Reading is a means of
Reading is a means of thinking with another person’s mind; it forces you to stretch your own.
– Charles Scribner, Jr.
- Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. It is wholesome and bracing for the mind to have its faculties kept on the stretch. – Augustus Hare
- Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking. – Albert Einstein
- It’d be a terrific innovation if`you could get your mind to stretch a little further than the next wisecrack. – Katharine Hepburn
- I can’t find a person without some link to the armed forces! – Robyn Carr
- The U.S. Armed Forces are the best trained, best equipped fighting forces in the world. – Jim Walsh
- Reading means borrowing. – George Christoph
- I’ve never known any trouble that an hour’s reading didn’t assuage. – Charles
- Credit is a system whereby a person who can’t pay gets another person who can’t pay to guarantee that he can pay. – Charles Dickens
- Our thoughts are mainly controlled by our subconscious, which is largely formed before the age of 6, and you cannot change the subconscious mind by just thinking about it. That’s why the power of positive thinking will not work for most people. The subconscious mind is like a tape player. Until you change the tape,
- What I call my ‘self’ now is hardly a person at all. It’s mainly a meeting place for various natural forces, desires, and fears, etcetera, some of which come from my ancestors, and some from my education, some perhaps from devils. The self you were really intended to be is something that lives not from