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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.
Voltaire


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.
Aristotle


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.
Cicero


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.
Cicero


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.
Socrates


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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