Friday, 7 November 2014

Book Quotes of the Week

"The first thing that reading teaches us is how to be alone." Jonathan Franzen

"His hands were weak and shaking from carrying far too many books from the bookshop. It was the best feeling." Joseph Gordon-Levitt

"You want to know about anybody? See what books they read, and how they’ve been read…" Keri Hulme, The Bone People

"I am a product of endless books." C.S. Lewis

"Books are like mirrors: if a fool looks in, you cannot expect a genius to look out." J.K. Rowling

"Literature is a fiction that tells a greater truth." N.N.  

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  1. Great quotations this week. I, to my shame a bit, do judge people by the books they read. And if they don't read at all our relationship is doomed.

    1. So you agree with the quote, Janet? So do I! As long as people judge others for the clothes they wear, the car they drive or the amount of money they have, I think we can judge them for the books they read (or not) because that says a lot more about a person.

      Have a good day,