Who doesn’t know the wonderful, extremely popular book quotes from J.K. Rowling, Neil Gaiman, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Oscar Wilde, or Toni Morrison?
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All the quotes have been coined by our team members. We are creating new ideas, so you can be sure we’ll add the best ones to the list.
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30 newly coined quotes about books, libraries, and reading
I see a book, I see a coffee, I see a good day ahead.
If you think you know everything, you clearly haven’t been to a library for a long time.
Reading a book doesn’t have to make you better, but it will make you feel better.
Having a book, you are always the right person in the right place.
When you want to focus, start reading a book. And when you’ll read a good book, you won’t be able to focus on anything else.
If a book is like a closest friend, then I can’t remember all my closest friends.
We have to change books, if we want books to change us.
The opening line of a new book is the end of who you have been so far.
Even a good book might be too long and too boring – just as your life without good books.
Where are you heading with your life? Each direction is good if there is a library along the way.
If you can’t read the entire book, read the page. If you can’t read the entire page, read the sentence. Read.
Read and be better. Don’t read and just be.
Sometimes between the lines of a book you can find the meaning of your entire life.
Start reading books and you will stop complaining about your life. Or the other way round.
The book is a login to an exciting world, no password required.
There is no chance you’ll read all books in the world, but there is a chance the one you read is the right one.
There are two kinds of people: those who say they read books, and those who don’t say anything because they read books.
The best place to make New Year resolutions is the nearest library.
My brain is proudly powered by books.
Stop reading books and your brain will start behaving like 404 error page.
Don’t think too much before you reach for a book. Think while you’re reading it.
A time spent with a book is lost only when you spend it on something else than reading.
You can always start reading a book tomorrow, but make sure to finish one today.
The book is not an escape from life, but a shortcut to a better one.
In a subway, you can watch someone read a book, or you can be someone reading a book.
To choose between print books and ebooks is like to choose between tea and coffee.
When you have problems, start reading. There’s nothing as calming as learning about problems of the others.
Some of us live to enjoy books. Some of us read to enjoy life.
The book doesn’t exist without someone who wants to read it.
Delight the book to the last stop.
Do your enemies a favor and stop reading books.
Pretending you read books is worse than admitting you don’t.
Someone somewhere will pay you for all the books you’ve read.
Book lover’s Sunday dream: to read in bed as if there were no Mondays.
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Quotes about books – where to buy
Do you want book quotes to be present in your real life, not only on a computer screen? Here are the sites that offer high-quality designs on a large selection of items, including posters, mugs, clothes, or tablet cases.
Etsy – it’s the top destination for anyone who wants to express the love for books. The largest marketplace with hand-crafted goods offers thousands of literary quotes – on posters, jewelry, personal items, electronic accessories, and clothes.
Redbubble – a marketplace for custom-designed items, including prints, stationery, cases & covers, or t-shirts. Opposite to other sites, such as CafePress, the quality of artwork is very high.
Zazzle – the site offers a huge variety of merchandise, from clothing, to home decor, to personal accessories. What’s more, users can upload their image and create their personal design.
Amazon Handmade – if you don’t want to sign up to other online stores, you can start exploring Amazon’s own section with hand-crafted items. It’s quickly growing, and you’ll find here posters, home decor, and stationery – also with book quotes.
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