Books are a uniquely portable magic.
No two persons ever read the same book.
Whenever you read a good book, somewhere in the world a door opens to allow in more light.
If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he reads.
I would never read a book if it were possible for me to talk half an hour with the man who wrote it.
Reading gives us someplace to go when we have to stay where we are.
Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it.
Reading books quotes
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.
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
There are many little ways to enlarge your child’s world. Love of books is the best of all.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
You can’t buy happiness, but you can buy books and that’s kind of the same thing.
You can’t buy happiness but you can buy a book poster, and that’s kind of the same thing.
Read books quotes
The book you don’t read won’t help.
Great books help you understand, and they help you feel understood.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
A minimalist and stylish visualization of Murakami’s bright thought on how reading makes us exceptional.
A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author.
A book is a dream that you hold in your hand.
Books quotes about reading
A book is a version of the world. If you do not like it, ignore it or offer your own version in return.
In a good book the best is between the lines.
Are we not like two volumes of one book?
We lose ourselves in books. We find ourselves there too.
Keep reading books, but remember that a book is only a book, and you should learn to think for yourself.
It is what you read when you don’t have to that determines what you will be when you can’t help it.
So many books, so little time.
Love for books quotes
There are perhaps no days of our childhood we lived so fully as those we spent with a favorite book.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
Beware of the person of one book.
Between the pages of a book is a wonderful place to be.
A book is the only place in which you can examine a fragile thought without breaking it.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
The only important thing in a book is the meaning that it has for you.
Love books quotes
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.
Reading a book is like re-writing it for yourself.
There’s nothing wrong with reading a book you love over and over.
Books can be dangerous. The best ones should be labeled “This could change your life.”
It is a good rule after reading a new book, never to allow yourself another new one till you have read an old one in between.
Best books quotes
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren’t very new after all.
I can’t imagine a man really enjoying a book and reading it only once.
You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.
Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?
Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them at all.
One always has a better book in one’s mind than one can manage to get onto paper.