"My best friend is a person who will give me a book I have not read."
"I don't believe in the kind of magic in my books. But I do believe something very magical can happen when you read a good book."
"A room without books is like a body without a soul."
"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 W. Eliot
"That's the thing about books. They let you travel without moving your feet."
"Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read."
"You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me." C.S. Lewis
"There is more treasure in books than all the pirate's loot on Treasure Island and best of all, you can enjoy these riches every day of your life."
"There is no friend as loyal as a book."
"Once you have read a book that you care about, some part of it is always with you."
Louis L'Amour, Matagora
"Books are no more threatened by Kindle than stairs by elevators."
"What I say is, a town isn't a town without a bookstore. It may call itself a town, but unless it's got a bookstore, it knows it's not foolin' a soul.
Neil Gaiman, American Gods
"I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library."
Jorge Luis Borges
" 'Classic' - a book which people praise and don't read."
"I cannot remember the books I've read any more than the meals I have eaten; even so, they have made me." Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Where is human nature so weak as in a bookstore?"
Henry Ward Beecherr
"If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need."
"Books are uniquely portable magic." Stephen King
"If you don't like to read, you haven't found the right book."
I whole heartedly agree with J.K. Rowling!
The next book you pick up may be just the one! Jill B.