Some books are my best friends, so now I have started to collect proverbs and quotes about books.



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The new year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written. We can help write that story by setting goals.

Melody Beattie

The pen is mightier than the sword.

The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.

Northanger Abbey
Jane Austen

The profession of book writing makes horse racing seem like a solid, stable business.

John Steinbeck

The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.

St. Augustine

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

Joseph Joubert

To produce a mighty book, you must choose a mighty theme. No great and enduring volume can ever be written on the flea, though many there be that have tried it.

Herman Melville

We farmers ought not to have much time for reading; yet somehow one can't help it.

Elizabeth Gaskell

We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year's Day.

Edith Lovejoy Pierce

When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading.

Henny Youngman

Writers don't retire. I will always be a writer.

Andy Rooney

You can't get a cup of tea big enough or a book long enough to suit me.

C. S. Lewis

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The Hobbit

Bryson Short History

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