If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
Let children read whatever they want and then talk about it with them. If parents and kids can talk together, we won't have as much censorship because we won't have as much fear.
Don’t just teach your children to read… Teach them to question what they read. Teach them to question everything.
There are perhaps no days of our childhood we lived so fully as those we spent with a favorite book.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.
No entertainment is so cheap as reading, nor any pleasure so lasting.
I would be the most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You're on your own, and you know what you know. And you are the guy who'll decide where to go.
Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.
Books are not made for furniture, but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a house.
To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
There is more treasure in books than in all the pirates' loot on Treasure Island...
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out is a spark.
There are many little ways to enlarge your child's world. Love of books is the best of all.
Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.
When I say to a parent, "read to a child", I don't want it to sound like medicine. I want it to sound like chocolate.
You can find magic wherever you look. Sit back and relax, all you need is a book.
I will defend the importance of bedtime stories to my last gasp.
You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child.
So it is with children who learn to read fluently and well: They begin to take flight into whole new worlds as effortlessly as young birds take to the sky.
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