Book Quotes, Sayings about literature
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
– Oscar Wilde
A room without a book is like a body without a soul.
Bad books kill the best of human nature, and pollute the heart of humanity.
– Dr T.P.Chia
A book is a treasure chest; every page a treasure, every word a jewel embedded into the treasure, and every letter a sparkle in the jewel.
People say life is the thing, but I prefer reading.
– Logan Pearsall Smith
A bookstore is one of the only pieces of evidence we have that people are still thinking.
– Jerry Seinfeld
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience : this is the ideal life.
– Mark Twain
Reading a book is like opening a little world that’s almost like a second life.
Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.
– Mark Twain
Wear the old coat and buy the new book.
– Austin Phelps
So many books, so little time.
– Frank Zappa
Choose your friends like your books, few but choice.
I forget a book as soon as I finish writing it, which is not always a good thing.
– Anne Tyler
Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested.
– Francis Bacon
Most new books are forgotten within a year, especially by those who borrow them.
– Evan Esar