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The book you don't read won't help.
The highest and most beautiful things in life are not to be heard about, nor read about, nor seen but, if one will, are to be lived.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
Every book is a children's book if the kid can read!
Read the Bible. Work hard and honestly. And don't complain.
I read in the newspapers they are going to have 30 minutes of intellectual stuff on television every Monday from 7:30 to 8. to educate America. They couldn't educate America if they started at 6:30.
I must say I find television very educational. The minute somebody turns it on, I go to the library and read a good book.
Most rock journalism is people who can't write, interviewing people who can't talk, for people who can't read.
To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
I'm not well-read, but when I read, I read well.
I took a speed-reading course and read War and Peace in twenty minutes. It involves Russia.
Let us tenderly and kindly cherish, therefore, the means of knowledge. Let us dare to read, think, speak, and write.
The manual for WordStar, the most popular word-processing program, is 400 pages thick. To write a novel, you have to read a novel - one that reads like a mystery to most people. They're not going to learn slash q-z any more than they're going to learn Morse code. That is what Macintosh is all about.
All I know is just what I read in the papers, and that's an alibi for my ignorance.
Well, all I know is what I read in the papers.
The illiterate of the future will not be the person who cannot read. It will be the person who does not know how to learn.
The smarter the journalists are, the better off society is. For to a degree, people read the press to inform themselves - and the better the teacher, the better the student body.
I did not come into contact with any Muslim before I embraced Islam. I read the Qur'an first and realized no person is perfect, Islam is perfect, and if we imitate the conduct of the Holy Prophet... we will be successful.
Books were my pass to personal freedom. I learned to read at age three, and soon discovered there was a whole world to conquer that went beyond our farm in Mississippi.
I live in America. I have the right to write whatever I want. And it's equaled by another right just as powerful: the right not to read it. Freedom of speech includes the freedom to offend people.
If one morning I walked on top of the water across the Potomac River, the headline that afternoon would read: 'President Can't Swim.'
Lyndon B. Johnson
I have read in Plato and Cicero sayings that are wise and very beautiful; but I have never read in either of them: Come unto me all ye that labor and are heavy laden.
You can read Kant by yourself, if you wanted to; but you must share a joke with someone else.
Robert Louis Stevenson
You could read Kant by yourself, if you wanted; but you must share a joke with some one else.
Robert Louis Stevenson
I have never killed a man, but I have read many obituaries with great pleasure.
The problem isn't that Johnny can't read. The problem isn't even that Johnny can't think. The problem is that Johnny doesn't know what thinking is; he confuses it with feeling.
In India we only read about death, sickness, terrorism, crime.
It's very difficult to read a book on your computer.
If I read a book and it makes my whole body so cold no fire can ever warm me, I know that is poetry.
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