Reading Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them.
– Joseph Brodsky
Nothing is worth reading that does not require an alert mind. ~Charles Dudley Warner
The wise man reads both books and life itself.
~ Lin Yutang
The mere brute pleasure of reading – the sort of pleasure a cow must have in grazing.
The reason a writer writes a book is to forget a book and the reason a reader reads one is to remember it.
– Thomas Wolfe
No entertainment is so cheap as reading, nor any pleasure so lasting. ~Mary Wortley Montagu
The world was hers for the reading.
– Betty Smith
If you don’t have time to read, you don’t have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.
– Stephen King
I am too fond of reading books to care to write them.
– Oscar Wilde
The greatest gift is a passion for reading.
– Edmund Burke
Have read little and understood less.
– James Joyce
A good book has no ending.
When I cannot read, when I cannot think, when I cannot even pray, I can trust.
– J. Hudson Taylor
Reading means borrowing.
– Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Even in the most stressed times there is always time for reading.
– Emilie and Stephanie
I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.
– Groucho Marx
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
Reading… a vacation for the mind….
– Dave Barry
Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them at all.
– Henry David Thoreau
I like big books and I can not lie.
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
Read books, and you will go places.
A good reading strengthens the soul.
– Toba Beta
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
– Robert Frost