Book Quotes

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Small: Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested
Francis Bacon
"Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested"
Francis Bacon, Philosopher
Small: No two persons ever read the same book
"No two persons ever read the same book"
Edmund Wilson, Critic
Small: When one man dies, one chapter is not torn out of the book, but translated into a better language
John Donne
"When one man dies, one chapter is not torn out of the book, but translated into a better language"
John Donne, Poet
Small: It is my ambition to say in ten sentences what others say in a whole book
Friedrich Nietzsche
"It is my ambition to say in ten sentences what others say in a whole book"
Friedrich Nietzsche, Philosopher
Small: Years teach us more than books
Berthold Auerbach
"Years teach us more than books"
Berthold Auerbach, Author
Small: There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts
Charles Dickens
"There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts"
Charles Dickens, Novelist
Small: Dont join the book burners. Do not think you are going to conceal thoughts by concealing evidence that they ev
Dwight D. Eisenhower
"Don't join the book burners. Do not think you are going to conceal thoughts by concealing evidence that they ever existed"
Dwight D. Eisenhower, President
Small: Some books leave us free and some books make us free
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Some books leave us free and some books make us free"
Ralph Waldo Emerson, Philosopher
Small: The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who cannot read them
Mark Twain
"The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who cannot read them"
Mark Twain, Author
Small: I sort of try to read the books when they come out impartially and not make up my mind, but the fact is when I
Daniel Radcliffe
"I sort of try to read the books when they come out impartially and not make up my mind, but the fact is when I was reading the sixth, 'Harry Potter And The Half-Blood Prince', there were bits in there where I was going, 'God, I would love to do that because it's so good'"
Daniel Radcliffe, Actor
Small: The true university of these days is a collection of books
Thomas Carlyle
"The true university of these days is a collection of books"
Thomas Carlyle, Writer
Small: I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a bo
Groucho Marx
"I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book"
Groucho Marx, Comedian
Small: Never loan a book to someone if you expect to get it back. Loaning books is the same as giving them away
Doug Coupland
"Never loan a book to someone if you expect to get it back. Loaning books is the same as giving them away"
Doug Coupland, Author
Small: The best time to plan a book is while youre doing the dishes
"The best time to plan a book is while you're doing the dishes"
Agatha Christie, Writer
Small: Americans like fat books and thin women
"Americans like fat books and thin women"
Russell Baker, Journalist
Small: The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page"
Saint Augustine, Saint
Small: The impulse to dream was slowly beaten out of me by experience. Now it surged up again and I hungered for book
Richard Wright
"The impulse to dream was slowly beaten out of me by experience. Now it surged up again and I hungered for books, new ways of looking and seeing"
Richard Wright, Novelist
Small: I dont care whether a book is a first edition or not. Im not a bibliophile in that words natural sense
Norman MacCaig
"I don't care whether a book is a first edition or not. I'm not a bibliophile in that word's natural sense"
Norman MacCaig, Poet
Small: A book that is shut is but a block
Thomas Fuller
"A book that is shut is but a block"
Thomas Fuller, Clergyman
Small: Censorship ends in logical completeness when nobody is allowed to read any books except the books that nobody
George Bernard Shaw
"Censorship ends in logical completeness when nobody is allowed to read any books except the books that nobody reads"
George Bernard Shaw, Dramatist
Small: And I dont like books which are full of name dropping
"And I don't like books which are full of name dropping"
Daphne du Maurier, Novelist
Small: I always wanted to go to the Chavez school but I could never afford it when I was growing up so a lot of my le
"I always wanted to go to the Chavez school but I could never afford it when I was growing up so a lot of my learning came from magic books and watching other magicians. I was also very lucky that I had a couple of really good magic teachers"
Lance Burton, Entertainer
Small: Amongst Women concentrated on the family, and the new book concentrates on a small community. The dominant uni
"Amongst Women concentrated on the family, and the new book concentrates on a small community. The dominant units in Irish society are the family and the locality. The idea was that the whole world would grow out from that small space"
John McGahern, Writer
Small: If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all
Oscar Wilde
"If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all"
Oscar Wilde, Dramatist
Small: The multitude of books is making us ignorant
Voltaire
"The multitude of books is making us ignorant"
Voltaire, Writer
Small: Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint
Mark Twain
"Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint"
Mark Twain, Author
Small: Isnt it strange that I who have written only unpopular books should be such a popular fellow?
Albert Einstein
"Isn't it strange that I who have written only unpopular books should be such a popular fellow?"
Albert Einstein, Physicist
Small: I am mortified to be told that, in the United States of America, the sale of a book can become a subject of in
Thomas Jefferson
"I am mortified to be told that, in the United States of America, the sale of a book can become a subject of inquiry, and of criminal inquiry too"
Thomas Jefferson, President
Small: Practically everybody in New York has half a mind to write a book, and does
Groucho Marx
"Practically everybody in New York has half a mind to write a book, and does"
Groucho Marx, Comedian
Small: Next to acquiring good friends, the best acquisition is that of good books
Charles Caleb Colton
"Next to acquiring good friends, the best acquisition is that of good books"
Charles Caleb Colton, Writer
Small: Read. Read. Read. Just dont read one type of book. Read different books by various authors so that you develop
R. L. Stine
"Read. Read. Read. Just don't read one type of book. Read different books by various authors so that you develop different styles"
R. L. Stine, Writer
Small: There are writers in Germany who drink the Absolute like water and there are books in which even the dogs make
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
"There are writers in Germany who drink the Absolute like water; and there are books in which even the dogs make references to the Infinite"
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel, Poet
Small: When you have mastered numbers, you will in fact no longer be reading numbers, any more than you read words wh
"When you have mastered numbers, you will in fact no longer be reading numbers, any more than you read words when reading books You will be reading meanings"
W. E. B. Du Bois, Writer
Small: A classic is a book that doesnt have to be written again
"A classic is a book that doesn't have to be written again"
W. E. B. Du Bois, Writer
Small: The Australian Book of Etiquette is a very slim volume
"The Australian Book of Etiquette is a very slim volume"
Paul Theroux, Novelist
Small: My office has been one of the most scrupulous in the country with regard to the protection of individual right
"My office has been one of the most scrupulous in the country with regard to the protection of individual rights. I've been on record for years in law journals and books as championing the rights of the individual against the oppressive power of the state"
Jim Garrison, Public Servant
Small: Books are the legacies that a great genius leaves to mankind, which are delivered down from generation to gene
Joseph Addison
"Books are the legacies that a great genius leaves to mankind, which are delivered down from generation to generation as presents to the posterity of those who are yet unborn"
Joseph Addison, Writer
Small: Im constantly revising. Once the book is written and typed, I go through the entire draft again
"I'm constantly revising. Once the book is written and typed, I go through the entire draft again"
Chaim Potok, Author
Small: A book is sent out into the world, and there is no way of fully anticipating the responses it will elicit.
"A book is sent out into the world, and there is no way of fully anticipating the responses it will elicit. Consider the responses called forth by the Bible, Homer, Shakespeare - let alone contemporary poetry or a modern novel"
Chaim Potok, Author
Small: Having been unpopular in high school is not just cause for book publications
Fran Lebowitz
"Having been unpopular in high school is not just cause for book publications"
Fran Lebowitz, Journalist
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