You don’t have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them. ~ Ray Bradbury
Books are a uniquely portable magic. ~ Stephen King
The profession of book writing makes horse racing seem like a solid, stable business.
A good library will never be too neat, or too dusty, because somebody will always be in it, taking books off the shelves and staying up late reading them. ~ Lemony Snicket
Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?
–Henry Ward Beecher
People can lose their lives in libraries. They ought to be warned. ~ Saul Bellow
We shouldn’t teach great books; we should teach a love of reading. ~ B. F. Skinner