Books Quotes

Books

If you deprive a room of books, it is like depriving someone of their soul.

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The worst thing about new books is that they keep us from reading the old ones.

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A novel is never anything, but a philosophy put into images.

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I would sooner read a timetable or a catalog than nothing at all.

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With one day's reading a man may have the key in his hands.

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Books are the best of things, well used. Abused, amng the worst.

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It is far better to be silent than merely to increase the quantity of bad books.

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Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them at all.

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Books - the best antidote against the marsh-gas of boredom and vacuity.

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Books that you carry to the fire, and hold readily in your hand, are most useful after all.

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Next, in importance to books are their titles.

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The great American novel has not only already been written, it has already been rejected.

- William Maugham Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

What is important is not to be able to read rapidly, but to be able to decide what not to read.

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Let blockheads read what blockheads wrote.

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No furniture is so charming as books.

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The mortality of all inanimate things is terrible to me, but that of books most of all.

- William Howells Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

The newest books are those that never grow old.

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Books are a refuge, a sort of cloistral refuge, from the vulgarities of the actual world.

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