Quotes on Reading, Writing, Poetry, Thinking, Creativity, Imagination, Learning....  
Books may well be the only true magic.
Alice Hoffman

Good books are the warehouses of ideas.
H. G. Wells

Let us read and let us dance--two amusements that will never do any harm to the world.

The more that you read,
the more things you will know.
The more that you learn,
the more places you’ll go.
Dr. Seuss

Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read.
Harper Lee

The pen is mightier than the sword.
Edward George Bulwer-Lytton

The greatest thing in style is to have a command of metaphor.

If there’s a book you really want to read but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.
Toni Morrison

Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on the broken glass.
Anton Chekhov

A writer needs three things: experience, observation, and imagination....
William Faulkner

A good writer always works at the impossible.
John Steinbeck

A room without books is like a body without a soul.

There are three things, after all, that a poem must reach:
the eye, the ear, and the heart. It is most important
of all the reach the heart of the reader.
Robert Frost

For newly freed slaves, going to school, learning to read and write, were essential steps in the process of freedom.
James W. Fraser

Reading maketh a full man; conference, a ready man;
and writing, an exact man.
Francis Bacon

Memory is the treasurer and guardian of all things.

I find television very educational. Every time somone turns it on, I go into the other room and read a book.
Groucho Marx

There is only one good, namely, knowledge;
and one only evil, namely ignorance.

Just the knowledge that a good book is waiting one at the end of the day makes the day happier.
Kathleen Norris

The man who does not read good books
has no advantage over the man who can’t read them.
Mark Twain

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