Quotes About Reading

A selection of quotes about reading. Reading is an essential creativity tool and should be practiced daily. Let the quotes about reading inspire and motivate you to practice the daily art and lay the foundation for creativity.

Quotes About Reading

“Keep reading. It's one of the most marvelous adventures that anyone can have.” ~ Lloyd Alexander

“Never put off till tomorrow the book you can read today.” ~Holbrook Jackson

“He that loves reading has everything within his reach.” ~William Godwin

“Books are like truth serum-- if you don't read, you can't figure out what's real.” ~Rodman Philbrick, Freak the Mighty

“Books can truly change our lives: the lives of those who read them, the lives of those who write them. Readers and writers alike discover things they never knew about the world and about themselves.” ~Lloyd Alexander

 “That's what this country needs -- more books!” ~ Christopher Morley

 “You will find most books worth reading are worth reading twice.” ~ John Lothrop Motley

 “The answers you get from literature depend on the questions you pose.” ~ Margaret Atwood

 “Write it down, boy. If you come across a passage in your reading that you’d like to remember, write it down in your little book; then you can read it again, memorize it, and have it whenever you wish.” ~ Keith Donohue

 “Reading gives one something to think about other than one's self.” ~ Tom Bissell

 “We become the books we read.” ~ Matthew Kelly

"Woe to him that reads but one book." ~ George Herbert

“Once you read something, you can't erase it from your brain.” ~ Lisa McMann

“Nothing was truly unbearable if you had something to read.” ~ Jincy Willett

“The books we read should be chosen with great care, that they may be, as an Egyptian king wrote over his library,'The medicines of the soul.” ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.

“Read a thousand books, and your words will flow like a river.” ~ Lisa See

“I do not read a book; I hold a conversation with the author.” ~ Elbert Hubbard

“Readers are plentiful; thinkers are rare.” ~ Harriet Martineau

“Books are both our luxuries and our daily bread.” ~ Henry Stevens

The problem with a life spent reading is you know too much.” ~ Josh Lanyon

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