Quotes about Books

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One whose knowledge is confined to books and whose wealth is in the possession of others, can use neither his knowledge nor wealth when the need for them arises.

Books were my pass to personal freedom. I learned to read at age three, and soon discovered there was a whole world to conquer that went beyond our farm in Mississippi.
Oprah Winfrey

All good books have one thing in common - they are truer than if they had really happened.
Ernest Hemingway

The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who cannot read them.
Mark Twain

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

The worth of a book is to be measured by what you can carry away from it.
James Bryce

It was books that taught me that the things that tormented me most were the very things that connected me with all the people who were alive, or Write books only if you are going to say in them the things you would never dare confide to anyone.
Emile M. Cioran

Books are those faithful mirrors that reflect to our mind the minds of sages and heroes.
Edward Gibbon

There is no friend as loyal as a book.
Ernest Hemingway

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

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

Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.
Groucho Marx

So many books, so little time.
Frank Zappa

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

Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.
Mark Twain

The best books... are those that tell you what you know already.
George Orwell

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

A home without books is a body without soul.
Marcus Tullius Cicero

Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.
Lemony Snicket

A good book has no ending.
R.D. Cumming

Books, the children of the brain.
Jonathan Swift

The real war will never get in the books.
Walt Whitman

Some books leave us free and some books make us free.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Books let us into their souls and lay open to us the secrets of our own.
William Hazlitt

Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.

There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
Charles Dickens

A good book should leave you... slightly exhausted at the end.  You live several lives while reading it.
William Styron

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

Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?
Henry Ward Beecher

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

When you have mastered numbers, you will in fact no longer be reading numbers, any more than you read words when reading books You will be reading meanings.
W. E. B. Du Bois

Anyone who says they have only one life to live must not know how to read a book.