Reading Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
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
A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one.
- George R.R. Martin
There are two motives for reading a book; one, that you enjoy it; the other, that you can boast about it.
- Bertrand Russell
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
Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them at all.
- Henry David Thoreau
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.
I like big books and I can not lie.
A good reading strengthens the soul.
- Toba Beta
If you lay in your bed at night & haven’t learned anything new that day. Get out of the bed & read a book.
Read books, and you will go places.