read2day - Feed http://quotationsbook.com/ Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[The test of literature is, I suppose, whether we ourselves live more intensely for the reading of it.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24098/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24098/ <![CDATA[People say that life is the thing, but I prefer reading.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4795/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4795/ <![CDATA[Live always in the best company when you read.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4797/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4797/ <![CDATA[I would sooner read a timetable or a catalog than nothing at all.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4716/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4716/ <![CDATA[No entertainment is so cheap as reading, nor is any pleasure so lasting.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4735/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4735/ <![CDATA[O Lord, how many read the Word, and yet from vice are not deterred.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10371/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10371/ <![CDATA[There are perhaps no days of our childhood we lived so fully as those we spent with a favorite book.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6253/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6253/ <![CDATA[There is no friend as loyal as a book]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/16120/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/16120/ <![CDATA[History books that contain no lies are extremely dull.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/19082/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/19082/ <![CDATA[Books are not men and yet they stay alive.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4513/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4513/ <![CDATA[Some books are undeservedly forgotten; none are undeservedly remembered.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4496/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4496/ <![CDATA[What is reading, but silent conversation.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4686/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4686/ <![CDATA[A man's got to take a lot of punishment to write a really funny book.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/7113/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/7113/ <![CDATA[He has only half learned the art of reading who has not added to it the more refined art of skipping and skimming.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4503/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4503/ <![CDATA[Books are the blessed chloroform of the mind.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4552/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4552/ <![CDATA[Books are lighthouses erected in the great sea of time.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4843/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4843/ <![CDATA[The covers of this book are too far apart.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/9247/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/9247/ <![CDATA[You are wise, witty and wonderful, but you spend too much time reading this sort of stuff.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4575/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4575/ <![CDATA[Next to acquiring good friends, the best acquisition is that of good books.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4570/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4570/ <![CDATA[It is from books that wise people derive consolation in the troubles of life.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4656/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4656/ <![CDATA[A good book is the best of friends, the same today and for ever.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4827/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4827/ <![CDATA[My books are water; those of the great geniuses are wine -- everybody drinks water.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4830/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4830/ <![CDATA[The profession of book writing makes horse racing seem like a solid, stable business.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/42840/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/42840/ <![CDATA[The best effect of any book, is that it excites the reader to self-activity.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4545/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4545/ <![CDATA[Never judge a book by its movie.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4595/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4595/ <![CDATA[A book is the only immortality.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4564/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4564/ <![CDATA[To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out is a spark.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4655/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4655/ <![CDATA[Why is it that reality, when set down untransposed in a book, sounds false?]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33590/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33590/ <![CDATA[One always tends to overpraise a long book, because one has got through it.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4617/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4617/ <![CDATA[I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely happier for it.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/28211/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/28211/ <![CDATA[I would rather think of life as a good book. The further you get into it, the more it begins to come together and make sense.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/23726/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/23726/ <![CDATA[A book may be compared to your neighbor: if it be good, it cannot last too long; if bad, you cannot get rid of it too early.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4526/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4526/ <![CDATA[It is not true that we have only one life to live; if we can read, we can live as many more lives and as many kinds of lives as we wish.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/23663/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/23663/ <![CDATA[Books are not made for furniture, but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a house.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4510/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4510/ <![CDATA[The best of a book is not the thought which it contains, but the thought which it suggests; just as the charm of music dwells not in the tones but in the echoes of our hearts.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4647/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4647/ <![CDATA[Literature is my Utopia. Here I am not disfranchised. No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourse of my book-friends. They talk to me without embarrassment or awkwardness.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24129/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24129/ <![CDATA[A man can learn only two ways, one by reading, and the other by association with smarter people.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/23086/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/23086/ <![CDATA[Miss a meal if you have to, but don't miss a book.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4765/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4765/ <![CDATA[A classic is a book that doesn't have to be written again.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4476/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4476/ <![CDATA[I cannot live without books.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4663/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4663/ <![CDATA[Books like friends, should be few and well-chosen.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4670/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4670/ <![CDATA[No furniture is so charming as books.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4796/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4796/ <![CDATA[Whenever books are burned men also in the end are burned.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/5468/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/5468/ <![CDATA[A book should be luminous not voluminous.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/42598/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/42598/ <![CDATA[Writing books is the closest men ever come to childbearing.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/42743/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/42743/ <![CDATA[God be thanked for books; they are the voices of the distant and the dead, and make us heirs of the spiritual life of past ages.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4557/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4557/ <![CDATA[Make it simple. Make it memorable. Make it inviting to look at. Make it fun to read.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1200/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1200/ <![CDATA[I never know what I think about something until I read what I've written on it.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/42666/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/42666/ <![CDATA[I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read on the train.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/39610/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/39610/ <![CDATA[Everywhere I have sought rest and not found it, except sitting in a corner by myself with a little book.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4676/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4676/ <![CDATA[This report, by its very length, defends itself against the risk of being read.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/41966/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/41966/ <![CDATA[I love to lose myself in other men's minds. When I am not walking, I am reading. I cannot sit and think; books think for me.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4685/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4685/ <![CDATA[The book to read is not the one which thinks for you, but the one which makes you think. No book in the world equals the Bible for that.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4718/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4718/ <![CDATA[I've given up reading books. I find it takes my mind off myself.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/35847/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/35847/ <![CDATA[You should read books like you take medicine, by advice, and not by advertisement.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4776/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4776/ <![CDATA[The worst thing about new books is that they keep us from reading the old ones.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4673/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4673/ <![CDATA[My alma mater was books, a good library. I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/23320/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/23320/ <![CDATA[Books give not wisdom where none was before. But where some is, there reading makes it more.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4640/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4640/ <![CDATA[To buy books would be a good thing if we also could buy the time to read them.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4784/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4784/ <![CDATA[When I am dead, I hope it may be said: His sins were scarlet, but his books were read.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4512/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4512/ <![CDATA[We should be as careful of the books we read, as of the company we keep. The dead very often have more power than the living.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4598/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4598/ <![CDATA[Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4691/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4691/ <![CDATA[Definition of a classic: a book everyone is assumed to have read and often thinks they have.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4472/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4472/ <![CDATA[The pleasure of reading is doubled when one lives with another who shares the same books.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4712/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4712/ <![CDATA[If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he reads.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4600/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4600/ <![CDATA[There are two kinds of books. Those that no one reads and those that no one ought to read.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4722/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4722/ <![CDATA[A real book is not one that we read, but one that reads us.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4495/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4495/ <![CDATA[Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them at all.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4815/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4815/ <![CDATA[The man who does not read books has no advantage over the man that can not read them.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4831/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4831/ <![CDATA[Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4719/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4719/ <![CDATA[Reading a book is like re-writing it for yourself. You bring to a novel, anything you read, all your experience of the world. You bring your history and you read it in your own terms.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4548/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4548/ <![CDATA[Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/18752/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/18752/ <![CDATA[The biggest critics of my books are people who never read them.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/9274/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/9274/ <![CDATA[There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4525/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4525/ <![CDATA[The reason a writer writes a book is to forget a book and the reason a reader reads one is to remember it.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4849/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4849/ <![CDATA[A great book should leave you with many experiences and slightly exhausted at the end. You should live several lives while reading it.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4808/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4808/ <![CDATA[My early and invincible love of reading I would not exchange for all the riches of India.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4629/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4629/ <![CDATA[It is well to read everything of something, and something of everything.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4528/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4528/ <![CDATA[I read part of it all the way through.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4634/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4634/ <![CDATA[I am a part of everything that I have read.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4678/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4678/ <![CDATA[Reading is a basic tool in the living of a good life.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4490/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4490/ <![CDATA[The flood of print has turned reading into a process of gulping rather than savoring]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4559/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4559/ <![CDATA[The true university of these days is a collection of books.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/23306/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/23306/ <![CDATA[I read the newspaper avidly. It is my one form of continuous fiction.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4519/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4519/ <![CDATA[The words of my book nothing, the drift of it everything.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4845/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4845/ <![CDATA[Never write on a subject until you have read yourself full of it.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/42807/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/42807/ <![CDATA[The mere brute pleasure of reading --the sort of pleasure a cow must have in grazing.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4562/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4562/ <![CDATA[After all manner of professors have done their best for us, the place we are to get knowledge is in books. The true university of these days is a collection of books.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4546/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4546/ <![CDATA[In every fat book there is a thin book trying to get out.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/28623/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/28623/ <![CDATA[Education is what you get from reading the fine print. Experience is what you get from not reading it.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/12041/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/12041/ <![CDATA[Everyone probably thinks that I'm a raving nymphomaniac, that I have an insatiable sexual appetite, when the truth is I'd rather read a book.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/36161/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/36161/ <![CDATA[If I have not read a book before, it is, for all intents and purposes, new to me whether it was printed yesterday or three hundred years ago.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4642/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4642/ <![CDATA[Read as you taste fruit or savor wine, or enjoy friendship, love or life.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4661/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4661/ <![CDATA[Show me the books he loves and I shall know the man far better than through mortal friends.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4486/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4486/ <![CDATA[Happy is he who has laid up in his youth, and held fast in all fortune, a genuine and passionate love for reading.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4565/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4565/ <![CDATA[I read my eyes out and cant read half enough. The more one reads the more one sees we have to read.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/44761/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/44761/ <![CDATA[There is no such thing as a moral book or an immoral book. Books are well written or badly written. That is all.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4847/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4847/ <![CDATA[Those who do not read are no better off than those who cannot read.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4833/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4833/ <![CDATA[I divide all readers into two classes: those who read to remember and those who read to forget.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4751/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4751/ <![CDATA[Some books leave us free and some books make us free.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4606/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4606/ <![CDATA[Once we have learned to read, meaning of words can somehow register without consciousness.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4713/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/4713/