Books Quotes

“Home is where you keep your books!” ― Avijeet Das
“لو سُئلت :ماالذي تتمنى أن تشربه دون أن تفيق ؟، لقلت : عصير الكتب ، خلاصة الفكر ، مسحوق الفلسفة” ― أنيس منصور, في صالون العقاد كانت لنا أيام
“In the sea of words, the in print is foam, surf bubbles riding the top. And it’s a dark sea, and deep, where divers need lights on their helmets and would perish at the lower depths.” ― Jonathan Lethem, The Ecstasy of Influence: Nonfictions, Etc.
“Perhaps too much value is assigned to memory, not enough to thinking. Remembering is an ethical act, has ethical value in and of itself. Memory is, achingly, the only relation we can have with the dead.” ― Susan Sontag, Regarding the Pain of Others
“My behavior is nonetheless, deplorable. Unfortunately, I’m quite prone to such bouts of deplorability–take for instance, my fondness for reading books at the dinner table.” ― Brandon Sanderson, The Final Empire
“Sempre gostei de procurar livros, não quero saber onde estão, basta-me saber que existem.” ― José Luís Peixoto, Livro
“I love the smell of book ink in the morning.” ― Umberto Eco
“أمقت تلك المسافات التي تفصلني عنك ، أتذمر من تلك المواقيت التي تسرقني منك .. أسخط على أعين تتأملك / على أنامل تلمسك على أنفاسك وهي تستنشقك ! على نبضاتك وهي تستشعرك ، على ثيابك وهي تعانقك” ― نجلاء حسن, قلب صام عن هوى الرجال
“V-Day…if you need this one day in a year to show everyone else you truly care for “your loved one” I think it’s quite stupid. I hate this commercialism. It’s all artificial, and has nothing to do with real love.” ― Jess C Scott, EyeLeash: A Blog Novel
“Books, both read and written, are my way of understanding, communicating with and navigating the horrific world around me.” ― Robbie Coburn