Quotations on Books

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“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”

                                                                 Marcus Tullius Cicero

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“Books are a uniquely portable magic.”

                                                                 Stephen King

 

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“Books are the lifeblood of humanity.”

                                                                 Charles F. French

 

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46 thoughts on “Quotations on Books

  1. Books have been a hiding place, an escape and a source of comfort and much joy.

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

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  2. Wonderful post Charles. The quotes are so true.
    When I last moved I told the groaning removal guys who wondered if I hadn’t read them yet. These are my friends!
    After silently staring at me the continued lifting.😊.

    miriam

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  3. Another one that works for me. “I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.” – Groucho Marx

    Honestly, there are so many quotes about books and how essential they are.

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  4. I very much like “Books are the Life Blood of Humanity!”, the others I knew. That comes from living with Book Fayries … 😉

    “Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.”
    –Maya Angelou

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