51 Book Quotes

Be motivated by these book quotes. These short book quotes show us the wisdom contained throughout their pages. Books can be used for educational purposes, for research, for relaxing the mind with stories of glee and happiness or to travel to a far off land without leaving home.

For those who have been raised in an era before all technological devices that are now used to read, there was always the pleasant thought of curling up before a roaring fire on a winter's day with a cherished book. There seemed to be something magical about holding a book, smelling the ink emitted from its pages and turning each page as if one was traveling over the next hill to see what lay beyond.

Books are an opportunity to learn, an opportunity to enjoy, and an opportunity to challenge your mind, to motivate and to inspire you.

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  1. Oh, books of mine! .....Each treasured volume has a glory that seems a part of the divine, Howard Carleton Tripp, My Books
    Positive Poems



  2. A family is like a book and each chapter not to be overlooked Catherine Pulsifer, A Family Is
    Poems About Family



  3. A book is a garden, an orchard, a storehouse, a party, a company by the way, a counselor, a multitude of counselors. Charles Baudelaire
    Garden Poems



  4. In the case of good books, the point is not to see how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you. Mortimer J. Adler
    Poems Of Encouragement



  5. Life is too short to read a bad book.
  6. Life is too short to read a bad book. James Joyce
    Irish Blessing Quotes



  7. Go to your friend for sympathy; that is natural. Go to your books for comfort, for counsel. Angela Morgan
    Friendship Poems



  8. May some good book enrich the passing hours. Joseph H. Crooker
    Short Prayers



  9. But this my song of thankfulness, and this my song of praise—
    thank God for all the friendly books, for every magic phrase Wilhelmina Stitch, A Thanksgiving
    Thanksgiving Poems



  10. My house is full of well-loved books - they're scattered round the place - in unexpected corners - on the shelves and in the case.
  11. My house is full of well-loved books - they're scattered round the place - in unexpected corners - on the shelves and in the case. Patience Strong
    Bedside Books



  12. Everyone who knows how to read has it in their power to magnify themselves, multiple the ways in which they exist, to make their life full, significant, and interesting. Aldous Huxley
    Poems about Life



  13. Through page on page and find therein, to my profound surprise, full proof, through this great wonder Book, that God's all-seeing eyes Strickland Gillilan
    The Book For All Time



  14. The mustiness of an old book library is akin to the most aromatic dish I've tasted.
  15. The mustiness of an old book library is akin to the most aromatic dish I've tasted. Freddy J. W. Parkes
    Inspirational Poems



  16. And yes, there are lots of negative - negative people, negative tv, negative books - but you can be influenced by the positive by the books you read, the tv you watch, and the people you spend your time with. Catherine Pulsifer
    Positive Influence



  17. How many books are around this day that we were written more than 1500 years ago Catherine Pulsifer, See You In Heaven?
    Poems About The Bible



  18. For books by poet, seer and sage; for easy chairs and middle-age...I give Thee thanks!
  19. For books by poet, seer and sage; for easy chairs and middle-age...I give Thee thanks! May Carlexon Lord, I Give Thee Thanks!
    Thanksgiving Prayers



  20. While I've never actually experienced the thrills of walking through an English castle of old but yet I've caressed each damp wall, cast my eyes beyond every fortified turret, and walked boldly past massive wooden gates through the pages of a book. Byron R. Pulsifer
    Inspirational Quotes



  21. Have you read the Scriptures? Have you had a real good look?
    If you seek for confirmation, you will find it in God's Book. Greta Zwaan, The Things God Has Done
    Poems About God



  22. For every book you read, a new adventure adds to your spirit of knowledge.
  23. For every book you read, a new adventure adds to your spirit of knowledge. Rosy Lee Anderson
    Adventure Quotes



  24. Let us learn to be content with what we have....A few books full of the inspiration of a genius David Swing, Contentment
    Poems About Joy



  25. You may not alone have the inner strength to smash your way through adversity but internalizing the stories told through books of those who did lend ammunition to carry on. Theodore W. Higgingsworth
    Adversity Quotes



  26. I have had many companions that change over time but never the thoughts contained within the pages of cherished books. Kate Summers
    Positive Quotes About Change



  27. Take the Bible - read the Bible - 'Tis a precious, precious book
  28. Take the Bible - read the Bible - 'Tis a precious, precious book Daniel C. Colesworthy
    Read The Bible



  29. A library of ancient and old texts hold the combined recipes for all those similar events that will be seen today and tomorrow. Robert Rivers
    Thought Provoking Quotes



  30. Life is like a book, each chapter has its ups and downs, but what is important is that you keep going you fulfill your purpose. Catherine Pulsifer
    A New Chapter In Life Poem



  31. I love my books, I love to read the things they're all about Lucy P. Scott, The Seasons
    Poems About The Seasons



  32. Never judge a book by its movie. J. W. Eagan
    Cute Quotes



  33. 	Reading well is one of the great pleasures that solitude can afford you.
  34. Reading well is one of the great pleasures that solitude can afford you. Harold Bloom
    Time



  35. If I could I'd avoid the cold, and sit in my cozy home. I'd put on a fire and sit with a book, and hope for winter to roam. Julie Hebert, Winter Madness
    Winter Poems



  36. Life-transforming ideas have always come to me through books. Bell Hooks
    Life Quotes



  37. I've never known any trouble that an hour's reading didn't assuage. Charles De Secondat
    Trouble



  38. When I step into this library, I cannot understand why I ever step out of it.
  39. When I step into this library, I cannot understand why I ever step out of it. Marie de Sevigne
    Motivational Quotes



  40. There is no mistaking a real book when one meets it. It is like falling in love. Christopher Morley
    Love Quotes



  41. Just the knowledge that a good book is awaiting one at the end of a long day makes that day happier. Kathleen Norris
    Knowledge



  42. Wear the old coat and buy the new book.
  43. Wear the old coat and buy the new book. Austin Phelps
    Lifestyle Quotes



  44. I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book. Groucho Marx
    Quotes To Live By



  45. How many books have we read searching for the truth? The Bible has all the answers we need - we just need to read and study it. Catherine Pulsifer
    Christian Poems



  46. Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.
  47. Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint. Mark Twain
    Health



  48. A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author. G. K. Chesterton
    Truth



  49. Don't join the book burners. Don't think you're going to conceal faults by concealing evidence that they ever existed. Don't be afraid to go in your library and read every book. Dwight D. Eisenhower
    Defeat Quotes



  50. The best effect of any book is that it excites the reader to self activity.
  51. The best effect of any book is that it excites the reader to self activity. Thomas Carlyle
    Action Quotes



  52. Books are the ever-burning lamps of accumulated wisdom. George William Curtis
    Sustainability Quotes



  53. Every night, I have to read a book, so that my mind will stop thinking about things that I stress about. Britney Spears
    Stress Quotes



  54. Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
  55. Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. Sir Richard Steele
    Fitness Quotes



  56. Books were my pass to personal freedom. I learned to read at age three, and soon discovered there was a whole world to conquer that went beyond our farm in Mississippi. Oprah Winfrey
    Solutions



  57. There is a great deal of difference between an eager man who wants to read a book and the tired man who wants a book to read. G. K. Chesterton
    Adaptation Quotes



  58. The most technologically efficient machine that man has ever invented is the book. Northrup Frye
    Innovation Quotes



  59. A book is a version of the world. If you do not like it, ignore it; or offer your own version in return.
  60. A book is a version of the world. If you do not like it, ignore it; or offer your own version in return. Salman Rushdie
    Independence Quotes



  61. Of all the books in the world, the Bible is the best seller year after year. You can read it and reread it and every time you will find something new. Catherine Pulsifer
    The Bible



  62. When it's winter, I shall look a my memory picture book. Wilhelmina Stitch
    Later On



  63. A bookstore is one of the only pieces of evidence we have that people are still thinking. Jerry Seinfield
    Thoughtful Quotes



  64. Say the books, "Home is here. We dispel despair and fear.'" Wilhelmina Stitch
    Home Is Here

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