Do you love to read? I have loved reading for as long as I can remember – and I am not a fussy reader either. I’ll read anything that I can get my hands on! I think reading is amazing; you can escape to other worlds, educate yourself, scare yourself among many other things.
Check out 20 wonderful quotes about reading here.
No two persons ever read the same book. – Edmund Wilson
A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies, said Jojen. The man who never reads lives only one. – George R.R. Martin, A Dance with Dragons
If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he reads. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them. – Joseph Brodsky
Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it. – P.J. O’Rourke
Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them at all. – Henry David Thoreau
Reading is sometimes an ingenious device for avoiding thought. – Arthur Helps
Reading a book is like re-writing it for yourself. – Angela Carter
A great book should leave you with many experiences, and slightly exhausted at the end. You live several lives while reading. – William Styron
It is better to read a little and ponder a lot than to read a lot and ponder a little. – Denis Parsons Burkitt
Some books leave us free and some books make us free. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
I divide all readers into two classes; those who read to remember and those who read to forget. – William Lyon Phelps
What you don’t know would make a great book. – Sydney Smith
The more you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go. – Dr. Seuss, I Can Read With My Eyes Shut!
There is an art of reading, as well as an art of thinking, and an art of writing. – Isaac D’Israeli
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. – Joeseph Addison
Great books help you understand, and they help you feel understood. – John Green
Give me a man or woman who has read a thousand books and you give me an interesting companion. Give me a man or woman who has read perhaps three and you give me a dangerous enemy indeed. – Anne Rice, The Witching Hour
The only important thing in a book is the meaning that it has for you. – W. Somerset Maugham
We read to know we are not alone. – C.S. Lewis
Are you an avid reader too? Let me know what some of your favourite books are with a comment!