Best 33 of Book reading quotes - MyQuotes
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Never read any book that is not a year old.
Mehmet Murat Ildan
People spend so much time on the personal development books that they can't find time for personal development!
I don't imagine book elitists as my audience when writing. I dream about teachers, morticians and garbage men instead.
You must go to the school or to the books or on the field because knowledge doesn't come to you, you must go to the knowledge.
Lailah Gifty Akita
The Bible, most influential book, which have the ability to transform many lives.
People come to me for the solution of their problem, if my knowledge and experience is not enough to solve the problem, I go to my library read the relevant book and provide the solution.
If you can name five Kardashians but can't name five countries in Africa, it's time to turn off the TV and pick up a book.
I can lend you my money not my books.
If you don't find a good teacher, find a good book.
I just want to read as many books as I can before my final chapter ends and my book closes.
There is enough knowledge in the books to explain the existing, your knowledge must inspire what is possible.
I don't understand this irony - valuable things like cars, gold, diamond are made up of hard materials but most valuable things like money, contracts and books are made up of soft paper.
Reading is one of the most common habit among the most successful people.
Amber May | 4 comments Stories that make me cry Tale that give me wing to fly What lovely things, what beautiful words So carefully crafted to be as sharp as swords A book for the old, A book for the new And my darling a book of me,I wrote for you. I think I might turn this into a quote, if don't mind. For some unsuspecting reader to find.
Pages entertain me more than pictures do.
There are no bad books any more than there are ugly women.
You can't be overbooked, only under-read.
It is well to read everything of something, and something of everything.
For my success I am immensely grateful to God, my parents, my family, my friends, my teachers and to the books I read.
I enjoy reading and I'm a huge kindle fan, the device you can read eBooks with. One of the best inventions of all times. I just recently purchased a Dostojewski collection, for just $1. At that rate I will probably own 3 million books soon.
Have you never picked up a book you've read before, and found it speaks to you in a new way?
Books couldn't judge you or hurt you. They didn't make me feel small and insignificant. I know it's weird, but I always felt really close to the characters in books, like they were my true circle of friends, inviting me into their world.
If everyone could learn how to read books properly and how to use them as effective tools for daily living, the facilities of colleges could easily go out of existence without any loss to society.' -From a speech by the president of Mount Holyoke College, as reported in the Philadelphia Public Ledger, May 13, 1938
Reading is the noblest of all the hobbies, that is why people mention it so frequently in their resume even if they don't read much.
Gail Carson Levine
There's nothing wrong with reading a book you love over and over.
Reading books you like can soothe an invisible wound that irritatingly bleeds one's mood.
Lynne Sharon Schwartz
Nor can I throw a book away. I have given many away and ripped a few in half, but as with warring nations, destruction shows regard: the enemy is a power to reckon with. Throwing a book out shows contempt for an effort of the spirit. Not that I haven't tried.
Reading doesn't mean accepting everything you read, it means reasoning everything you read.
Mehmet Murat Ildan
By reading books, you lose your old self and you find your new self! To read is to travel from self to another self!
You are a reader, and therefore a thinker, an observer, a living soul who wants more out of this human experience.
Oliver Markus Malloy
Reading books doesn't make you smarter. Reading smart books makes you smarter. Reading dumb books makes you dumber.
Hetty was eating, rather than reading, large slabs of a very thin book of contemporary verse each page having a thick wodge of print, without capital letters, starting at the top and running nearly to the bottom. Her eyes were very close to the book and she frowned with concentration.
I have found that a story leaves a deeper impression when it is impossible to tell which side the author is on.