My Favorite Quotes

Happy Birthday, Doctor Seuss! As I am sure most of you know today is Read Across America Day. I loved this day as a kid. A day to celebrate books. I carried that love into adulthood and that is why this blog was born. To celebrate today I am going to share a few of my favorite book quotes.


“For how can one know color in perpetual green, and what good is warmth without cold to give it sweetness?” -John Steinbeck, Travels with Charley in Search of America

“East of the sun. West of the moon.” -Katherine Arden, The Bear in the Nightingale

“Because, in another place, I would not be the same person. I am my roots. My vegetables. My leaves and herbs. I know when they bloom, year after year. I know when they die and when they come back to life. For what I have down and nurtured all my life I shall remain to reap.” -Tim Westover, The Winter Sisters

“She was a creature of smoke and stars.”-Katherine Arden, The Girl in the Tower

“Not every flower belongs in every garden.” -Leigh Bardugo, Ninth House

And lastly, a quote from the great Dr. Seuss.

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

What are some of your favorite quotes? Let me know in the comments. Don’t forget to subsribe!

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