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Publishers see free downloads as threatening the sales of the book.
Every book you pick up has its own lesson or lessons, and quite often the bad books have more to teach than the good ones.
A man in a bookstore buys a book on loneliness and every woman in the store hits on him. A woman buys a book on loneliness and the store clears out.
I don't go by the rule book... I lead from the heart, not the head.
Maybe every other American movie shouldn't be based on a comic book. Other countries will think Americans live in an infantile fantasy land where reality is whatever we say it is and every problem can be solved with violence.
There are perhaps no days of our childhood we lived so fully as those we spent with a favorite book.
Don't join the book burners. Do not think you are going to conceal thoughts by concealing evidence that they ever existed.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
When you are old and gray and full of sleep, and nodding by the fire, take down this book and slowly read, and dream of the soft look your eyes had once, and of their shadows deep.
William Butler Yeats
Religious fanatics want people to switch off their own minds, ignore the evidence, and blindly follow a holy book based upon private 'revelation'.
The covers of this book are too far apart.
The books that help you most are those which make you think that most. The hardest way of learning is that of easy reading; but a great book that comes from a great thinker is a ship of thought, deep freighted with truth and beauty.
Erudition - dust shaken out of a book into an empty skull.
If I read a book that impresses me, I have to take myself firmly by the hand, before I mix with other people; otherwise they would think my mind rather queer.
There is a great deal of difference between an eager man who wants to read a book and the tired man who wants a book to read.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
A book must be the ax for the frozen sea within us.
There's no better book with which to defend the Bible than the Bible itself.
Dwight L. Moody
You might be a redneck if... the blue book value of your truck goes up and down depending on how much gas it has in it.
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
There is no Frigate like a book to take us lands away nor any coursers like a page of prancing Poetry.
If there's a book you really want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it.
My personal telephone book is a book of the dead now. I'm so old. Almost all of my friends have died, and I don't have the guts to take their names out of the book.
The greatest part of a writer's time is spent in reading in order to write. A man will turn over half a library to make a book.
Great nations write their autobiographies in three manuscripts - the book of their deeds, the book of their words and the book of their art.
The dirtiest book of all is the expurgated book.
A wonderful thing about a book, in contrast to a computer screen, is that you can take it to bed with you.
Daniel J. Boorstin
The words of my book nothing, the drift of it everything.
A book worth reading is worth buying.
A good day is one where I can not just read a book, but write a review of it. Maybe today I'll be able to do that. I get for some reason somewhat stronger when the sun starts to go down. Dusk is a good time for me. I'm crepuscular.
Your life story would not make a good book. Don't even try.
Discovering the 'impossible' ending to a new book makes me sick with joy and relief.
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