Quotes: book

Quotes 106 till 120 of 485.

  • George Gurdjieff
    George Gurdjieff
    Russian teacher and writer 1873-1949
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    Every ceremony or rite has a value if it is performed without alteration. A ceremony is a book in which a great deal is written. Anyone who understands can read it. One rite often contains more than a hundred books.
  • Britney Spears
    Britney Spears
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    Every night, I have to read a book, so that my mind will stop thinking about things that I stress about.
  • Bruce Vilanch
    Bruce Vilanch
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    Every single line on the Oscar show is negotiated. Unless you've been there, you have no idea how it is put together. It's like nothing else on earth. I'm writing a book about it, but I have to throw in my sexual escapades to make sure it sells.
  • Alice Hoffman
    Alice Hoffman
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    Every time I finish a book, I forget everything I learned writing it - the information just disappears out of my head.
  • Salman Rushdie
    Salman Rushdie
    Engels writer 1948-
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    Every time you finish a book, you have a terrible feeling that there's just never going to be another one. But fortunately, so far, the next one has always shown up.
  • Carl Hiaasen
    Carl Hiaasen
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    Everybody's idea of a great book is different, of course. For me it's one that makes my jaw drop on every page, the writing is so original.
  • Madonna
    Madonna
    American musician, singer and actress 1958-
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    Everyone probably thinks that I'm a raving nymphomaniac, that I have an insatiable sexual appetite, when the truth is I'd rather read a book.
  • Brendan Gleeson
    Brendan Gleeson
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    Everyone's waiting for the seventh book, and looking at each other saying, 'Oh, I wonder will I be in the running?
  • Everything in the world exists to end up in a book.
  • Richard Bach
    Richard Bach
    American author 1936-
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    Everything in this book may be wrong. [The Savior's Manual]
  • Thomas à Kempis
    Thomas à Kempis
    German theologian 1380-1471
    Thomas à Kempis
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    Everywhere I have sought rest and not found it, except sitting in a corner by myself with a little book.
  • John W. Foster
    John W. Foster
    American diplomat and military 1836-1917
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    Few are sufficiently sensible of the importance of that economy in reading which selects, almost exclusively, the very first order of books. Why, except for some special reason, read an inferior book, at the very time you might be reading one of the highest order?
  • Brooks Robinson
    Brooks Robinson
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    Fifty years from now I'll be just three inches of type in a record book.
  • Igor Stravinsky
    Igor Stravinsky
    Russian composer 1882-1971
    Igor Stravinsky
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    Film music should have the same relationship to the film drama that somebody's piano playing in my living room has to the book I am reading.
  • Anne Rice
    Anne Rice
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    First-person narrators is the way I know how to write a book with the greatest power and chance of artistic success.