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Quotes about books

  1. 1. A good bookis the best of friends, the same today and forever. ~ Martin Tupper
  2. 2. “Books arefor peoplewho wishthey weresomewhereelse.” ~ MarkTwain
  3. 3. “A book is a giftyou can open againand again.”~ Garrison Keillor
  4. 4. “Be careful about reading health books.You may die of a misprint.” ~ Mark Twain
  5. 5. “We shouldn’t teach great books; weshould teach a love of reading.”~ B. F. Skinner
  6. 6. “Books serve to show a manthat those original thoughts of his aren’t very new after all” ~ Abraham Lincoln
  7. 7. “The books that the world callsimmoral are the books that show the world its own shame.” ~ Oscar Wilde
  8. 8. “The books that help you the most arethose which make you think the most.” ~ Theodore Parker
  9. 9. “He that love the a book will never want for a faithful friend, a wholesome counselor, a cheerful companion, an effectual comforter” ~ Isaac Barrow
  10. 10. “My test of a goodnovel is dreading to begin the last chapter.” ~ Thomas Helm
  11. 11. “Books are humanity in print.” ~ Barbara W. Tuchman
  12. 12. “Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance ofgenerations and nations.” ~ Henry David Thoreau
  13. 13. “’Classic.’ A book which people praise and don’t read. ~ Mark Twain
  14. 14. “The things I want to know are in books; mybest friend is the man who’ll get me a book I aims read. ~ Abraham Lincoln
  15. 15. “Ideally a book would have noorder to it, and the reader would have to discover his own. ~ Mark Twain
  16. 16. “You cannot open a book without learningsomething”~ Confucius
  17. 17. “The book salesman should be honoredbecause he brings to our attention, as a rule, the very books we need most and neglect most.” ~ Confucius
  18. 18. “If one cannot enjoy reading a book over andover again, there is no use inreading it at all.” ~ Oscar Wilde
  19. 19. There is no such thing as a moral or an immoral book. Books are well written, or badly written.” ~ Oscar Wilde
  20. 20. “Honesty is thefirst chapter in thebook of wisdom.” ~ Thomas Jefferson
  21. 21. “I am mortified to be told that, inthe United States of America, the sale of a book can become asubject of inquiry, and of criminal inquiry too.” ~ Thomas Jefferson
  22. 22. “Books constitute capital. A librarybook lasts as long as a house, forhundreds of years. It is not, then, an article of mere consumption but fairly of capital, and often in the case ofprofessional men, setting out in life, it is their only capital.” ~ Thomas Jefferson
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