Book Quotes and Sayings - Page 4
Don’t judge a book by its movie.
You cannot open a book without learning something.
A world without books is like a world without air. You can’t live without it.
I can’t imagine a man really enjoying a book and reading it only once.
– C.S. Lewis
The wise man reads both books and life itself.
~ Lin Yutang
If we could follow the slogan that says,”Turn off the TV and open a good book” we would do something of substance for a future generation.
– Gordon B. Hinckley
Books are the windows through which the soul looks out.
– Henry Ward Beecher
A little library, growing every year, is an honorable part of a man’s history. It is a man’s duty to have books.
– Henry Ward Beecher
He who destroys a good book kills reason itself.
– John Milton
The best vacation is still a book, a renewable ticket to places real and imaginary.
– Charles McGrath
Books have the same enemies as people: fire, humidity, animals, weather, and their own content.
– Paul Valéry
Perhaps they were right putting love into books. Perhaps it could not live anywhere else.
– William Faulkner
To a lover of books the shops and sales in London present irresistible temptations.
– Edward Gibbon
Books deliver information so that experience has a chance to exercise creativity.
– Richard Diaz
The worst thing about new books is that they keep us from reading the old ones.
– Joseph Joubert
Books are the bees which carry the quickening pollen from one to another mind.
– James Russell Lowell
The possession of a book becomes a substitute for reading it.
– Anthony Burgess
Books are good enough in their own way but they are a mighty bloodless substitute for life.
– Robert Louis Stevenson
A good book has no ending.
One of the great things about books is sometimes there are some fantastic pictures.
– George W. Bush
A book is like carrying a garden in your pocket. It always is full of life, new smells, and new things to see. Always read. No matter what
Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them at all.
– Henry David Thoreau
Books are doors to other dimensions of your world, like dreams when you sleep.
Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.
I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.
– Groucho Marx