A real book is not one that we read, but one that reads us.
There are many little ways to enlarge your child's world. Love of books is the best of all.
To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.
Every reader finds himself. The writer's work is merely a kind of optical instrument that makes it possible for the reader to discern what, without this book, he would perhaps never have seen in himself.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
A book is a version of the world. If you do not like it, ignore it; or offer your own version in return.
I divide all readers into two classes: those who read to remember and those who read to forget.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
It is not enough to simply teach children to read; we have to give them something worth reading. Something that will stretch their imaginations- something that will help them make sense of their own lives and encourage them to reach out toward people whose lives are quite different from their own.
It is not enough to simply teach children to read; we have to give them something worth reading.
When we read a story, we inhabit it. The covers of the book are like a roof and four walls.
Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren't very new at all.
That is a good book which is opened with expectation, and closed with delight and profit.
A book must be the ax for the frozen sea within us.
There is an art of reading, an art of thinking, and an art of writing.
Reading a book is like re-writing it for yourself.
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.
Books are not made for furniture, but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a house.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body and prayer is to the soul.
Love of books is the best of all.
The more you read, the more things you will know.
A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies.
There is no substitute for books in the life of a child.
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