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LITERACY QUOTATIONS
“I do believe something magical can happen when you read a good book.”

J.K. Rowling

“To encourage literature and the arts is a duty which every good citizen owes to his country.”

George Washington

“She read books as one would breathe air, to fill up and live.”

Annie Dillard

“life, seek the company of a friendly book… from the reading of ‘good books’ there comes a richness of life that can be obtained in no other way.”

Gordon B. Hinckley

“The first time I read an excellent book, it is to me just as if I had gained a new friend.”

Oliver Goldsmith

“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

“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”

Marcus Tullius Cicero

“A book is a dream that you hold in your hand.”

Neil Gaiman

“Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.”

Charles William Eliot

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

Joseph Addison

“A book is a device to ignite the imagination.”

Alan Bennet

“Reading is a way for me to expand my mind, open my eyes, and fill up my heart.”

Oprah Winfrey

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Lillian from Garner AUGUST 26, 2014
Good decisions