Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. —Joseph Addison

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Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.


English essayist, poet, playwright and politician.


Jogendra from Berhampur OCTOBER 2, 2016
Reading is the best hobby.

Bayo from Port-Harcourt JULY 15, 2016
And the more you exercise the mind the more effective and efficient it becomes. Genius are made not born

Lydia from New Orleans JUNE 24, 2016
My father would agree he absolutely loved books and he made sure we did also

Gary from So Cal JUNE 22, 2016
Wonderful quote!!

Elle from Palm Springs, CA JUNE 22, 2016
I am reading several books right now---zen!

A day without laughter is a day wasted.

 —Charlie Chaplin
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go. —Theodor Seuss Geisel
Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict. —William Ellery Channing
Nobody grows old by merely living a number of years. People grow old by deserting their ideals. Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up wrinkles the soul. —Douglas MacArthur
Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope. —Maya Angelou
The root of all health is in the brain. The trunk of it is in emotion. The branches and leaves are the body. The flower of health blooms when all parts work together. —Kurdish saying
I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character. —Martin Luther King, Jr.
A leader is someone willing to give his strength to others so that they may have the strength to stand on their own. —Beth Revis
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live. —Jim Rohn
The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit. —Nelson Henderson
Integrity is choosing courage over comfort; choosing what is right over what is fun, fast, or easy; and choosing to practice our values rather than simply professing them. —Brené Brown
Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding. —Albert Einstein
Today, give yourself permission to be outrageously kind, irrationally warm, improbably generous. I promise it will be a blast. —Sasha Dichter
And in the end it's not the years in your life that count; it's the life in your years.  —Abraham Lincoln
Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn. —Harriet Beecher Stowe
We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do. —Mother Teresa

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