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Books are like a mirror. If an ass looks in, you can't expect an angel to look out.

Arthur Schopenhauer Quotes

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I've never know any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.

Charles de Secondat Quotes

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Don't ask me who's influenced me. A lion is made up of the lambs he's digested, and I've been reading all my life.

Giorgos Seferis Quotes

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My books are water; those of the great geniuses are wine -- everybody drinks water.

Mark Twain Quotes

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Ideally a book would have no order to it, and the reader would have to discover his own.

Raoul Vaneigem Quotes

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Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.

Jessamyn West Quotes

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Books had instant replay long before televised sports.

Bert Williams Quotes

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Old books that have ceased to be of service should no more be abandoned than should old friends who have ceased to give pleasure.

Sir Peregrine Worsthorne Quotes

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Choose an author as you choose a friend.

Sir Christopher Wren Quotes

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Man ceased to be an ape, vanquished the ape, on the day the first book was written.

Yevgeny Zamyatin Quotes

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It is easier to buy books than to read them, and easier to read them than to absorb them.

William Osler Quotes

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A book is a mirror: If an ass peers into it, you can't expect an apostle to look out.

G. C. Lichtenberg Quotes

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A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.

Margaret Fuller Quotes

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A real book is not one that we read, but one that reads us.

W. H. Auden Quotes

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The newest books are those that never grow old.

Holbrook Jackson Quotes

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If a law were passed giving six months to every writer of a first book, only the good ones would do it.

Bertrand Russell Quotes

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This is the best book ever written by any man on the wrong side of a question of which he is profoundly ignorant.

Thomas B. Macaulay Quotes

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If I have not read a book before, it is, for all intents and purposes, new to me whether it was printed yesterday or three hundred years ago.

William Hazlitt Quotes

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Some books leave us free and some books make us free.

Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes

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Every man is a volume if you know how to read him.

William Ellery Channing Quotes

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A book is the only immortality.

Rufus Choate Quotes

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The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.

Mark Twain Quotes

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Books are not men and yet they stay alive.

Stephen Vincent Benet Quotes

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The books that help you the most are those which make you think the most.

Theodore Parker Quotes

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A wicked book cannot repent.

Old Proverb Quotes

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