Quote – Common Sense

Knowledge is of little use if it is not under the direction of good sense.

— Spanish Proverb

Quote – Learning hath gained most

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

— Thomas Fuller

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

Quote – When books fail us

Experience converts us to ourselves when books fail us.

— Amos Bronson Alcott

Quote – Every book is good to read

Every book is good to read which sets the reader in a working mood.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Quote – Every book is written

Every book is written with a constant secret reference to the few intelligent persons whom the writer believes to exist in the million.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson