reading gives us someplace to go when we have to stay where we are
10 Quotes for the Ultimate Book Lover
"That is part of the beauty of literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings, that you're not lonely and isolated from anyone. You belong." - F.S. Fitzgerald #booklove Thoughts Provoking, Simple Truths, Universe Long, Literary Wisdom, F Scott Fitzgerald, Bedrooms, Beauty, Spring Cleaning, Scott Fitzgerald Quotes
"That is part of the beauty of literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings; that you're not lonely or isolated from anyone. That you belong." --F. Scott Fitzgerald #Quotes
I remember the book that made me the bookworm I am today. My sister and I read the series so often that the books literally fell apart. Twice. Mind you, these were no small books either. Bookworm Stuff, I Am Bookworm, Poems Bi Rita, Reading, Dover Publications, Menu, Dover Design, The First Book By Rita Dove, Www Doverpublications Com
"Reading is one of the joys of life and once you begin you can't stop and you've got so many stories to look forward to." --Benedict Cumberbatch
This is why I don't agree with the "They can read whatever they want; at least they're reading" argument. If you're going to read, read good literature, literature that uplifts, that makes you think and challenges you in good ways with good words. Worth Reading, That, The Mortal Instruments, Reading Book, Cassandra Clare, The Book Thief, Power, Crosses Stitches, Book Quotes
"I was born with a reading list I will never finish." I'm ok with this.
I'm not against Kindles at all, but I suspect I'll always prefer paper books. Holding them, flipping the pages, smelling them, feeling the paper, everything.
This couldn't be more true. I survive this life because I have books to escape to another world with. When things get too tough and unbearable in this world, I read. And if the book is well written and I am truly invested in the story, I get so involved I forget I'm reading a book. It's like I'm right there inside the story, watching everything happen right before my eyes! Beats, Libraries, Chalkboards, Reading Book, Reading Posters, Reading Quotes, Reading Nooks, Travel, Places
This is so true for me right now! Books (and escaping into entire seasons of shows on Netflix) help me survive some weeks :)
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“The best moments in reading are when you come across something - a thought, a feeling, a way of looking at things - which you had thought special and particular to you. And now, here it is, set down by someone else, a person you have never met, someone even who is long dead. And it is as if a hand has come out, and taken yours” Alan Bennett Thoughts, Alan Bennett, Reading Book, Make Connection, Reading Quotes, Writing, Moments, True Stories, Holding Hands
The best moments in reading