Quotes About Books And Reading

Today we will add one more article to our wisdom quotes section, this one contains quotes about books and reading. We decide to put it into wisdom category because we all know the importance of books and reading when it comes to spreading knowledge and fighting against ignorance. It is very important to read books and it is very important to read quotes as well, because we often can find a lot of wisdom and knowledge in a single quote. We collected the most inspiring and beautiful quotes about books and reading and wrote them on the shareable motivational images in order to create beautiful images with quotes about reading books.

Reading Lovers Quote with Image

Asking me if I like reading is like asking me if I like Breathing.

Some people choose ignorance instead of knowledge, and we believe that that is the result of the bad habits and the wrong mindset. From they childhood they developed the negative attitude towards books and reading and that is the main problem that stops them from acquiring knowledge through their life. On the other side we have people that really like books and reading and books are very important part of their lives. Inspirational quote about books on the image above is about that kind of people, that like to read books as much as they like to breath and live. I hope that you are one of them, and if you are not, than you need to become!

Books are Friends Counselors and Teachers Quote

Books are the most quietest and most constant of friends they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors and the most patient of teachers. – Charles W. Eliot quote about books

One of the most famous quote about books by Charles W. Eliot, he wants to emphasize the various roles that books can pose in our lives. Books can be one of the best friends that will always be there for us to provide us with their presence in a lonely times, to be our teachers and a wise counselors in the times when we need a good advice. If we listen to this quote about friendship with books we need to always have few books at our side, because we don’t know in what a emergency situation they will be needed.

Books Quote by Frank Zappa

So many books, so little time. – Frank Zappa quote

Frank Zappa quote about books and reading, it is obvious how much he love to read books. He wants to say that there are so many good and quality books worth reading that we can’t manage to read all of them in our lifetime. But that is not reason to stop reading, on the contrary we need to read as much books as we can and expand our knowledge continuously and we will provide you with many reasons for that with those quotes about importance of reading books that you will find below.

Reader Lives a Thousand Lives George R. R. Martin Quote

A rider lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one. – George R. R. Martin quote about reading

George R. R. Martin claims that readers can live a thousand different lives in their lifetime while someone that don’t read the books can live only one. Key to this is readers own imagination of course, with imagination all the magical things become possible. While you read a book you can imagine yourself as one of the characters in the story and make vivid images of the worlds, characters and situations described in the book. George R. R. Martin’s quote about readers and living numerous lives tells us one of the most beautiful benefits of reading.

Vincent Van Gogh Quote about Bookshops

So often, a visit to a book shop has cheered me and reminded me that there are good things in the World. – quote by Vincent Van Gogh

All of us know who is Vincent Van Gogh and that he is a great person and artist for sure. He loved to read books and to be surrounded by books. Bookstores were one of the places that cheered him and makes him feel comfortable and happy. This bookstores quote is great example how much books are important to educated and intelligent people and how much they can improve quality of their lives in so many different ways.

Confucius Quote About Reading and Ignorance

No matter how busy you may think you are, you must find time for reading, or surrender yourself to self-chosen ignorance. – Confucius reading quote

This is totally true! This Confucius quote very directly says us that we have only two options, either we will read books or surrender to self-ignorance. A lot of people often come up with a various excuses, one that is most used is that you don’t have enough time, and maybe you are really a busy person but you need to find a way to read. You need to find a decent amount of time for reading at all costs, even if you are very busy than take time from some other hobby and use it for reading. Because if you don’t do that you will become ignorant.

Paul Sweeney Quote About Good Book

You know you’ve read a good book when you turn the last page and feel a little as if you have lost a friend. – Paul Sweeney Quote

This one image is not about reading and ignorance, this one quote by Paul Sweeney is about emotional relationship that emerges between reader and a book he reads. Some readers even used to fall in love with characters from the books and to dream that they live in the worlds described in the books. But when you finish reading a book you feel a bit of sadness because ti comes to and end, you wish that it lasts a little longer.

Quote about books and happines

You can’t buy happiness, but you can buy books, and that’s the same thing.

For a true reader there is not a greater happiness than ones when he buy a new book and can’t wait to get home to read. A lot of people have a lot of money but they don’t know the right way to spend it and continue to live unhappy lives. If you are a true book lover you can always find a quality book to buy and have a great time reading.

C. S. Lewis quote about books and reading

You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me. – C. S. Lewis quote about books

As you maybe already know a lot of book lovers are introvert persons that like to spend their time alone in their house or backyard, drinking tea or coffee, reading a quality book while their cat is playing around. Knowing that we can easily understand why C. S. Lewis talks about his love for tea and books in this beautiful quote that can easily be applied to all the introvert persons. This one reminds me of the Vincent Van Gogh’s quote about bookstores and the love for all the books related things that introvert persons have.

Mason Cooley quote about reading with Image

Reading gives us some place to go when we have to stay where we are. – Mason Cooley quote about reading

This Mason Cooley quote about reading is similar to George R. R. Martin’s quote about thousands of different lives that readers can live. Just as George said that readers can live numerous lives, Mason Cooley says that readers can go to various places even when they stay where they are, of course they can do that by reading books and imagining that they are in some distant world far far away. Books can help us to get away from unpleasant reality and at least for few hours be somewhere else.


We hope that you enjoyed reading our post with quotes about books and reading, with these inspirational quotes with lovely images we tried to emphasize all the importance and benefits of books reading. We tried to present you some wise thoughts on books reading and knowledge said by famous people and we tried to do it on the interesting way. If you want to see more beautiful quotes about various topics, feel free to explore further our website Popular Inspirational Quotes.

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