45 Inspiring and Motivating Quotes About Books Reading

Books are great and shape our lives.

Reading books opens a new vista to the world for us.

Here is a top collection of quotes about books reading to make you fall in love with books.

Inspiring Quotes about Books Reading


A good book is an event in my life. ~ Stendhal


Books are a uniquely portable magic. ~ Stephen King


Today a reader, tomorrow a leader. ~ Margaret Fuller


Reading brings us unknown friends. ~ Honoré de Balzac


Books were safer than other people anyway. ~ Neil Gaiman


A book is a gift you can open again and again. ~ Garrison Keillor


Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else. ~ Mark Twain


Sleep is good, he said, and books are better. ~ George R.R. Martin


A word after a word after a word is power. ~ Margaret Atwood

Motivational Quotes about Books Reading

Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them. ~ Lemony Snicket

The whole world opened to me when I learned to read. ~ Mary McLeod Bethune

If you don’t like to read, you haven’t found the right book. ~ J.K. Rowling

Some books leave us free and some books make us free. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Books are no more threatened by Kindle than stairs by elevators. ~ Stephen Fry

I can’t imagine a man really enjoying a book and reading it only once. ~ C.S. Lewis

A good bookshop is just a genteel Black Hole that knows how to read. ~ Terry Pratchett

A classic is a book that has never finished saying what it has to say. ~ Italo Calvino.

Many people, myself among them, feel better at the mere sight of a book. ~ Jane Smiley.

I can feel infinitely alive curled up on the sofa reading a book. ~ Benedict Cumberbatch

The library is inhabited by spirits that come out of the pages at night. ~ Isabel Allende.

Best Quotes about Books Reading

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

Only the very weak-minded refuse to be influenced by literature and poetry. ~ Cassandra Clare

Once you have read a book you care about, some part of it is always with you. ~ Louis L’Amour

Books are mirrors: you only see in them what you already have inside you. ~ Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself. ~ George Bernard Shaw

There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate’s loot on Treasure Island. ~ Walt Disney

Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing. ~ Harper Lee

The worst thing about new books is that they keep us from reading the old ones. ~ Joseph Joubert

Top Quotes about Books Reading

The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame. ~ Oscar Wilde

Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte

It’s strange because sometimes, I read a book, and I think I am the people in the book. ~ Stephen Chbosky

Let’s be reasonable and add an eighth day to the week that is devoted exclusively to reading. ~ Lena Dunham

Books and doors are the same thing. You open them, and you go through into another world. ~ Jeanette Winterson

A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies . . . The man who never reads lives only one. ~ George R.R. Martin

Some books should be tasted, some devoured, but only a few should be chewed and digested thoroughly. ~ Francis Bacon

Motivating Books Reading Quotes

A good would take me out of myself and then stuff me back in, outsized, now, and uneasy with the fit. ~ David Sedaris

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go. ~ Dr. Seuss

Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. They are home. ~ Anna Quindlen

I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book. ~ Groucho Marx.

A book is a garden, an orchard, a storehouse, a party, a company by the way, a counselor, a multitude of counselors. ~ Charles Baudelaire

A great book should leave you with many experiences, and slightly exhausted at the end. You live several lives while reading. ~ William Styron

Books and Reading Quotes

Finally, from so little sleeping and so much reading, his brain dried up and he went completely out of his mind. ~ Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

One glance at a book and you hear the voice of another person, perhaps someone dead for 1,000 years. To read is to voyage through time. ~ Carl Sagan

What a blessing it is to love books as I love them;- to be able to converse with the dead, and to live amidst the unreal! ~ Thomas Babington Macaulay

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.

In conclusion, books are amazing and help with enhancing your personality.

I hope these quotes about books reading inspired you to read a book.

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