Saturday, 3 August 2013

Book Quotes of the Week

“If there are no books, there is no civilization.” Thomas Cahill

"A library is a hospital for the mind." Alvin Toffler

"There is no friend as loyal as a book." Ernest Hemingway

"There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate's loot on Treasure Island." Walt Disney

"Let every man, if possible, gather some good books under his roof." Wiliam Ellery Channing

"The greatest gift is the passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it excites, it gives you knowledge of the world and experience of a wide kind, it is a moral illumination." Elizabeth Hardwick

"Re-examine all you have been told at school or church or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your own soul." Walt Whitman

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  1. Nice quotes.

    Thanks for stopping by my Mailbox Monday post.

    Silver's Reviews

  2. Thank you, Elizabeth, for always providing a great place to look for new books. Not that I need more but you know the problem. ;-)

    Thanks again.