Top 100

Top 500 Book Quotes (2023 Update)
Page 6 of 10

Book Quotes: “When a day passes, it is no longer there. What remains of it? Nothing more than a story. If stories weren’t told or books weren’t written, man would live like the beasts, only for the day.” — Isaac Bashevis Singer
Book Quotes: “True religion comes not front the teaching of men or the reading of books; it is the awakening of the spirit within us, consequent upon pure and heroic action.” — Swami Vivekananda
Book Quotes: “No man can be called friendless who has God and the companionship of good books.” — Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Book Quotes: “As a writer reading, I came to realize the obvious: the subject of the dream is the dreamer.” — Toni Morrison
Book Quotes: “Heaven from all creatures hides the book of Fate.” — Alexander Pope
Book Quotes: “Books are not about messages. I write to understand my soul.” — Paulo Coelho
Book Quotes: “Any patch of sunlight in a wood will show you something about the sun which you could never get from reading books on astronomy. These pure and spontaneous pleasures are ‘patches of Godlight’ in the woods of our experience.” — C. S. Lewis
Book Quotes: “In reading, one should notice and fondle details.” — Vladimir Nabokov

258. “In reading, one should notice and fondle details.

— Vladimir Nabokov

Book Quotes: “A good book is the purest essence of a human soul.” — Thomas Carlyle
Book Quotes: “Anything can happen, child. Anything can be.” — Shel Silverstein

260. “Anything can happen, child. Anything can be.

— Shel Silverstein

Book Quotes: “Books were safer than other people anyway.” — Neil Gaiman
Book Quotes: “When I was crossing into Gaza, I was asked at the checkpost whether I was carrying any weapons. I replied: Oh yes, my prayer books.” — Mother Teresa
Book Quotes: “Drink deeply from good books.” — John Wooden

263. “Drink deeply from good books.

— John Wooden

Book Quotes: “About Newton: Nature to him was an open book, whose letters he could read without effort.” — Albert Einstein
Book Quotes: “I would not dare so dishonor my Creator’s name by attaching it to this filthy book.” — Thomas Paine
Book Quotes: “Human minds are more full of mysteries than any written book and more changeable than the cloud shapes in the air.” — Louisa May Alcott
Book Quotes: “We do need knowledge. And perhaps in a thousand years we might pick smaller cliffs to jump off. The books are to remind us what asses and fools we are.” — Ray Bradbury
Book Quotes: “Hold fast to the Bible. To the influence of this Book we are indebted for all the progress made in true civilization and to this we must look as our guide in the future.” — Ulysses S. Grant
Book Quotes: “You can’t develop character by reading books. You develop it from conflict.” — Leonard Ravenhill
Book Quotes: “The books transported her into new worlds and introduced her to amazing people who lived exciting lives.” — Roald Dahl
Book Quotes: “E-books are great for instant gratification – you see a review somewhere of a book that interests you, and you can start reading it five minutes later.” — Anne Lamott
Book Quotes: “I lay on the bed and lost myself in stories. I liked that. Books were safer than other people anyways.” — Neil Gaiman
Book Quotes: “Writing a book is a horrible, exhausting struggle, like a long bout of some painful illness.” — George Orwell
Book Quotes: “I’m the world ‘Guinness Book of Records’ holder of 1,749 hugs in one hour. My arms fell off.” — Nick Vujicic
Book Quotes: “Well, certainly the Voynich Manuscript is the ‘limit text’ of Western occultism. No one can read it. It is truly an occult book.” — Terence McKenna
Book Quotes: “Only the ship is made of books, its sails thousands of overlapping pages, and the sea it floats upon is dark black ink.” — Erin Morgenstern
Book Quotes: “I’m writing this book because we’re all going to die.” — Jack Kerouac
Book Quotes: “The Bible in the memory is better than the Bible in the book case.” — Charles H. Spurgeon
Book Quotes: “Nothing before had ever made me thoroughly realise, though I had read various scientific books, that science consists in grouping facts so that general laws or conclusions may be drawn from them.” — Charles Darwin
Book Quotes: “Literature is a luxury; fiction is a necessity.” — Gilbert K. Chesterton

280. “Literature is a luxury; fiction is a necessity.

— Gilbert K. Chesterton

Book Quotes: “Some of these things are true and some of them lies. But they are all good stories.” — Hilary Mantel
Book Quotes: “Learning hath gained most by those books by which the printers have lost.” — Thomas Fuller
Book Quotes: “A wise reader reads the book of genius not with his heart, not so much with his brain, but with his spine. It is there that occurs the telltale tingle...” — Vladimir Nabokov
Book Quotes: “When you’re old enough to write a book for children, by then you’ll have become a grown up and have lost all your jokeyness. Unless you’re an undeveloped adult and still have an enormous amount of childishness in you.” — Roald Dahl
Book Quotes: “Pouring out liquor is like burning books.” — William Faulkner

285. “Pouring out liquor is like burning books.

— William Faulkner

Book Quotes: “When I buy a new book, I always read the last page first, that way in case I die before I finish, I know how it ends. That, my friend, is a dark side.” — Nora Ephron
Book Quotes: “When I read a good book, I wish my life were three thousand years long.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson
Book Quotes: “Nights without work I spend with whisky and books.” — Haruki Murakami
Book Quotes: “A few miles south of Soledad, the Salinas River drops in close to the hillside bank and runs deep and green. The water is warm too, for it has slipped twinkling over the yellow sands in the sunlight before reaching the narrow pool.” — John Steinbeck
Book Quotes: “But it’s writing, damn it, not washing the car or putting on eyeliner. If you can take it seriously, we can do business. If you can’t or won’t, it’s time for you to close the book and do something else. Wash the car, maybe.” — Stephen King
Book Quotes: “Marking a book is literally an experience of your differences or agreements with the author. It is the highest respect you can pay him.” — Edgar Allan Poe
Book Quotes: “I bring you with reverent hands The books of my numberless dreams.” — William Butler Yeats
Book Quotes: “I want my books sold on airport bookstalls.” — Stephen Hawking
Book Quotes: “Finishing a good book is like leaving a good friend.” — William Feather
Book Quotes: “Some people say, ‘Do not judge the book by its cover!’ Well, I say not to judge at all. People can say anything they want to say, but for me, cover does matter.” — Toba Beta
Book Quotes: “I do not think I ever opened a book in my life which had not something to say upon woman’s inconstancy. Songs and proverbs, all talk of woman’s fickleness. But perhaps you will say, these were all written by men.” — Jane Austen
Book Quotes: “Every time people force themselves to carry on with a book they’re not enjoying, they reinforce the idea that reading is a duty.” — Nick Hornby
Book Quotes: “I suspect there are two kinds of novelists. Those who have a point of view and have something to say and then write a novel in order to say that thing, and those of us who write the book in order to find out what we think about that thing.” — Neil Gaiman
Book Quotes: “Without story books is like a person with no soul.” — Stephen King
Book Quotes: “Books are the curse of the human race.” — Benjamin Disraeli

300. “Books are the curse of the human race.

— Benjamin Disraeli

PREV 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 NEXT
Real Quotes
Firsts Quotes
Reading Quotes
Strong Quotes
Country Quotes
Quotes About Stories
Fun Quotes
Romance Quotes
Life Quotes
Inspirational Quotes
Success Quotes
Courage Quotes

Beautiful Wallpapers and Images

We hope you enjoyed our collection of 500 free pictures with Book Quotes.

All of the images on this page were created with QuoteFancy Studio.

Use QuoteFancy Studio to create high-quality images for your desktop backgrounds, blog posts, presentations, social media, videos, posters and more.

Learn more