Quotes On Reading And Books
Books are the quietest and most constant of friends;
they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of
-Charles W. Eliot-
This will never be a civilized country until we expend more money for books
than we do for chewing gum.
A house without books is like a room without windows.
Books are not made for furniture,
but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a house.
- Henry Ward Beecher -
There are worse crimes than burning books.
One of them is not reading them.
-Joseph Brodsky -
When I get a little money, I buy books;
and if any is left, I buy food and clothes.
-Desiderius Erasmus 1466-1536 -