“Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.” – Charles W. Eliot

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you’ll go.” – Dr. Seuss

“Reading is a discount ticket to everywhere.” – Mary Schmich

“I can’t imagine a man really enjoying a book and reading it only once.” – C.S. Lewis

“Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.” – Joseph Addison

“A room without books is like a body without a soul.” – Marcus Tullius Cicero

“I read books because I love them, not because I think I should read them.” – Simon Van Booy

“That’s the thing about books. They let you travel without moving your feet.” – Jhumpa Lahiri

“The greatest gift is a passion for reading.” – Elizabeth Hardwick “Reading is a basic tool in the living of a good life.” – Mortimer J. Adler

“There are many little ways to enlarge your child’s world. Love of books is the best of all.” – Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

“The person who deserves most pity is a lonesome one on a rainy day who doesn’t know how to read.” – Benjamin Franklin

“The things I want to know are in books; my best friend is the man who’ll get me a book I ain’t read.” – Abraham Lincoln HOT MESS QUOTES

“Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.” – Lemony Snicket

“I read not for entertainment, but for understanding and knowledge.” – Anne Frank

“Reading is the gateway to your dreams and aspirations.” – Maya Angelou

“A book is a device to ignite the imagination.” – Alan Bennett

“A book is a dream that you hold in your hands.” – Neil Gaiman

“Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. They are home.” – Anna Quindlen

“Books are the mirrors of the soul.” – Virginia Woolf

“The world was hers for the reading.” – Betty Smith

“The art of reading is in great part that of acquiring a better understanding of life from one’s encounter with it in a book.” – AndrĂ© Maurois

“Reading should not be presented to children as a chore, a duty. It should be offered as a gift.” – Kate DiCamillo

“A good book has no ending.” – R.D. Cumming