Friday, 12 March 2021

Book Quotes of the Week

"The smells of books, whether they're new and old, are enjoyable and pair well with tea or coffee. People who are loathe to read are missing out on smell-o-vision." Ian *

Who doesn't like the smells of books? Old or new, they both have a certain something. My sons even gave me a candle for Christmas that smells like old books. Totally cool.

"Reading is the life-saving water for our minds. Drink pure words as much as you need and remain alive!" Munia Khan

Reading definitely has saved my life more than once.

"Reading is essential for those who seek to rise above the ordinary." Jim Rohn

Nice thought. I think reading enriches your lives in a why nothing else can.

Find more book quotes here.

[* If anyone can tell me the originator of this quote, I'd be very thankful and would happily include the name.


  1. I think I will drink some pure words today!

    1. That is always a good idea, Judy. Enjoy the weekend.

  2. I am especially fond of the smell of old books - ink and mildew is somehow a wonderful combination!

    1. So am I, Sarah. But I'm also quite partial to the smell of new books.

      Happy weekend.