Showing posts with label Reading. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Reading. Show all posts
“News is what a chap who doesn't care much about anything wants to read. And it's only news until he's read it. After that it's dead.”Evelyn Waugh (1903 – 66) British satirist and novelist
News Quotes - Evelyn Waugh

News Quotes - Evelyn Waugh

“News is what a chap who doesn't care much about anything wants to read. And it's only news until he's read it. After that it's dead.”Evelyn Waugh (1903 – 66) British satirist and novelist
“If you would not be forgottenAs soon as you are dead and rotten,Either write things worth reading,Or do things worth the writing.”Benjamin Franklin (1706 – 90) U.S. scientist, politician, and diplomat
Writing - Quotes - Benjamin Franklin

Writing - Quotes - Benjamin Franklin

“If you would not be forgottenAs soon as you are dead and rotten,Either write things worth reading,Or do things worth the writing.”Benjamin Franklin (1706 – 90) U.S. scientist, politician, and diplomat
“There are three infallible ways of pleasing an author, and the three form a rising scale of compliment: 1, to tell him you have read one of his books; 2, to tell him you have read all his books; 3, to ask him to let you read the manuscript of his forthcoming book. No. 1 admits you to his respect; No. 2 admits you to his admiration; No. 3 carries you clear into his heart.”Mark Twain (1835 – 1910
Writing - Author Quotes - Mark Twain

Writing - Author Quotes - Mark Twain

“There are three infallible ways of pleasing an author, and the three form a rising scale of compliment: 1, to tell him you have read one of his books; 2, to tell him you have read all his books; 3, to ask him to let you read the manuscript of his forthcoming book. No. 1 admits you to his respect; No. 2 admits you to his admiration; No. 3 carries you clear into his heart.”Mark Twain (1835 – 1910
“I read the newspaper avidly. It is my one form of continuous fiction.”Aneurin Bevan (1897 – 1960) British politician and socialist
Newspaper Quotes - Aneurin Bevan

Newspaper Quotes - Aneurin Bevan

“I read the newspaper avidly. It is my one form of continuous fiction.”Aneurin Bevan (1897 – 1960) British politician and socialist