Reasons to Read

Reasons to Read

“Since it takes about eight hours to read a novel, and a novel costs about $10, then it's a relatively inexpensive hobby for working people, especially if you read on a Kindle. Well, at least, it's cheaper than going to the movies.”
Anonymous

“Reading makes you smarter . . . that alone should convince you to read.”
Anonymous

“Reading is sexy. Don't you want to make love to somebody who's been reading? She may have just read something touching or something happy or something sad or something romantic. Whatever it is, you'll find out.”
C.Drying

“You don't have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.”
Ray Bradbury

“Read a book and then write about it in a journal. Repeat this process and never stop. You'll become a fascinating person, but you will become a hermit as well, and then no one may ever know how fascinating you are until that handsome prince or beautiful princess comes along to take you to his or her enchanted castle and to make passionate love to you and to shower you with gifts and . . . Whoops! See what happens when a writer tries to convince people to read.”
C.Drying