Reading – Page 3 – Everything


The dead alive and busy.

Mar 272018

There is nothing too profound for the right interpreter to grind into banality.

Mar 212018

Many books are good for no one, but no books are good for everyone.

Sep 212017

Influential books usually have a few readers, who usually have a great many.

Jun 092017

Your shelves should not contain the books you’ve read, but the books you’re going to read.

May 162017

Almost no one is worth reading on more than one subject.

Apr 062017

When you find yourself in a book, you lose the book.

Feb 172017

Writers can write nonsense without ill effect. It is when readers put up with, then expect, and finally demand it that civilization ends.

Dec 272016

There are ways to praise a book that discourage reading it.