„Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.“

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„You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child.“

— Dr. Seuss American children's writer and illustrator, co-founder of Beginner Books 1904 - 1991

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„When you read the sacred Scriptures, or any other book, never think how you read, but what you read.“

— John Philip Kemble British actor-manager 1757 - 1823
Reported in Josiah Hotchkiss Gilbert, Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895), p. 40.

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„In a sense, one can never read the book that the author originally wrote, and one can never read the same book twice.“

— Edmund Wilson American writer, literary and social critic, and noted man of letters 1895 - 1972
The Triple Thinkers (1938) [Oxford University Press, 1948], Preface, p. ix

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