Book quotes

Books have the power to take us to many different places and many times, but sometimes they can take back to our very own times and environments. From broadening your vocabulary through inspiring quotes to decreasing stress and enhancing your memory, reading quotes is a fun way to take care of yourself and your body. And even if you’re not a big book person, there are still lots of great quotes in books that are sure to stimulate and inspire you. Here are just some of the many ways book-quotes can make you feel better. Let the following quotes to inspire you to live life with more meaning:

Books have the power to take us to many different places and many times, but sometimes they can take back to our very own times and environments. From broadening your vocabulary through inspiring quotes to decreasing stress and enhancing your memory, reading quotes is a fun way to take care of yourself and your body. And even if you’re not a big book person, there are still lots of great quotes in books that are sure to stimulate and inspire you. Here are just some of the many ways book-quotes can make you feel better. Let the following quotes to inspire you to live life with more meaning:

The old saying «A book is a good book, only if its not on the shelf.» Well said, and yet it’s true. If you enjoy reading, then you can take someone else’s advice and read great books without the extra effort. Some of the most beautiful and moving books are written by some of the greatest authors of our time. Reading quotes from books can be a great way to remember all of the great things about these authors’ writing. Good book quotes can act as a reminder of all the great things about the author’s work and can really help you enhance your appreciation for the words of the author.

In addition to having the quote above, other good book quotes are ones that remind you about the timeless beauty of the past centuries. Have you ever thought about why certain things in our lives seem to always be in the past? Have you ever wondered how the world has been able to progress at such an amazing rate over such a long period of time? It’s all thanks to great books. Even though we rarely pay attention to our past centuries, having a good book quotes to remind you of how great things have really been during those past centuries can really inspire you and help you see the future clearly.

One of the best quotes about reading is from a famous Dr. Seuss – this one from his book «Green Eggs and Ham». It reads «If you want to read more, learn to read more. If you want to learn, read more.» This is great advice because reading is a habit that can easily be developed. The best way to encourage yourself to develop a habit of reading is to start reading one book a week.

One book quote that can really inspire you is from a book entitled «The Rich Dad Poor Dad», by Robert Kiyosaki. In this inspirational book, Kiyosaki encouraged parents to read their kids’ positive stories and to read with purpose. When reading with a purpose, readers will tend to take the same time to read as they do when reading a story about a rich kid, and the Kiyosaki style reading with purpose will not only help kids to read better, it will help parents to read better.

Two more great quotes from a very different genre of reading are from the book «Quindlen» by David Quindlen and «Think and Grow Rich» by Napoleon Hill. In the book «Quindlen», David Quindlen encourages people to think positive, even in tough times. He says «intellectuals who think only about their problems or circumstances are likely to be unhappy. Think about the positive.» Napoleon Hill writes in his book «Think and Grow Rich» that the way to success is to think positively, focus on your goals, and be persistent.

There are many more famous quotes about reading from a variety of books like «Tom Sawyer» and «A Christmas Story». These two are perhaps the most well known of all, and each has a multitude of quotes that will encourage you to think differently, to read more, and to do more. Other good books like» Bridges of Breakthrough» by Tony Robbins and «The Secret» by Jack Canfield both also have many famous quotes. The key is to pick a few of your favorites, read them a few times, and then really think about what they mean to you.

If you love reading, you can turn any book into a personalized pocket notebook in moments with just one glance at your quindlen book and say, «What a beautifully written book, I can’t read anymore, I need to learn what it’s talking about.» You can personalize anything with the power of the written word, and you can do it with books like the ones we have listed above. One of the best things about reading is that it is so uniquely portable magic. When you get a hold of a favorite book in your hands, immediately you feel a connection with the words on the page, and it doesn’t matter if you haven’t ever read the book before, or if you are an experienced book reader.

 

“So many books, so little time.”
― Frank Zappa

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Marcus Tullius Cicero
“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”
― Marcus Tullius Cicero

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Jane Austen
“The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.”
― Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey

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Mark Twain
“Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.”
― Mark Twain

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Neil Gaiman
“Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.”
― Neil Gaiman, Coraline

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Groucho Marx
“Outside of a dog, a book is man’s best friend. Inside of a dog it’s too dark to read.”
― Groucho Marx, The Essential Groucho: Writings For By And About Groucho Marx

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I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.
“I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.”
― Jorge Luis Borges

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Haruki Murakami
“If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.”
― Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood

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Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.
“Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.”
― Lemony Snicket, Horseradish

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C.S. Lewis
“You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.”
― C.S. Lewis

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John Green
“Sometimes, you read a book and it fills you with this weird evangelical zeal, and you become convinced that the shattered world will never be put back together unless and until all living humans read the book.”
― John Green, The Fault in Our Stars

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If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use
“If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.”
― Oscar Wilde

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Ernest Hemingway
“There is no friend as loyal as a book.”
― Ernest Hemingway

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Groucho Marx
“I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.”
― Groucho Marx

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J.D. Salinger
“What really knocks me out is a book that, when you’re all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. That doesn’t happen much, though.”
― J.D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye

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Oscar Wilde
“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

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Cassandra Clare
“One must always be careful of books,» said Tessa, «and what is inside them, for words have the power to change us.”
― Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Angel

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Toni Morrison
“If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.”
― Toni Morrison

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Jane Austen
“I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading! How much sooner one tires of any thing than of a book! — When I have a house of my own, I shall be miserable if I have not an excellent library.”
― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

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Mark Twain
“′Classic′ – a book which people praise and don’t read.”
― Mark Twain

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Oscar Wilde
“The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.”
― Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray

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Madeleine L’Engle
“You have to write the book that wants to be written. And if the book will be too difficult for grown-ups, then you write it for children.”
― Madeleine L’Engle

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John Green
“Books are the ultimate Dumpees: put them down and they’ll wait for you forever; pay attention to them and they always love you back.”
― John Green, An Abundance of Katherines

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Stephen King
“Books are a uniquely portable magic.”
― Stephen King, On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft

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Sylvia Plath
“I can never read all the books I want; I can never be all the people I want and live all the lives I want. I can never train myself in all the skills I want. And why do I want? I want to live and feel all the shades, tones and variations of mental and physical experience possible in my life. And I am horribly limited.”
― Sylvia Plath, The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath

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“… a mind needs books as a sword needs a whetstone, if it is to keep its edge.”
― George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones

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Cassandra Clare
“Only the very weak-minded refuse to be influenced by literature and poetry.”
― Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Angel

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Markus Herz
“Be careful about reading health books. Some fine day you’ll die of a misprint.”
― Markus Herz

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Charles William Eliot
“Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.”
― Charles W. Eliot

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William Styron
“A great book should leave you with many experiences, and slightly exhausted at the end. You live several lives while reading.”
― William Styron, Conversations with William Styron

 

 

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