The Love Of Reading Books Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 80 Quotes About The Love Of Reading Books

#1. I love the smell of old books, Mandy sighed, inhaling deeply with the book pressed against her face. The yellow pages smelled of wood and paper mills and mothballs. - Author: Rebecca McNutt
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#2. I teach 18- to 21-year-olds - the 'Harry Potter' generation. They grew up as voracious readers, reading books in this exploding genre. But at some point, I would love for them to give Umberto Eco or A.S. Byatt a try. I hope 'A Discovery of Witches' will serve as a kind of stepping-stone. - Author: Deborah Harkness
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#3. I never thought I'd be doing poetry books. I never really studied poetry. But the first one I did was after my mother died, and I realized that people sort of think and talk about her style and fashion, but in fact, what made her the person she was was really her love of reading and ideas. - Author: Caroline Kennedy
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#4. I think the kind of unexpected I really love is when you open books and the actual way of writing is different and interesting. Like reading Virginia Woolf for the first time or Lawrence Durrell for the first time. - Author: Lalla Ward
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#5. I love reading; I really enjoy it. I read books quite fast, which kind of annoys me, but I like it at the same time because I can read a book in a day. - Author: Ed Oxenbould
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#6. The best thing about being a writer is that 'work' is always something you love, plus usually accompanied by tea, coffee and cakes of some sort. - Author: Jamie L. Harding
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#7. I love reading religious authors. Especially in the sort of circle I move in, people tend to be more secular, and I love reading books by just really smart people of religious faith. It's always a really cool perspective. - Author: Mallory Ortberg
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#8. I like things to be really, really funny, or really, really dramatic. Those books are certainly the ones that grab me. I like the exercise of reading through a paragraph, and it's just torture. I try not to have my eyes dart to the right. That's the stuff that I love. - Author: Angie Harmon
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#9. Providence has delivered me of every worldly passion, save this one; the desire to acquire books, new or old books of any kind, whose charms I cannot persuade myself to resist. - Author: John Henry Newman
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#10. Books seem the most potent source: each one is the sum total of a life that can be inhaled in a single day. I read fast, so I'm hoovering up lives at a ferocious pace, six or seven or eight in a week. I particularly love autobiographies: I can eat a whole person by sundown. - Author: Caitlin Moran
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#11. I think children love reading, and they will make time for it if we put the right books into their hands. And I hope I get the chance to keep being one of the people that writes them. - Author: Rick Riordan
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#12. and the deepest, most fundamental part of her life involved a love of books. Right now, she wanted nothing more than to shut the rest of the world out, and have nothing to worry about, except the next page of whatever she was reading. - Author: Genevieve Cogman
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#13. Writing is the voice of the heart' Julia Suzuki - Author: Julia Suzuki
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#14. There's nothing wrong with reading a book you love over and over. When you do, the words get inside you, become a part of you, in a way that words in a book you've read only once can't. - Author: Gail Carson Levine
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#15. I love the smell of book ink in the morning. - Author: Umberto Eco
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#16. I have a tingly feeling that I get when there are books all around me. The library! I know it's geeky, but I love it. Just sitting between the shelves of books, reading - it's the safest feeling. - Author: Nick Lake
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#17. As with a love affair, the battered heart needs time to recover from a good work of fiction. - Author: Michael Dirda
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#18. I love physical books, can't bear to throw them away, and am drowning under the weight of my collection, but I do a lot of my work reading now on my iPad. - Author: Mariella Frostrup
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#19. There are worries that seem to me sustained by the love of worry. For example, that people are reading from screens, or listening to recorded books. Why scold the impulse to enjoy language and narrative in whatever form it takes? - Author: Marilynne Robinson
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#20. In junior high school, I learned that I could be good at school. I remember liking the freedom to choose classes and the pleasure of learning and doing well. My perseverance and love of reading had somehow allowed me to overcome many disadvantages of dyslexia, and I read a lot of books for pleasure. - Author: Carol W. Greider
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#21. Though I enjoy the occasional eBook from time to time, I will only stop reading books printed on paper when they pry them from my cold, dead, withered hands, and even then, they will be hard pressed to take them from me. - Author: H.L. Stephens
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#22. If people say they just love the smell of books, I always want to pull them aside and ask; To be clear, do you know how reading works? - Author: Unknown
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#23. Love of books is the best of all. - Author: Jackie Kennedy
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#24. I love the paradise of being between the pages of a book. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#25. Smaller than a breadbox, bigger than a TV remote, the average book fits into the human hand with a seductive nestling, a kiss of texture, whether of cover cloth, glazed jacket, or flexible paperback. - Author: John Updike
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#26. The sessions with Mr. Dubois continued, but it was in the private parlor of Abigail Braddock that Sarah Biddle received the greatest knowledge, for in Mrs. Braddock's private parlor Sarah Biddle learned not only to read books, but also to love them. - Author: Stephanie Grace Whitson
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#27. I loved to read, still do, and it seemed that the writing was a result of the love of books and reading and libraries. - Author: Adriana Trigiani
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#28. The prefect evening ... lying down on the couch beside the bookcase and reading himself sleepy ... Jim lying opposite him at the other end of the couch, also reading; the two of them absorbed in their books yet so completely aware of each other's presence. - Author: Christopher Isherwood
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#29. I love to read books. I love to read anything really, even the back of the cereal box.

But there is nothing that will ignite your soul like reading God's Word. - Author: Rachel Wojnarowski
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#30. I love anything to do with cooking, from watching the Food Network to reading recipe books by Gordon Ramsay, Jamie Oliver and Levi Roots. My favourite types of cuisine are Asian and Caribbean, and I love cooking new recipes for my family. - Author: Jourdan Dunn
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#31. I have no cause to love Mr. Norrell- far from it. But I know this about him: he is a magician first and everything else second- and Jonathan is the same. Books and magic are all either of them really care about. - Author: Susanna Clarke
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#32. We love to buy books because we believe we're buying the time to read them.
[Inside Out (VH1)] - Author: Warren Zevon
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#33. I love inscriptions on flyleaves and notes in margins, I like the comradely sense of turning pages someone else turned, and reading passages someone long gone has called my attention to. - Author: Helene Hanff
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#34. I am the girl who spends hours huddled in a corner of a library, trying to find what you love the most about Marlowe, just so I can write you a poem worthy of Shakespeare. I've made books my lovers, hours my enemies and you the only story. - Author: Nikita Gill
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#35. Of all the queer sources of romance, ours lay in the discovery that each was an addict of Boswell's Life of Johnson. H.E.G. had a first edition of the Journey to the Hebrides, which I coveted mightily. Why not acquire the book honorably, marry the man, and have it around the house? - Author: Beatrice Fairfax
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#36. I love reading all kinds of books. I usually have about ten books going at any one time - books about the past, the present, novels, non-fiction, poetry, mythology, religion, etc. Reading is my favorite thing to do. - Author: Mary Pope Osborne
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#37. Each of them has only one moment, a moment when it soars screaming like the phoenix, all its pages aflame. For that single moment we love them ever after, although they soon turn to ashes. - Author: Bruno Schulz
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#38. Literature has the ability to open up a whole new world to children, but we need to have a share in helping them to find that door and open it with them. Let's set the example and help to foster this love of reading in our little ones. - Author: Carmela Dutra
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#39. But the feeling I have, you know, is that I'll never come close to reading all, or even a thousandth- a billionth- of the books I'd probably love if I ever got to them. - Author: Dave Barry
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#40. I've decided that it's possible to love someone for entirely selfless reasons, for all of their flaws and weaknesses, and still not succeed in having them love you back. It's sad, perhaps, but not tragic, unless you dwell forever in the pursuit of their elusive affections. - Author: Cammie McGovern
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#41. I even love the smell of books. - Author: Adriana Trigiani
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#42. I love vast libraries; yet there is a doubt,
If one be better with them or without,
Unless he use them wisely, and, indeed,
Knows the high art of what and how to read. - Author: John Godfrey Saxe
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#43. To dream of afar, to chase a star, to believe in Captain Hook. To dance with bears and have no cares, this is the magic of a book. - Author: H.L. Stephens
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#44. I know that for every reader who has lost the habit or can't find the time, there are people who've never enjoyed reading and question the value of literature, either as entertainment or education, or believe that a love of books, and of fiction in particular, is sentimental or frivolous. - Author: David Nicholls
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#45. I sort of try to read the books when they come out impartially and not make up my mind, but the fact is when I was reading the sixth, 'Harry Potter And The Half-Blood Prince', there were bits in there where I was going, 'God, I would love to do that because it's so good'. - Author: Daniel Radcliffe
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#46. One of the most egregiously stupid books I've ever come across. I would recommend reading this only because it's the epitome of all that is moronic, superficial, contrived, hollow, false and utterly laughable in publishing today. - Author: Kris Saknussemm
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#47. Only a book is enough to change the course of your life. - Author: Aman Jassal
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#48. I will always respect the beliefs of fellow Christians who aren't comfortable reading or writing explicit love scenes, but I believe romances are beautiful and spiritual books that celebrate the best of what love has to offer and mirror the love God has for his children. - Author: Teresa Medeiros
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#49. Nothing is more common in an age like this, when books abound, than to fancy that the gratification of a love of reading is real study. - Author: John Henry Newman
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#50. These two oo in "book" are like the two eyes of a reader who fell in love with a story. - Author: Stefanos Livos
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#51. I love watching the Bond movies obviously and I grew up reading the books as a kid. I've always loved them because of that. - Author: Danny Boyle
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#52. If the crowns of all the kingdoms of the empire were laid down at my feet in exchange for my books and my love of reading I would spurn them all. - Author: Francois Fenelon
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#53. The pages of a book are given life only as they are opened - Author: L.J. DeVet
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#54. One way to be aware of it, to teach to yourself, is simply to read work aloud. I love reading the endings of books aloud when I start nearing the end. - Author: Paul Lisicky
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#55. We give scholarships to high school kids and a new library of books to every preschool child in the county where I was born. I didn't have books at home so I did all my reading at school. I love books and I believe that helping kids to read gives them a great start in life. - Author: Dolly Parton
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#56. King Arthur's Knights had been the first book Arthur had read late at night under the covers with a torch...it was he supposed, thinking back on it, the first book that had showed him what reading was really all about. - Author: Charlie Lovett
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#57. Immersing oneself in the problems of a book is a good way to keep from thinking of love. - Author: Orhan Pamuk
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#58. I love to read different books on completely different subjects at the same time. I cannot focus on one. I read a few pages of literature, then I jump to philosophy and at the same time I'm reading biographies of Mahler. - Author: Gustavo Dudamel
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#59. Will I switch to E-reading? I won't, mainly because I love the look and feel of books - particularly hardbacks. I love them enough to put up with the minor hassles of lugging them around and maneuvering them in my lap and having to set them aside while I eat my cheeseburger. - Author: Mary Roach
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#60. Dear Miss Pomeroy, I am saddened by the things I do not know. There are hundreds--thousands--of books in the world and I will never be able to read all of them.
I am old.
Walter - Author: Barbara Wersba
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#61. Reading books everyone died, none became any wise.
One who reads the word of Love, only becomes wise. - Author: Kabir
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#62. I love book books, real books, books with spines and heart, dust jackets, books that smell of books. Take the frame from a painting and you have a painting, not art. Take the pages from a book and print them on a screen and you have the ghost of a book. Not a book. - Author: Chloe Thurlow
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#63. The road of life's twists and turns give wisdom; reading books and schooling give you knowledge. - Author: Debasish Mridha
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#64. I love the solitude of reading. I love the deep dive into someone else's story, the delicious ache of a last page. - Author: Naomi Shihab Nye
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#65. Books are best preserved in the minds of readers. - Author: Kat Lowe
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#66. For me, books have always been the greatest gifts. I love to give and receive them because I know they are a reflection of the giver. - Author: Colleen Mariotti
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#67. I love reading and I love thinking - the reason that I love my books so much is that in order to write them I have to read and to think for years at a time about the same period of time. - Author: Philippa Gregory
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#68. The love of books, of reading. There is nothing a librarian likes better than sharing her love of words with a child. - Author: Kristin Hannah
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#69. I thought of all the summer evenings I'd spent sitting in the chairs under the trees beside the trailer, reading books that helped me escape Creek View, at least for a little while. Magical kingdoms, Russian love triangles, and the March sisters couldn't have been further away from the trailer park. - Author: Heather Demetrios
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#70. And I am a writer, writer of fictions
I am the heart that you call home
And I've written pages upon pages
Trying to rid you from my bones ... - Author: Colin Meloy
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#71. I still love the book-ness of books, the smell of books: I am a book fetishist - books to me are the coolest and sexiest and most wonderful things there are. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#72. It takes all sorts to make a world," some are soldiers from the cradle, some merchants, some orators; nothing but a love of books was the gift given to me by the fairies. - Author: Andrew Lang
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#73. I fell in love with reading when I was allowed to choose whatever books I wanted to check out of the library. I was around nine years old when I began choosing my own books in earnest. - Author: Adriana Trigiani
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#74. He sat there studiously bent over his work (Bill saw him), which lay in a slant of crisp white winterlight, his face sober and absorbed, knowing that to be a librarian was to come as close as any human being can to sitting in the peak-seat of eternity's engine. - Author: Stephen King
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#75. I love the feel of a book. I love the touch and smell and sound of the pages. I love the handling. A book is a sensual thing. You sit in a chair with it or like me you take it to bed and it's, well, enveloping. Weird I am, I know(...)You either get it or you don't. - Author: Niall Williams
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#76. The one constant in my life has been my love of books: reading them, thinking about them, talking about them, holding them, turning people on to new ones. - Author: Maria Semple
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#77. The hero was the sort of character you could feel yourself falling in love with, no matter how much you tried to convince yourself that he wasn't real - Author: Heather James
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#78. You're reading one of those books in which the author is in love with the reader. My life. - Author: Saleem Sharma
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#79. We shouldn't teach great books; we should teach a love of reading. Knowing the contents of a few works of literature is a trivial achievement. Being inclined to go on reading is a great achievement. - Author: B.F. Skinner
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#80. You are either in a state of perfection or a state of learning. Reading is one of the best ways to learn about our lives and purpose! - Author: Cupideros
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