Friday, 8 March 2013

Book Quotes of the Week

"A book is like a garden carried in the pocket." Chinese Proverb

"Literature is the immortality of speech." August Wilhelm Schlegel

"Most of what makes a book 'good' is that we are reading it at the right moment for us." Alain de Botton

"I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library." Jorge Louis Borges

"When you read a great book, you don't escape from life, you plunge deeper into it." Julian Barnes

Find more quotes here.


  1. Nice quotes.

    THANKS for stopping by my Mailbox Monday Post.

    Silver's Reviews
    My Mailbox Monday

  2. Thanks, Elizabeth, I love "collecting" quotes and why not share them with my book loving friends?
    And I always enjoy your Mailbox Monday, so many great ideas and so many other readers to meet.