Quotes

I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.~Jorge Luis BorgesTweet
If you would tell me the heart of a man, tell me not what he reads, but what he rereads.~Fran├žois MauriacTweet
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.~Oscar WildeTweet
It is a great thing to start life with a small number of really good books which are your very own.~Arthur Conan DoyleTweet
Good books don't give up all their secrets at once.~Stephen KingTweet
So many books, so little time.~Frank ZappaTweet
A classic is a book that has never finished saying what it has to say.~Italo CalvinoSource: The Uses of LiteratureTweet
Reading one book is like eating one potato chip.~Diane DuaneSource: So You Want to Be a WizardTweet
There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them.~Joseph BrodskyTweet
After nourishment, shelter and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world.~Philip PullmanTweet
A great book should leave you with many experiences, and slightly exhausted at the end. You live several lives while reading.~William StyronSource: Conversations with William StyronTweet
Books are a uniquely portable magic.~Stephen KingSource: On Writing: A Memoir of the CraftTweet
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 GaimanSource: CoralineTweet
In the case of good books, the point is not to see how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you.~Mortimer J. AdlerTweet
A room without books is like a body without a soul.~Marcus Tullius CiceroTweet
Books are the mirrors of the soul.~Virginia WoolfSource: Between the ActsTweet
Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.~Groucho MarxSource: The Essential GrouchoTweet
When I have a little money, I buy books; and if I have any left, I buy food and clothes.~Desiderius ErasmusTweet