Today’s post is a collection of quotes about – and by – book lovers. Enjoy!
Book lovers never go to bed alone.
I’ve lived a thousand lives. – George R R Martin
Reading gives us somewhere to go when we have to stay where we are.
– Mason Cooley
We live for books. – Umberto Eco
In the highest civilisation the book is still the highest delight.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
An hour spent reading is one stolen from paradise. – Thomas Wharton
I would desire to have no other prison than a library. – Robert Burton
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. – Sir Richard Steele
Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. They are home.
– Anna Quindlen
Book are a uniquely portable magic. – Stephen King
No two persons ever read the same book. – Edmund Wilson
A room without books is like a body without a soul. – Cicero
You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.
– C S Lewis
Keep reading. Its one of the most marvelous adventures that anyone can have.
– Lloyd Alexander
Libraries will get you through times of no money better than money will get you through times of no libraries.
– Anne Herbert
Once you learn to read, you will be forever free. – Frederick Douglass
Some like to believe it’s the book that chooses the person. – Carlos Ruiz Safin