20 Quotes on Reading That Will Make You Crave a Book

  1.  ‘I have always imagined paradise as a kind of library.’ – Jorge Luis Borges


  1.  ‘A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies, the man who never reads lives only one.’ – George R.R. Martin


  1.  ‘Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it.’ – P.J. O’Rourke


  1.  ‘Books and doors are the same thing. You open them, and you go through into another world.’ – Jeanette Winterson


  1.  ‘Think before you speak. Read before you think.’ – Fran Lebowitz


  1.  ‘Books are a uniquely portable magic.’ – Stephen King


  1.  ‘You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read.’ – James Baldwin


  1.  ‘When we are collecting books, we are collecting happiness.’ – Vincent Starrett


  1.  ‘Books break the shackles of time, proof that humans can work magic.’ – Carl Sagan


  1.  ‘Reading one book is like eating one potato chip.’ – Diane Duane


  1.  ‘One glance at a book and you hear the voice of another person, perhaps someone dead for 1,000 years. To read is to voyage through time.’ – Carl Sagan


  1.  ‘A good book has no ending.’ – R.D. Cumming


  1.  ‘Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. They are home.’ – Anna Quindlen


  1.  ‘Reading makes immigrants of us all. It takes us away from home, but more important, it finds homes for us everywhere.’ – Jean Rhys


  1.  ‘It is what you read when you don’t have to that determines what you will be when you can’t help it.’ – Oscar Wilde


  1.  ‘If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.’ – Haruki Murakami


  1.  ‘You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me. – C.S. Lewis


  1.  ‘If you would tell me the heart of a man, tell me not what he reads, but what he rereads.’ – François Mauriac


  1.  ‘A good book is an event in my life.’ – Stendhal


  1.  ‘Whenever you read a good book, somewhere in the world a door opens to allow in more light.’ – Vera Nazarian



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