Quote – A Book Is Best Understood

A Book Is Best Understood

A book is meant to be read from beginning to end but it’s best understood from end to beginning

Winston Church

Quote – Learning hath gained most

Learning hath gained most by those books by which printers have lost.

— Thomas Fuller

Quote – The Troubles Of Life

It is from books that wise [people] derive consolation in the troubles of life.

Victor Hugo

Quote – How beautiful is youth!

How beautiful is youth! how bright it gleams,
With its allusions, aspirations, dreams!
Book of beginnings, story without end,
Each maid a heroine, and each man a friend.

— Henry W. Longfellow

Quote – Heaven hides the book of fate

Heaven from all creatures hides the book of fate, All but the page prescribed—their present state.

— Alexander Pope

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Quote – A person that loveth a book

[A person] that loveth a book will never want a faithful friend, a wholesome counselor, a cheerful companion, an effectual comforter.

— Isaac Barrow

Quote – Good books, like good friends

Good books, like good friends, are few and chosen, the more select the more enjoyable.

— Amos Bronson Alcott