Books Quotes

“Dis-lui que les livres ont la puissance que leur accorde leur lecteur et que celle-ci peut être sans fin.” ― Bernard Werber, Le livre du voyage
“No matter how busy life becomes, I want to be clear For you and your only, I will always be here.” ― Jessica de la Davies
“Man reading should be man intensely alive. The book should be a ball of light in one’s hand.” ― Ezra Pound
“The dirtiest book of all is the expurgated book.” ― Walt Whitman
“Never lend books, for no one ever returns them; the only books I have in my library are books that other folks have lent me.” ― Anatole France
“Jesus Christ. I give you my fear that nothing will will work out. I give you my anxieties that I won’t find a man and I will let You bring him to me when You feel I am ready.” ― Sunshine Rodgers, After You: A Demon Is Always Lurking Nearby
“Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn’t.” ― Mark Twain, Following the Equator: A Journey Around the World
“Despite the enormous quantity of books, how few people read! And if one reads profitably, one would realize how much stupid stuff the vulgar herd is content to swallow every day.” ― Voltaire
“All morning I struggled with the sensation of stray wisps of one world seeping through the cracks of another. Do you know the feeling when you start reading a new book before the membrane of the last one has had time to close behind you? You leave the previous book with ideas and themes — characters even — caught in the fibers of your clothes, and when you open the new book, they are still with you.” ― Diane Setterfield, The Thirteenth Tale
“Reading a novel, War and Peace for example, is no Catnap. Because a novel is so long, reading one is like being married forever to somebody nobody knows or cares about.” ― Kurt Vonnegut, Bagombo Snuff Box