This Is A Book Quotes

This Is A Book Quotes by Joseph Brodsky, Jeremy Collier, Groucho Marx, Amos Bronson Alcott, Demetri Martin, C. S. Lewis and many others.

There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them

There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them.
Joseph Brodsky
Books support us in our solitude and keep us from being a burden to ourselves.
Jeremy Collier
Outside of a dog, a book is a man’s best friend. Inside of a dog it’s too dark to read.
Groucho Marx
That is a good book which is opened with expectation, and closed with delight and profit.
Amos Bronson Alcott
REGARDING THE MARCHING BAND: How much more interesting it would be to see a creeping band.
Demetri Martin
this is a book about something
C. S. Lewis
Catch-22 is the greatest satirical work in English since Erewhon…remarkable… This is a book that I could wish everyone to read. It is a book which should help us feel more clearly
Philip Toynbee
Books are the quietest and most constant of friends.
Charles William Eliot
This is a book that respects kids and their ideas. And in that regard, it places Chasing Vermeer in the tradition of classic favorites fondly recalled from our own childhoods.
Elizabeth Taylor
To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Edmund Burke
A book is a version of the world. If you do not like it, ignore it; or offer your own version in return.
Salman Rushdie
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
Mark Twain
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
Haruki Murakami
Like a lot of people, I’ve always enjoyed commenting on strangers’ outfits. Unlike a lot of people, I now had a new megaphone to do it with. And, let me tell you, commenting on people’s hilarious clothing choices through a megaphone makes it so much better.
Demetri Martin
A book is the only place in which you can examine a fragile thought without breaking it.
Edward P. Morgan
John Green has written a powerful novel—one that plunges headlong into the labyrinth of life, love, and the mysteries of being human. This is a book that will touch your life, so don’t read it sitting down. Stand up, and take a step into the Great Perhaps.
KL Going
Socrates became a trendsetter. Other philosophers, including Plato and Aristotle and Gus, quickly followed suit, dropping their last names too. And, for centuries after that there would be countless imitators including oltaire, Michelangelo, and, much later, Cher.
Demetri Martin