Book Quotes, Sayings about literature
You cannot open a book without learning something.
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
– Ernest Hemingway
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
There are two motives for reading a book; one, that you enjoy it; the other, that you can boast about it.
– Bertrand Russell
Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.
I can’t imagine a man really enjoying a book and reading it only once.
– C.S. Lewis
Read books, and you will go places.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
– Mark Twain
Libraries should be open to all – except the censor.
– John F. Kennedy
If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he reads.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
– Oscar Wilde
This will never be a civilized country until we expend more money for books than we do for chewing gum.
– Elbert Hubbard
A mind needs books as a sword needs a whetstone, if it is to keep its edge.
– George R.R. Martin
A man without a book is like a pirate without a ship – he will find no treasure, encounter no culture, and be grounded in both body and mind.
Dont judge a book by its cover.