Regarding Books
Regarding Books

Quotes on Books and Reading

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I cannot live without books.
- Thomas Jefferson

'Tis the good reader that makes the good book; in every book he finds passages which seem to be confidences or sides hidden from all else and unmistakably meant for his ear; the profit of books is according to the sensibility of the reader; the profound thought or passion sleeps as in a mine, until it is discovered by an equal mind and heart.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them at all.
- Henry David Thoreau

No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader.
- Robert Frost

To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out is a spark.
- Victor Hugo

There is no Frigate like a book to take us lands away nor any coursers like a page of prancing Poetry.
- Emily Dickinson