26 Best Book Quotes - Quotes About ReadingThese authors, writers, and thinkers know that magical worlds await in between two covers and a spine. Beach read or literary classic , nothing beats a great book. Maybe this is why we read, and why in moments of darkness we return to books: to find words for what we already know. You know you've read a good book when you turn the last page and feel a little as if you have lost a friend. The story is truly finished — and meaning is made — not when the author adds the last period, but when the reader enters.
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Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. I like that the moment you open one and sink into it you can escape from the world, into a story that's way more interesting that yours will ever be. Share this quote:. Like Quote. Recommend to friends. To see what your friends thought of this quote, please sign up!
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You can never read the same book twice. Reading is an adventure for the heart. It expands your mind and gives life more LIFE. Somerset Maugham. Reading as a means to an end, for information, to cultivate oneself; reading as an end in itself, a process, a compulsion. The minute somebody turns it on, I go into the library and read a good book. If I were a young person today, trying to gain a sense of myself in the world, I would do that again by reading, just as I did when I was young.