Reading Quotes and Sayings
A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one.
– George R.R. Martin
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
– Joseph Addison
Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it.
– P. J. O’Rourke
The food we eat feeds our body but the novels we read feed our mind.
Friend: What’s that book about?
Me: *handing my friend the book* Here, read it.
Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them at all.
– Henry David Thoreau
We read to know that we are not alone.
– William Nicholson
The art of reading, as of learning, is this: … to retain the essential, to forget the nonessential.
– Adolf Hitler
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
– Robert Frost
Reading… a vacation for the mind….
– Dave Barry
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
If I could always read I should never feel the want of company.
– Lord Byron
Every man who knows how to read has it in his power to magnify himself, to multiply the ways in which he exists, to make his life full, significant and interesting.
– Aldous Huxley
Reading makes a full man, writing a precise man.
– Francis Bacon
A good reading strengthens the soul.
– Toba Beta
Reading good books ruins you for enjoying bad books.
– Mary Ann Shaffer
If you don’t have time to read, you don’t have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.
– Stephen King
If you lay in your bed at night & haven’t learned anything new that day. Get out of the bed & read a book.
Our high respect for a well- read man is praise enough of literature.
Read books, and you will go places.