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“Many people, myself among them, feel better at the mere sight of a book.”  ― Jane Smiley, Thirteen Ways of Looking at the Novel

Many People, myself among them, feel better at the mere sight of a book – Jane Smiley quote


so true! excuse me while I go make myself a cup of hot chocolate/tea and get my book ;

so true!

You are not smarter just because you read the Great Gatsby. Reading in general helps kids do better in school. If kids love to read they will excel in school. Forcing these great books is not going to get us there.

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That is part of the beauty of literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings, that you're not lonely and isolated from anyone. You belong. Scott Fitzgerald Above bookshelf quote?

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The benefits of reading books (infographic) FRIENDLY STAFF JAN For anyone who questions how the humanities are beneficial. Some of these go for art too.

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“I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.” ― Groucho Marx  Let a book babysit your children, not the television please.

"Everyone is a reader. Some just haven't found their favorite book yet." I want this as a poster or bulletin board for my school library.

This is me. Do it all of the time. I cannot resist a book. My willpower just isn't that strong.

I always buy another book when I still have one to read. I have more unread books than read books because I can't keep up with myself. I can't just buy one when I go to the bookstore

I just might have to bust out my ancient cross-stitching skills and immortalize this!! :-D

"Blessed are the children of the Bookworm for they shall inherit the Books." (I would like to make a version of this to hang in my library for my kids someday.

Isn't this the truth:)

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Books give soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and live to everything.

Books have the power to change

Even if it's not a real quote from Cassandra Clare, it's still a really nice quote. ❤️ << But it is a Cassandra Clare quote. It's from the Infernal Devices series.