There's many a bestseller that could have been prevented by a good teacher.
The covers of this book are too far apart. -Ambrose Bierce quotes
From the moment I picked your book up until I laid it down I was convulsed with laughter. Someday I intend reading it. -Groucho Marx
Thank you for sending me a copy of your book - I'll waste no time reading it. -Hadas
Never lend books, for no one ever returns them. The only books I have in my library are books that other folks have leant me. -Anatole France
Someday I hope to write a book where the royalties will pay for the copies I give away. -Clarence Darrow
Everything comes to him who waits, except a loaned book. -Kin Hubbard
Never judge a book by its movie. -J.W. Eagan
This paperback is very interesting, but I find it will never replace a hardcover book -- it makes a very poor doorstop. -Alfred Hitchcock
There are two motives for reading a book: one, that you enjoy it; the other, that you can boast about it. -Bertrand Russell
Every night, I have to read a book, so that my mind will stop thinking about things that I stress about. -Britney Spears
Americans like fat books and thin women. -Russell Baker
If my books had been any worse, I should not have been invited to Hollywood, and if they had been any better, I should not have come.
It had been startling and disappointing to me to find out that story books had been written by people, that books were not natural wonders, coming of themselves like grass. -Eudora Welty
For though he'd very little Latin beyond 'Cave canem,' he had, as a young dog, devoured Shakespeare (in a tasty leather binding). -Dodie Smith
This is not a novel to be tossed aside lightly. It should be thrown with great force. -Dorothy Parker
One always tends to overpraise a long book because one has got through it.
-E. M. Forster
I hate books; they only teach us to talk about things we know nothing about.
My sole literary ambition is to write one good novel, then retire to my hut in the desert, assume the lotus position, compose my mind and senses, and sink into meditation, contemplating my novel. -Edward Abbey