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You Should Read More

Updated: May 2

Reading is Amazing


Reading is good for the soul.


Books make you laugh, cry, feel, dream, think and understand.

They increase emotional intelligence which can lead to more positive human interaction, which in turn can lower stress levels.

They help you believe in magic, romance, adventure and miracles.

They give you hope and faith.

They help your imagination.

They educate you and increase your general knowledge.

They expand your vocabulary.

They stimulate your brain.

They give you an escape from everyday life.

They act as a guide, teacher and friend.

They help you grow and to become wiser and more understanding.

Reading is said to delay or prevent the onset of dementia.

Words feed your brain, gives life to your mind.

Book Lover Quotes

Be inspired to read more and evolve...

Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. ―Joseph Addision

Think before you speak. Read before you think. ―Fran Lebowitz

A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one. ―George R.R. Martin

The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can’t read them. ―Mark Twain

I cannot remember the books I’ve read any more than the meals I have eaten; even so, they have made me. ―Ralph Waldo Emerson

Books may well be the only true magic. —Alice Hoffman

There is no friend as loyal as a book. —Ernest Hemingway

That’s the thing about books. They let you travel without moving your feet. —Jhumpa Lahiri, The Namesake

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go. —Dr. Seuss, I Can Read with My Eyes Shut!

A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. —George R. R. Martin, A Dance with Dragons

We read to know that we are not alone. —C. S.

When I look back, I am so impressed again with the life-giving power of literature. If I were a young person today, trying to gain a sense of myself in the world, I would do that again by reading, just as I did when I was young. —Maya Angelou

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