The Gift of Reading
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What an ideal time of year to remember just how special the gift of reading is!
To close 2016, here are a few thoughts about the wonder of books and reading. Enjoy!!
“A book is a gift you can open again and again.” – Garrison Keillor
“Books are a uniquely portable magic.” – Stephen King
“So many books, so little time.” – Frank Zappa
“A book is a dream you hold in your hand.” – Neil Gaiman
“You can find magic wherever you look. Sit back and relax, all you need is a book.” – Dr. Seuss
“I cannot live without books.” – Thomas Jefferson
“I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.” – Groucho Marx
“One of the greatest gifts adults can give – to their offspring and to their society – is to read to children.” – Carl Sagan
“A book is a device to ignite the imagination.” – Alan Bennett
“Turn the pages of your imagination…READ!” – Author unknown
“The greatest gift of all is a passion for reading.” – Elizabeth Hardwick
RIF-Honolulu wishes you holidays filled with joy and a 2017 filled with great books!