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You get a little moody sometimes but I think that’s because you like to read. People that like to read are always a little fucked up. – Pat Conroy

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

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

Do not read, as children do, to amuse yourself, or like the ambitious, for the purpose of instruction. No, read in order to live. – Gustave Flaubert

You don’t have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them. – Ray Bradbury

A children’s story that can only be enjoyed by children is not a good children’s story in the slightest. – C.S. Lewis

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

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

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 William Eliot

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

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

′Classic′ – a book which people praise and don’t read. – Mark Twain

Books are the ultimate Dumpees: put them don and they’ll wait for you forever; pay attention to them and they always love you back. – John Green

What really knocks me out is a book that, when you’re all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. That doesn’t happen much, though. – J.D. Salinger

Sometimes, you read a book and it fills you with this weird evangelical zeal, and you become convinced that the shattered world will never be put back together unless and until all living humans read the book. – John Green

We read to know we’re not alone. – William Nicholson

They call you heartless; but you have a heart and I love you for being ashamed to show it. – Friedrich Nietzsche

There is no greater achievement than being a grandfather who tells fairy tales to grandchildren. – Eraldo Banovac

She asked me what made me do such a thing. That is an awkward question because I often can’t tell what makes me do things. Sometimes I do them just to find out what I feel like doing them. And sometimes I do them because I want to have some exciting things to tell my grandchildren. – L.M. Montgomery

Our faces will become works of art that our grandchildren will treasure. – Adriana Trigiani



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Do your thing do it unapologetically don't be discouraged by criticism you probably already know what they're going to say pay no mind to the fear of failure it's far more valuable than success

Do your thing do it unapologetically don't be discouraged by criticism you probably already know what they're going to say pay no mind to the fear of failure it's far more valuable than success

I like to think that the universe brought us together for a reason that we're supposed to help each other grow into the people we were always meant to become

I like to think that the universe brought us together for a reason that we're supposed to help each other grow into the people we were always meant to become

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