Category Quotes

Orhan Pamuk

read a book one day and my whole life was changed

― Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451

A book is a loaded gun in the house next door. Burn it. Take the shot from the weapon. Breach man’s mind. Who knows who might be the target of a well-read man?

Melody Beattie

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.

Jane Austen

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

Ezra Pound

Properly, we should read for power. Man reading should be man intensely alive. The book should be a ball of light in one’s hand.