Books Quotes, Sayings about books

What holy cities are to nomadic tribes a symbol of race and a bond of union great books are to the wandering souls of men: they are the Meccas of the mind.
– G.E. Woodberry

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Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill.
– Barbara Tuchman

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