We read to know we are not alone.
(November 29, 1898 - November 22, 1963)
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
(March 02, 1904 - September 24, 1991)
To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out is a spark.
(February 26, 1802 - May 22, 1885)
Reading is a means of thinking with another person's mind; it forces you to stretch your own.
Charles Scribner, Jr.
Every man who knows how to read has it in his power to magnify himself, to multiply the ways in which he exists, to make his life full, significant and interesting
(July 26, 1894 - November 22, 1963)
Violence is a calm that disturbs you.
(December 19, 1910 - April 15, 1986)
I did what I had to do. Play as hard as I can until the last minute. I knew we weren't going to win the hockey game ... It might be a long series. Every shift can mean a lot later on.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.