"Never chain your dogs together with sausages. One must accustom one's self to be bored."
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"Everyone is a bore to someone. That is unimportant. The things to avoid is being a bore to oneself."
"One thing I can say about George... he may not be able to keep a job, but he's not boring."
"I divide all readers into two classes: those who read to remember and those who read to forget."
"What gunpowder did for war the printing press has done for the mind."
"No one can read with profit that which he cannot learn to read with pleasure."
"No man understands a deep book until he has seen and lived at least part of its contents."
"With one day's reading a man may have the key in his hands."
"A wicked book cannot repent."
"The more sins you confess, the more books you will sell."
"There is no robber worse than a bad book."
"This book fills a much-needed gap."
"The book you don't read won't help."
"Miss a meal if you have to, but don't miss a book."
"Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it."
"Prerequisite for rereadability in books: that they be forgettable."
"A book worth reading is worth buying."
"You should read books like you take medicine, by advice, and not by advertisement."
"Be sure that you go to the author to get at his meaning, not to find yours."
"Books are divided into two classes, the books of the hour and the books of all time."
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