Quotes containing word "books"

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Featured authors with quotes containing word "books"

John Grisham
9 quotes about books
American Writer, Author, Lawyer
Born Tuesday 8 February 1955
Jackie Collins
6 quotes about books
British Novelist, Author, Actress
Monday 4 October 1937 - Saturday 19 September 2015
John Ruskin
4 quotes about books
English Writer, Critic, Architect
Monday 8 February 1819 - Saturday 20 January 1900
Beverly Cleary
8 quotes about books
American Writer, Author
Born Wednesday 12 April 1916
Jodi Picoult
8 quotes about books
American Author
Born Thursday 19 May 1966
Carl Hiaasen
8 quotes about books
American Writer, Novelist, Journalist
Born Thursday 12 March 1953
Richard Curtis
5 quotes about books
New Zealander Writer, Actor, Producer, Director
Born Thursday 8 November 1956
Mark Haddon
7 quotes about books
English Novelist, Poet
Born Wednesday 26 September 1962
Janet Evanovich
5 quotes about books
American Writer, Author
Born Thursday 22 April 1943
Mark Millar
7 quotes about books
Scottish Writer, Author
Born Wednesday 24 December 1969
Jennifer Weiner
6 quotes about books
American Writer, Journalist, Producer
Born Saturday 28 March 1970
Jeffery Deaver
6 quotes about books
American Writer, Journalist
Born Saturday 6 May 1950

And after I compose my programs, but it is very easy because I look to the music in a very natural way without fuss, and so I look always music, in my home, like books and books and books, choose books and you read the pages, so I do this with music, and I make programs.

Victoria de los Angeles

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Books in a large university library system: 2,000,000. Books in an average large city library: 10,000. Average number of books in a chain bookstore: 30,000. Books in an average neighborhood branch library: 20,000.

Anthony Burgess

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Books are divided into two classes, the books of the hour and the books of all time.

John Ruskin

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Children will not pretend to be enjoying books, and they will not read books because they have been told that these books are good. They are looking for delight.

Helen Dunmore

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At the same time, I think books create a sort of network in the reader's mind, with one book reinforcing another. Some books form relationships. Other books stand in opposition. No two writers or readers have the same pattern of interaction.

Margaret Mahy

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All books are divisible into two classes, the books of the hour, and the books of all time.

John Ruskin

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Of all the ways of acquiring books, writing them oneself is regarded as the most praiseworthy method. Writers are really people who write books not because they are poor, but because they are dissatisfied with the books which they could buy but do not like.

Walter Benjamin

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My mother used to take my brother and me to get any books we wanted, but they were second hand books published in the '30s and '40s. I liked scary books.

Alejandro Amenabar

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I think that some books are more successful than others to certain readers. People who read my books for the humor, they're going to love one book. People who read my books for the mystery, they might not like that book quite as much.

Janet Evanovich

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Our mission, is to publish books on social and cultural issues, including books on law related to those areas. We are not looking for books on, say, tax policy, etc.

Thomas Spence

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I do send out information about my books. Very few people buy the books that way, but I always feel that if they want to know more about the process, they can get the information from my books.

Richard Curtis

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Never lend books, for no one ever returns them; the only books I have in my library are books that other folks have left me.

Anatole France

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Lists of books we reread and books we can't finish tell more about us than about the relative worth of the books themselves.

Russell Banks

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If you read my books, especially the Star Trek books and the Quest for Tomorrow books, you'll see in them the core theme of the basic humanistic questions that Star Trek asked.

William Shatner

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A house without books is like a room without windows. No man has a right to bring up his children without surrounding them with books, if he has the means to buy them.

Horace Mann

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To paint comic books as childish and illiterate is lazy. A lot of comic books are very literate - unlike most films.

Alan Moore

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I knew I would read all kinds of books and try to get at what it is that makes good writers good. But I made no promises that I would write books a lot of people would like to read.

Carl Sandburg

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Most books today seemed to have been written overnight from books read the day before.

Nicolas Chamfort

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There are people out there who will not read books, but somehow they'll read my books.

Chuck Palahniuk

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My mother is an artist, and I have a strong visual sense. I almost always choose the cover art for my books. I've learned that the more I collaborate, like by having someone do a soundtrack to one of my books, the more I see my own work differently.

Jeff Vandermeer

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