A BOOK is a garden, an orchard, a storehouse, a party,
a company by the way, a counselor, a multitude of
Henry Ward Beecher
A BOOK is a success when people who haven’t read it
pretend they have.
J. Mc Carthy
A BOOK that furnishes no quotation is, me judic, no BOOK
it is a plaything.
A broad margin of leisure is as beautiful in a man’s life
as in a BOOK.
A good BOOK is the best of friends, the same today and for ever.
A good BOOK is the precious life blood of a master
spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life
A quotation in a speech, article or BOOK is like a rifle in
the hands of an infantryman. It speaks with authority.
BOOKs without the knowledge of life are useless.
From the moment I picked up your BOOK until I laid it down, I was convulsed with laughter. Some day I intend reading it.
Give a man a pipe he can smoke,
Give a man a BOOK he can read;
And his home is bright with a calm delight,
Though the room be poor indeed.
Heav’n from all creatures hides the BOOK of Fat.
All but the page prescribed, their present state.
Here with a loaf of Bread beneath the Bough,
A Flask of wine, a BOOK of Verse– and Thou
Beside me singing in the Wilderness–
And Wilderness is Paradise now.
Honesty is the first chapter of the BOOK of wisdom.
How many a man has dated a new era in his life from the reading of a BOOK.
Henry David Thoreau
I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a BOOK.