Cool & Famous Quotes - Quotes and sayings about tag  books

Quotes and sayings about tag  books


When I have a little money, I buy books; and if I have any left, I buy food and clothes.


If you would tell me the heart of a man, tell me not what he reads, but what he rereads.

François Mauriac

Be curious. Read widely. Try new things. What people call intelligence just boils down to curiosity.

Aaron Swartz

Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren't very new after all.

Abraham Lincoln

My Best Friend is a person who will give me a book I have not read.

Abraham Lincoln

Get books, sit yourself down anywhere, and go to reading them yourself.

Abraham Lincoln

Reading is not an end to itself, but a means to an end.

Adolf Hitler

It is clear that the books owned the shop rather than the other way about. Everywhere they had run wild and taken possession of their habitat, breeding and multiplying, and clearly lacking any strong hand to keep them down.

Agatha Christie

You'll never be alone if you’ve got a book.

Al Pacino

What she was finding also was how one book led to another, doors kept opening wherever she turned and the days weren't long enough for the reading she wanted to do.

Alan Bennett

It's a strange grief… to die of nostalgia for something you you will never live.

Alessandro Baricco

The failure to read good books both enfeebles the vision and strengthens our most fatal tendency -- the belief that the here and now is all there is.

Allan Bloom

The covers of this book are too far apart.

Ambrose Bierce

I spent the rest of the day in someone else's story. The rare moments that I put the book down, my own pain returned in burning stabs.

Amy Plum

All good books are about everything, abbreviated.

Andrew Smith

A library outranks any other one thing a community can do to benefit its people. It is a never failing spring in the desert.

Andrew Carnegie

Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. They are home.

Anna Quindlen

Reading is my favourite occupation, when I have leisure for it and books to read.

Anne Brontë

Books to the ceiling,Books to the sky,My pile of books is a mile high.How I love them! How I need them!I'll have a long beard by the time I read them.

Arnold Lobel

It is a great thing to start life with a small number of really good books which are your very own.

Arthur Conan Doyle

The love of books is among the choicest gifts of the gods.

Arthur Conan Doyle

If all printers were determined not to print anything till they were sure it would offend nobody, there would be very little printed.

Benjamin Franklin

Books should go where they will be most appreciated, and not sit unread, gathering dust on a forgotten shelf, don't you agree?

Christopher Paolini

You cannot open a book without learning something.


This book taught me, once and for all, how easily you can escape this world with the help of words! You can find friends between the pages of a book, wonderful friends.

Cornelia Funke

Which of us has not felt that the character we are reading in the printed page is more real than the person standing beside us?

Cornelia Funke

It's a good idea to have your own books with you in a strange place

Cornelia Funke

Science and religion are not at odds. Science is simply too young to understand.

Dan Brown

If only there could be an invention that bottled up a memory, like scent. And it never faded, and it never got stale. And then, when one wanted it, the bottle could be uncorked, and it would be like living the moment all over again.

Daphne du Maurier

Books have a unique way of stopping time in a particular moment and saying: Let’s not forget this.

Dave Eggers

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