International Book Day Quotes and Sayings 2019

A Book A Day Quotes

 

International Books Day Quotes

There is a wonder in reading Braille that the sighted will never know: to touch words and have them touch you back.

—Jim Fiebig

A book is made from a tree. It is an assemblage of flat, flexible parts (still called “leaves”) imprinted with dark pigmented squiggles. One glance at it and you hear the voice of another person, perhaps someone dead for thousands of years. Across the millennia, the author is speaking, clearly and silently, inside your head, directly to you. Writing is perhaps the greatest of human inventions, binding together people, citizens of distant epochs, who never knew one another. Books break the shackles of time—proof that humans can work magic.

—Carl Sagan

 

Book Lovers Day Quotes

I will defend the importance of bedtime stories to my last gasp.

 —JK Rowling

Just the knowledge that a good book is awaiting one at the end of a long day makes that day happier.

—Kathleen Norris

It is not true that we have only one life to live; if we can read, we can live as many more lives and as many kinds of lives as we wish.

—S.I. Hayakawa

 

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A parent or teacher has only his lifetime; a good book can teach forever.

—Louis L’Amour

Let us read and let us dance—two amusements that will never do any harm to the world.

—Voltaire

Wear the old coat and buy the new book.

—Austin Phelps

 

Book Quotes Of The Day

 

Reading is important because if you can read, you can learn anything about everything and everything about anything.

—Tomie dePaola

It is books that are the key to the wide world; if you can’t do anything else, read all that you can.

—Jane Hamilton

I would be most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves.

 —Anna Quindlen

International Book Day 2019

I have always imagined that paradise will be a kind of library.

—Jorge Luis Borges

A house without books is like a room without windows.

—Heinrich Mann

 

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Comics are a gateway drug to literacy.

 —Art Spiegelman

He that loves reading has everything within his reach.

—William Godwin

International Book Day Quotes

A person who won’t read has no advantage over one who can’t read.

—Mark Twain

 

International Read A Book Day

There is no friend as loyal as a book.

― Ernest Hemingway

Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.

― Charles William Eliot

Just One Day Book QuotesOnly the very weak-minded refuse to be influenced by literature and poetry.

― Cassandra Clare

National Book Day QuotesBe careful about reading health books. Some fine day you’ll die of a misprint.

– Markus Herz

Books – the best antidote against the marsh-gas of boredom and vacuity.

– George Steiner

National Book Lovers Day QuotesBooks are uniquely portable magic.

– Stephen King

There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them.

— Ray Bradbury

The International Book DayI am simply a ‘book drunkard.’ Books have the same irresistible temptation for me that liquor has for its devotee. I cannot withstand them.

— L.M. Montgomery

In a good bookroom, you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.

― Mark Twain

The Longest Day Book QuotesChildren are made readers on the laps of their parents.

– Emilie Buchwald

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.

– W. B. Yeats

World Book Day Funny QuotesFiction reveals truths that reality obscures.

– Jessamyn West

Good as it is to inherit a library, it is better to collect one.

– Augustine Birrell

World Book Day Quotes To Inspire

Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.

– Mark Twain

Sleep is good, he said, and books are better.

― George R.R. Martin

World Book Day Quotes

Books are the perfect entertainment: no commercials, no batteries, hours of enjoyment for each dollar spent. What I wonder is why everybody doesn’t carry a book around for those inevitable dead spots in life.

― Stephen King

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

― J.K. Rowling

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