Nothing Can Compete With A Good Book

Old fashioned entertainment for the nerd in the crowd

Enjoying a good non-electronic read on the ride home





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Books think for me. - Charles Lamb

So many books, so little time. - Frank Zappa

Years teach us more than books. - Berthold Auerbach

I read part of it all the way through. - Samuel Goldwyn

Books and chocolate make life bearable. - Unknown

Never read a book that is not a year old. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Let blockheads read what blockheads wrote. - Warren Buffet

I'm quite illiterate, but I read a lot. - J.D. Salinger

Every man is a volume, if you how to read him. - W. E. Channing

A room without books is like a body without a soul. - Marcus Tullius Cicero

I wanna read ya something right out of the allamac. - Archie Bunker

There is creative reading as well as creative writing. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

A classic is a book which people praise and don't read. - Mark Twain

The best books... are those that tell you what you know already. - George Orwell

We shouldn't teach great books; we should teach a love of reading. - B.F. Skinner

There is no surer way to misread any document than to read it literally. - Learned Hand

Books are no different from goats - they enjoy an afternoon out on the lawn. - Kate Bernheimer

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

Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person. - Chanakya

Make it simple. Make it memorable. Make it inviting to look at. Make it fun to read. - Leo Burnett

The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who cannot read them. - Mark Twain

It's not the cost of the book. It's what it may cost you not to buy and read it. - Jim Rohn

If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all. - Oscar Wilde

It's not uncommon to see kids on the school bus reading books and doing homework on the bus. - Anthony Amero

Anyone who says businessmen deal in facts, not fiction, has never read old five-year projections. - Malcolm Forbes

I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train. - Oscar Wilde

I took a speed reading course and read "War and Peace" in twenty minutes. It involves Russia. - Woody Allen

It is with books as with men: a very small number play a great part, the rest are lost in the multitude. - Voltaire

Parents should leave books lying around marked "forbidden" if they want their children to read. - Doris Lessing

If you don’t read the newspaper you are uninformed. If you do read the newspaper you are misinformed. - Mark Twain

If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking. - Haruki Murakami

Old age is when you resent the swimsuit issue of Sports Illustrated because there are fewer articles to read. - George Burns

The minute you read something that you can't understand, you can almost be sure that it was drawn up by a lawyer. - Will Rogers

Beware the stories you read or tell: subtly, at night, beneath the waters of consciousness, they are altering your world. - Ben Okri

When I read something saying I've not done anything as good as Catch-22 I'm tempted to reply, "Who has?" - Joseph Heller

Did you read about Starbucks? No more "Merry Christmas" at Starbucks. No more. Maybe we should boycott Starbucks. - Donald Trump

There's a limit to how many times you can read how great you are and what an inspiration you are, but I'm not there yet. - Randy Pausch

If you think that praise is due, now's the time to show it, 'cause a man can't read his tombstone when he's dead. - Unknown

If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales. - Albert Einstein

Meditation here may think down hours to moments. Here the heart may give a useful lesson to the head and learning wiser grow without his books. - William Cowper


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15-Aug-2018