Book Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them at all.
- Henry David Thoreau
Dont judge a book by its cover.
No book is really worth reading at the age of ten which is not equally – and often far more – worth reading at the age of fifty and beyond.
- C.S. Lewis
So many books, so little time.
- Frank Zappa
I forget a book as soon as I finish writing it, which is not always a good thing.
- Anne Tyler
Choose your friends like your books, few but choice.
Books are doors to other dimensions of your world, like dreams when you sleep.
Sleep is good, he said, And books are better.
- George R.R. Martin
A dirty book is rarely dusty.
Most new books are forgotten within a year, especially by those who borrow them.
- Evan Esar
There is no past, as long as books shall live. Books make the past our heritage and our home.
Never read a book through merely because you have begun it.
- John Witherspoon
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience : this is the ideal life.
- Mark Twain
Just the knowledge that a good book is awaiting one at the end of a long day makes that day happier.
- Kathleen Norris
Wear the old coat and buy the new book.
- Austin Phelps
The public library is the most dangerous place in the town.
- John Ciardi
Life transforming ideas have always come to me through books.
Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested.
- Francis Bacon
Don’t judge the book from its cover, open it and you’ll discover.
A bookstore is one of the only pieces of evidence we have that people are still thinking.
- Jerry Seinfeld
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
- Oscar Wilde
Read books, and you will go places.
Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren’t very new after all.
- Abraham Lincoln
Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.
- Lemony Snicket
Reading good books ruins you for enjoying bad books.
- Mary Ann Shaffer
One of the great things about books is sometimes there are some fantastic pictures.
- George W. Bush
Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.
- Mark Twain
A book is like a treasure chest…. You open it, and the words are the treasures.
If you sleep with your book under your pillow…… You can hear the stories.
Libraries should be open to all – except the censor.
- John F. Kennedy
The best friend you will ever have is a book, because it never leaves you.
A book worth reading is worth buying.
- John Ruskin
You don’t write a book to show off.
- Tony Orlando
A book of quotations – can never be complete.
- Robert M. Hamilton
Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. They are home.
- Anna Quindlen
We may sit in our library and yet be in all quarters of the earth.
- John Lubbock
Every book has a soul, the soul of the person who wrote it and the soul of those who read it and dream about it.
- Carlos Ruiz Zafón
Life is too short to read a bad book.
- James Joyce
Here’s to books, the cheapest vacation you can buy.
- Charlaine Harris
A good book is the precious life-blood of a master spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life.
- John Milton
Reading a book is like opening a little world that’s almost like a second life.