

Victor Hugo


I can't imagine a man really enjoying a book and reading it only once.

C.S.Lewis


He that loves reading has everything within his reach.

William Godwin


Reading will give you lasting pleasure.

Laura Bush


I have never known any stress that an hour's reading did not relieve.

Charles de Montesquieu


When I discovered libraries it was like having Christmas every day.

Jean Fritz


When you read a great book, you don't escape from life, you plunge deeper into it.

Julian Barnes


Some books are so familiar that reading them is like being home again.

Louisa May Alcott


Read to lead in order to succeed.

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Be awesome! Be a book nut!

Dr. Seuss


Nothing can compare to the feeling evoked by turning the page in a great book.

Aneta Cruz


Reading is important. If you now how to read then the whole world opens up to you.

Barack Obama


Reading is food for the brain.

Maribel C. Pagan


Man is what he reads.

Joseph Brodsky


Books are best preserved in the minds of their readers.


Kat Lowe


Owning a book is a third of the goal. The others are actually reading it and applying it.

Israel Wayne