QUOTES FOR LITERACY DAY

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” – Dr. Seuss

“Literacy is a bridge from misery to hope.” – Kofi Annan

“There is no substitute for books in the life of a child.” – May Ellen Chase

“Reading is essential for those who seek to rise above the ordinary.” – Jim Rohn

“The ability to read, write and analyze; the confidence to stand up and demand justice and equality; the qualifications and connections to get your foot in the door and take your seat at the table—all of that starts with education.” – Michelle Obama

“Literacy is not a luxury, it is a right and a responsibility.” – Hillary Clinton

“Books are a uniquely portable magic.” – Stephen King

“The more you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” – Dr. Seuss

“Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.” – Frederick Douglass

“A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies… The man who never reads lives only one.” – George R.R. Martin

“Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.” – Joseph Addison

“The book to read is not the one that thinks for you but the one which makes you think.” – Harper Lee

“No matter how busy you may think you are, you must find time for reading, or surrender yourself to self-chosen ignorance.” – Confucius

“Reading is dreaming with open eyes.” – Anissa Trisdianty

“I have always imagined that paradise will be a kind of library.” – Jorge Luis Borges POSITIVE QUOTES FOR LEARNING

“There is no friend as loyal as a book.” – Ernest Hemingway

“Literacy is a bridge from misery to hope. It is a tool for daily life in modern society… For everyone, everywhere, literacy is, along with education in general, a basic human right…. Literacy is, finally, the road to human progress and the means through which every man, woman and child can realize his or her full potential.” – Kofi Annan

“A book is a gift you can open again and again.” – Garrison Keillor

“Reading is the key that opens doors to many good things in life. Reading shaped my dreams, and more reading helped me make my dreams come true.” – Ruth Bader Ginsburg

“Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.” – Charles William Eliot

“Literacy is the road to human progress and the means through which every man, woman and child can realize their full potential.” – Kofi Annan

“Reading is a way for me to expand my mind, open my eyes, and fill up my heart.” – Oprah Winfrey

“Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. They are home.” – Anna Quindlen

“A ship that remain in the harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.” – John A. Shedd

“Reading is not just an escape. It is access to a better way of life.” – Karla McKay

“You can find magic wherever you look. Sit back and relax, all you need is a book.” – Dr. Seuss

“Reading gives us someplace to go when we have to stay where we are.” – Mason Cooley

“Books allow us to live a thousand lives in one lifetime.” – Cassandra Clare

“Reading is like breathing in, writing is like breathing out.” – Pam Allyn