Books Quotes

โ€œThere's a difference between preferring ...

โ€œThere's a difference between preferring books to parties and preferring sixteen cats to seeing the light of day.โ€ - Lauren Morrill
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The graveyard is the richest place on earth because here is where you will find all the hopes/dre...

The graveyard is the richest place on earth because here is where you will find all the hopes/dreams that were never fulfilled, the books that were never written, the songs that were never sung, inventions that were never shared, cures that were never discovered, all because someone was afraid to.
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โ€œI cannot remember the books Iโ€™ve read a...

โ€œI cannot remember the books Iโ€™ve read any more than the meals I have eaten; even so, they have made me.โ€ ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
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"It is a good thing for an u...

"It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations" -- Winston Churchill
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โ€œI get... incredibly lonely. Shows, games, books, they help, ...

โ€œI get... incredibly lonely. Shows, games, books, they help, yes, but itโ€™s not really the same. They help comfort me in the abyss, but they do not reach out their hands to pull me out.โ€ C.A.
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โ€œThe books that the world calls...

โ€œThe books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.โ€ โ€• Oscar Wilde
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 21
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โ€œSo many book...

โ€œSo many books, so little time.โ€ โ€• Frank Zappa
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"Even bad books are boo...

"Even bad books are books and therefore sacred." - Gรผnter Grass, the Tin Drum
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"A mind needs books l...

"A mind needs books like a sword needs a whetstone." - Tyrion Lannister
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"What we become depends on what we read after all of ...

"What we become depends on what we read after all of the professors have finished with us. The greatest university of all is a collection of books." โ€” Thomas Carlyle
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 02
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โ€œA room without books i...

โ€œA room without books is like a body without a soul.โ€ โ€• Marcus Tullius Cicero
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"The buying of more books than one ca...

"The buying of more books than one can read is nothing less than the soul reaching toward infinity." --A. Edward Newton
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 20
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โ€œSit in a room and read--and read and read. And read the right book...

โ€œSit in a room and read--and read and read. And read the right books by the right people. Your mind is brought onto that level, and you have a nice, mild, slow-burning rapture all the time.โ€ โ€• Joseph Campbell
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 15
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"History is always written by the winners. When two cultures clash, the loser...

"History is always written by the winners. When two cultures clash, the loser is obliterated, and the winner writes the history books - books which glorify their own causes and disparage the conquered foe." - Dan Brown, The da Vinci code
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 06
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โ€œBooks serve to show a man that th...

โ€œBooks serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his arenโ€™t very new, after all.โ€ -- Abraham Lincoln
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"When I get a little money I...

"When I get a little money I buy books; and if any is left I buy food and clothes" - Erasmus
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 16
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"Writing long books is a laborious and impoverishing act of...

"Writing long books is a laborious and impoverishing act of foolishness: expanding in five hundred pages an idea that could be perfectly explained in a few minutes." - Jorge Luis Borges
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 30
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If you go home with somebo...

If you go home with somebody, and they don't have books, don't fuck 'em! - John Waters
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 26
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โ€œIf you havenโ€™t read hundreds of books, you are functionally illite...

โ€œIf you havenโ€™t read hundreds of books, you are functionally illiterate and you will be incompetent, because your personal experiences alone arenโ€™t broad enough to sustain you.โ€ - Jim Mattis, โ€œCall Sign Chaosโ€
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 19
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