Why You Should Read a Book: The Importance of Literacy

Every quote speaks to my life!! #BookNerd

Denise Nichole Andrews

From one book nerd to another! Here are six quotes to motivate you to read!

“Some say they get lost in books, but I find myself, again and again, in the pages of a good book. Humanly speaking, there is no greater teacher, no greater therapist, no greater healer of the soul, than a well-stocked library.”

-L.R. Knost

“You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read. It was books that taught me that the things that tormented me most were the very things that connected me with all the people who were alive, or who had ever been alive.”

-James Baldwin

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

-Frederick Douglass

“People don’t realize how a man’s whole life can be changed one book.”

-Malcolm X

“Literacy is a bridge from misery to hope. It is a…

View original post 170 more words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.