Quotations that match 'reading'.I don't think anyone wants a reader to be completely lost - certainly not to the point of giving up - but there's something to be said for a book that isn't instantly disposable, that rewards a second reading.
[ Anyone Book Certainly Completely Disposable Giving Instantly Lost Point Reader Reading Rewards Said Second Something Think Up Wants]
The attitude of the actor is his interpretation of what he reads, and the written word is what creates the role in the actor's mind, and I guess in reading the things that were given to me, I reacted as you guys saw me, you know.
[ Actor Attitude Creates Given Guess Guys His Interpretation Know Mind Reacted Reading Reads Role Saw Things Were Word Written]
All I know for certain is that reading is of the most intense importance to me; if I were not able to read, to revisit old favorites and experiment with names new to me, I would be starved - probably too starved to go on writing myself.
[ Able Certain Experiment Favorites Go Importance Intense Know Most Myself Names New Old Probably Read Reading Revisit Starved Too Were Would Writing]
He didn't say that. He was reading what was given to him in a speech.
[ Given Him Reading Say Speech]
I have been reading scripts, going to auditions and looking for the right opportunities.
[ Auditions Been Going Looking Opportunities Reading Right Scripts]
I love comics. All I've been doing is reading every day, sitting in the house. Because I've not been feeling too good, so I've been reading and reading.
[ Because Been Comics Day Doing Every Feeling Good House Love Reading Sitting Too]
I think for anybody reading the book they're going to get an idea in their heads of all those characters, and I think that once that gets fixed, it's quite hard to shake.
[ Anybody Book Characters Fixed Get Gets Going Hard Heads Idea Once Quite Reading Shake Their Think Those]
Rumors of sneezing, kissing, tears, sweat, and saliva spreading AIDS caused people to panic.
[ Aids Caused Kissing Panic Rumors Saliva Sneezing Spreading Sweat Tears]
I am 82 years old. I imagine that I will keep on writing as long as anyone wants to keep reading.
[ Am Anyone Imagine Keep Long Old Reading Wants Will Writing Years]
From the moment I picked your book up until I laid it down, I was convulsed with laughter. Someday I intend reading it.
[ Book Down Intend Laid Laughter Moment Picked Reading Someday Until Up Your]
I don't particularly dislike any kind of person that might be reading my stuff. They like it and that's cool, but I don't do the work for any kind of group in particular, except for hobos, who just plain kick ass and light up my life.
[ Any Ass Cool Dislike Except Group Just Kick Kind Life Light Might Particular Particularly Person Plain Reading Stuff Up Work]
It's always hard when you're playing someone for a lot of people out there who are going to see the movie after reading the books. There's a communion between a reader and the writer, so people will have an idea who Sirius Black is and I might not be everyone's idea of that.
[ After Always Between Black Books Communion Everyone Going Hard Idea Lot Might Movie Out Playing Reader Reading See Someone Will Writer]
Reading is a basic tool in the living of a good life.
[ Basic Good Life Living Reading Tool]
Nothing more rapidly inclines a person to go into a monastery than reading a book on etiquette. There are so many trivial ways in which it is possible to commit some social sin.
[ Book Commit Etiquette Go Inclines Into Many Monastery More Nothing Person Possible Rapidly Reading Sin Social Some Than Trivial Ways Which]
People really want to think that these things really happened. I don't know why that important, but I know that when I finish reading a novel or something, I want to know how much of that really happened to this author.
[ Author Finish Happened How Important Know Much Novel Reading Really Something These Things Think Want Why]
Now that I'm taking some time off from school, I've been reading a lot to make sure I don't forget everything. It's mostly classics and nonfiction accounts from actors, directors and writers from the '40s and '50s.
[ Accounts Actors Been Classics Directors Everything Forget Lot Make Mostly Nonfiction Now Off Reading School Some Sure Taking Time Writers]
In reading, a lonely quiet concert is given to our minds; all our mental faculties will be present in this symphonic exaltation.
[ Concert Exaltation Faculties Given Lonely Mental Minds Our Present Quiet Reading Symphonic Will]
I think many people were surprised by the victory of the Congress, because it was really hard to see beyond the sort of haze of hatred that the Hindu nationalists had been spreading.
[ Because Been Beyond Congress Had Hard Hatred Haze Hindu Many Nationalists Really See Sort Spreading Surprised Think Victory Were]
Reading is a discount ticket to everywhere.
[ Discount Everywhere Reading Ticket]
I think that is where poetry reading becomes such an individual thing. I mean I have friend who like poets who just don't say anything to me at all, I mean they seem to me rather ordinary and pedestrian.
[ Anything Becomes Friend Individual Just Mean Ordinary Pedestrian Poetry Poets Rather Reading Say Seem Such Thing Think Where]
This outfit called Los Angeles Theatre Works does readings of plays.
[ Angeles Called Does Los Outfit Plays Readings Theatre Works]
No entertainment is so cheap as reading, nor any pleasure so lasting.
[ Any Cheap Entertainment Lasting Nor Pleasure Reading]
I am re-reading Henry James as a change from history. I began with Daisy Miller, and I've just finished Washington Square. What a brilliant, painful book.
[ Am Began Book Brilliant Change Daisy Finished Henry History James Just Miller Painful Re-Reading Square Washington]
I wanted to be an artist. I was studying art. I wanted to be a great painter. When I went into the Navy, there wasn't much to draw at sea. So I began writing, and I began reading a lot.
[ Art Artist Began Draw Great Into Lot Much Navy Painter Reading Sea Studying Wanted Went Writing]
It is the same with revolution; so long as the proper spirit is spreading amongst our young men, we are satisfied that it spreads without bombast or parade.
[ Amongst Long Men Our Parade Proper Revolution Same Satisfied Spirit Spreading Spreads Without Young]
The reading or non-reading a book will never keep down a single petticoat.
[ Book Down Keep Never Reading Single Will]
Reading is like the sex act - done privately, and often in bed.
[ Act Bed Done Often Privately Reading Sex]
But at the same time, never having final cut before, I really learned an interesting thing for any studio executive who is reading this: that if a director has final cut, it's actually easier and more interesting to listen to notes.
[ Actually Any Before Cut Director Easier Executive Final Having Interesting Learned Listen More Never Notes Reading Really Same Studio Thing Time]
In our fathers' time nothing was read but books of feigned chivalry, wherein a man by reading should be led to none other end, but only to manslaughter and bawdry.
[ Books Chivalry End Fathers Led Man None Nothing Only Other Our Read Reading Should Time Wherein]
In some areas I am more noted for reading then I am for cookies!
[ Am Areas Cookies More Noted Reading Some Then]
I have not placed reading before praying because I regard it more important, but because, in order to pray aright, we must understand what we are praying for.
[ Aright Because Before Important More Must Order Placed Pray Praying Reading Regard Understand]
Beauty can't amuse you, but brainwork - reading, writing, thinking - can.
[ Amuse Beauty Reading Thinking Writing]
There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them.
[ Books Burning Crimes Reading Than Them Worse]
English should be our official language. Reading and speaking English are requirements to become a citizen.
[ Become Citizen English Language Official Our Reading Requirements Should Speaking]
I wish thee as much pleasure in the reading, as I had in the writing.
[ Had Much Pleasure Reading Thee Wish Writing]
If ever we had proof that our nation's pollution laws aren't working, it's reading the list of industrial chemicals in the bodies of babies who have not yet lived outside the womb.
[ Babies Bodies Chemicals Ever Had Industrial Laws List Lived Nation Our Outside Pollution Proof Reading Womb Working Yet]
The decision to write in prose instead of poetry is made more by the readers than by writers. Almost no one is interested in reading narrative in verse.
[ Almost Decision Instead Interested Made More Narrative Poetry Prose Readers Reading Than Verse Write Writers]
One way of reading my life is that I have been in constant search for a father.
[ Been Constant Father Life Reading Search Way]
After the writer's death, reading his journal is like receiving a long letter.
[ After Death His Journal Letter Long Reading Receiving Writer]
Once in a while you start having second thoughts, then you read a letter from someone that lifts your spirits so much - it really makes a huge difference. I love reading them.
[ Difference Having Huge Letter Lifts Love Makes Much Once Read Reading Really Second Someone Spirits Start Them Then Thoughts While Your]
I can't talk about foreign policy like anyone who's spent their life reading and learning foreign policy. But as a citizen in a democracy, it's very important that I participate in that.
[ Anyone Citizen Democracy Foreign Important Learning Life Participate Policy Reading Spent Talk Their Very]
My reading is always about musical biographies. I have an innate interest and passion for that.
[ Always Biographies Innate Interest Musical Passion Reading]
Reading - the best state yet to keep absolute loneliness at bay.
[ Absolute Bay Best Keep Loneliness Reading State Yet]
You must consider, when reading this treatise, that mental perception, because connected with matter, is subject to conditions similar to those to which physical perception is subject.
[ Because Conditions Connected Consider Matter Mental Must Perception Physical Reading Similar Subject Those Treatise Which]
I enjoyed reading all the classic authors like Isaac Asimov and Bradbury.
[ Asimov Authors Classic Enjoyed Isaac Reading]
Thank you for sending me a copy of your book - I'll waste no time reading it.
[ Book Copy Reading Sending Thank Time Waste Your]
Of course a poem is a two-way street. No poem is any good if it doesn't suggest to the reader things from his own mind and recollection that he will read into it, and will add to what the poet has suggested. But I do think poetry readings are very important.
[ Add Any Course Good His Important Into Mind Own Poem Poet Poetry Read Reader Readings Recollection Street Suggest Suggested Things Think Two-Way Very Will]
Reading, like writing, is a creative act. If readers only bring a narrow range of themselves to the book, then they'll only see their narrow range reflected in it.
[ Act Book Bring Creative Narrow Only Range Readers Reading Reflected See Their Themselves Then Writing]
If a spectator with a philosophical mind, somebody accustomed to reading books, gets the same kind of information in a movie, he might not fully understand it.
[ Accustomed Books Fully Gets Information Kind Might Mind Movie Philosophical Reading Same Somebody Spectator Understand]
Television has done much for psychiatry by spreading information about it, as well as contributing to the need for it.
[ Contributing Done Information Much Need Psychiatry Spreading Television Well]
I was taught a lot of Bible at home and had a voracious appetite for reading the Bible.
[ Appetite Bible Had Home Lot Reading Taught Voracious]
I grew up reading Shakespeare and Mark Twain.
[ Grew Mark Reading Shakespeare Twain Up]
When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading.
[ Drinking Evils Gave Read Reading Up]
I began as a boy with artistic talent... as a visual artist... I thought that was what I'd become and in my late teens drifted into reading serious literature.
[ Artist Artistic Become Began Boy Drifted Into Late Literature Reading Serious Talent Teens Thought Visual]
The unread story is not a story; it is little black marks on wood pulp. The reader, reading it, makes it live: a live thing, a story.
[ Black Little Live Makes Marks Pulp Reader Reading Story Thing Unread Wood]
Well, I think again, the worst part of it was just leading up to it, before we got on set, at least for me... dreading this idea that I was just going to suck and I really had strong feelings about that. I just didn't want to be that weak link.
[ Again Before Dreading Feelings Going Got Had Idea Just Leading Least Link Part Really Set Strong Suck Think Up Want Weak Well Worst]
My free time at home is usually spent emailing, listening to music, reading and talking on the phone. I wish I was on the phone less, but I have been fortunate to stay in touch with so many incredible friends.
[ Been Fortunate Free Friends Home Incredible Less Listening Many Music Phone Reading Spent Stay Talking Time Touch Usually Wish]
The books that help you most are those which make you think that most. The hardest way of learning is that of easy reading; but a great book that comes from a great thinker is a ship of thought, deep freighted with truth and beauty.
[ Beauty Book Books Comes Deep Easy Freighted Great Hardest Help Learning Make Most Reading Ship Think Thinker Those Thought Truth Way Which]
Newspaper readership is declining like crazy. In fact, there's a good chance that nobody is reading my column.
[ Chance Column Crazy Declining Fact Good Newspaper Nobody Readership Reading]
Any reading not of a vicious species must be a good substitute for the amusements too apt to fill up the leisure of the labouring classes.
[ Amusements Any Apt Classes Fill Good Labouring Leisure Must Reading Species Substitute Too Up Vicious]
As a child, I read science fiction, but from the very beginnings of my reading for pleasure, I read a lot of non-fictional history, particularly historical biography.
[ Beginnings Biography Child Fiction Historical History Lot Particularly Pleasure Read Reading Science Very]
The importance and influence of books on me has been cumulative: the result of hearing and reading lots of stories about interesting people and places.
[ Been Books Cumulative Hearing Importance Influence Interesting Lots Places Reading Result Stories]
I wrote some bad poetry that I published in North African journals, but even as I withdrew into this reading, I also led the life of a kind of young hooligan.
[ African Also Bad Even Into Journals Kind Led Life North Poetry Published Reading Some Withdrew Wrote Young]
To describe my scarce leisure time in today's terms, I always default to reading.
[ Always Default Describe Leisure Reading Scarce Terms Time Today]
Criticism starts - it has to start - with a real passion for reading. It can come in adolescence, even in your twenties, but you must fall in love with poems.
[ Adolescence Come Criticism Even Fall Love Must Passion Poems Reading Real Start Starts Twenties Your]
Watching a movie from beginning to end is like reading, because even though what you see are images, they are telling you a story.
[ Because Beginning End Even Images Movie Reading See Story Telling Though Watching]
Stephen Hawking said he spent most of his first couple of years at Cambridge reading science fiction (and I believe that, because his grades weren't all that great).
[ Because Believe Cambridge Couple Fiction First Grades Great Hawking His Most Reading Said Science Spent Stephen Weren Years]
Some of the most famous books are the least worth reading. Their fame was due to their having done something that needed to be doing in their day. The work is done and the virtue of the book has expired.
[ Book Books Day Doing Done Due Expired Fame Famous Having Least Most Needed Reading Some Something Their Virtue Work Worth]
From reading too much, and sleeping too little, his brain dried up on him and he lost his judgment.
[ Brain Dried Him His Judgment Little Lost Much Reading Sleeping Too Up]
I started to send my work to journals when I was 26, which was just a question of when I got the courage up. They were mostly journals I had been reading for the previous six or seven years.
[ Been Courage Got Had Journals Just Mostly Previous Question Reading Send Seven Six Started Up Were Which Work Years]
At painful times, when composition is impossible and reading is not enough, grammars and dictionaries are excellent for distraction.
[ Composition Dictionaries Distraction Enough Excellent Impossible Painful Reading Times]
The greatest gift is a passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts, it excites, it gives you knowledge of the world and experience of a wide kind. It is a moral illumination.
[ Cheap Consoles Distracts Excites Experience Gift Gives Greatest Illumination Kind Knowledge Moral Passion Reading Wide World]
I wish in my own mind I were more definite - that I was absolutely convinced I'd never direct someone else's script, but I keep reading scripts, because I might find something.
[ Absolutely Because Convinced Definite Direct Else Find Keep Might Mind More Never Own Reading Script Scripts Someone Something Were Wish]
Imagine - four years you could have spent travelling around Europe meeting people, or going to the Far East of Africa or India, meeting people, exchanging ideas, reading all you wanted to anyway, and instead I wasted it at Roosevelt.
[ Africa Anyway Around Could East Europe Exchanging Far Four Going Ideas Imagine India Instead Meeting Reading Roosevelt Spent Travelling Wanted Wasted Years]
There are a couple of carp fishing books I've been reading. I'm very interested in that line of books, because I think they write very well, carp anglers, about the general environment.
[ Because Been Books Carp Couple Environment Fishing General Interested Line Reading Think Very Well Write]
The joke in our family is that we can cry reading the phone book. Family
[ Book Cry Family Joke Our Phone Reading]
Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I will rather say more necessary because health is worth more than learning. Fitness
[ Afternoon Because Exercise Health Learning Leave More Necessary Rather Reading Recreation Say Than Which Will Worth]
Most people go through life dreading they'll have a traumatic experience. Freaks were born with their trauma. They've already passed their test in life. They're aristocrats.
[ Already Aristocrats Born Dreading Experience Freaks Go Life Most Passed Test Their Through Trauma Traumatic Were]
I have always loved reading, so was interested in the literary world, and took many literary portraits.
[ Always Interested Literary Loved Many Portraits Reading Took World]
And all of Laura's stuff, what they wrote originally wasn't as good and Constance wound up doing that herself. That was all her stuff, reading to the child, because she had children herself and that's what she would have done.
[ Because Child Children Doing Done Good Had Her Herself Laura Originally Reading She Stuff Up Would Wound Wrote]
I read all the time. I was reading a book I admire very much by Alice McDermot called Charming Billy.
[ Admire Alice Billy Book Called Charming Much Read Reading Time Very]
An hour or two spent in writing from dictation, another hour or two in reading aloud, a little geography and a little history and a little physics made the day pass busily.
[ Aloud Another Busily Day Dictation Geography History Hour Little Made Pass Physics Reading Spent Two Writing]
I was reading a book... 'the history of glue' - I couldn't put it down.
[ Book Down Glue History Put Reading]
For we can affirm with a good conscience that we have, after reading the Holy Scripture, applied ourselves and yet daily apply ourselves to the extent that the grace of the Lord permits to inquiry into and investigation of the consensus of the true and purer antiquity.
[ Affirm After Antiquity Applied Apply Conscience Consensus Daily Extent Good Grace Holy Inquiry Into Investigation Lord Ourselves Permits Purer Reading Scripture True Yet]
He has only half learned the art of reading who has not added to it the more refined art of skipping and skimming.
[ Added Art Half Learned More Only Reading Refined Skipping]
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
[ Any Book Child Continuing Deep Form Good Habit Helps Him His Make Needs Reading]
Poetry seems to sink into us the way prose doesn't. I can still quote verses I learned when I was very young, but I have trouble remembering one line of a novel I just finished reading.
[ Finished Into Just Learned Line Novel Poetry Prose Quote Reading Remembering Seems Sink Still Trouble Us Verses Very Way Young]
I love doing normal things - movies, shopping, going out with friends, writing, reading, taking hot bubble baths - that's a big one for relaxation. I also love to go to art and history museums.
[ Also Art Baths Big Bubble Doing Friends Go Going History Hot Love Movies Museums Normal Out Reading Relaxation Shopping Taking Things Writing]
I was at a benefit for some imprisoned students in the '60s at San Francisco State, and there were lots of poets reading for the benefit: one was Elizabeth Bishop.
[ Benefit Bishop Elizabeth Francisco Imprisoned Lots Poets Reading San Some State Students Were]
As a rule it usually takes three or four readings for me to be interested in a script, and if I'm interested I'll read it three or four times before I make a strong decision.
[ Before Decision Four Interested Make Read Readings Rule Script Strong Takes Three Times Usually]
The first reading of a Will, where a person dies worth anything considerable, generally affords a true test of the relations' love to the deceased.
[ Affords Anything Considerable Deceased Dies First Generally Love Person Reading Relations Test True Where Will Worth]
Some of the things you read you get an immediate reaction to so I've stopped reading things now. I do worry about my family though. Some people do try some nasty things to get at them and try and get a reaction from them.
[ Family Get Immediate Nasty Now Reaction Read Reading Some Stopped Them Things Though Try Worry]
Reading about nature is fine, but if a person walks in the woods and listens carefully, he can learn more than what is in books, for they speak with the voice of God.
[ Books Carefully Fine God Learn Listens More Nature Person Reading Speak Than Voice Walks Woods]
That is what I did with Jack, and that's why he liked to do the readings with me because he knew I was there for him, and for our ability to blend the poetry and the music.
[ Ability Because Blend Did Him Jack Knew Liked Music Our Poetry Readings Why]
After all my years of playing soldiers, and then of reading History, I have almost a mania to be in the East, to see fighting, and to serve.
[ After Almost East Fighting History Mania Playing Reading See Serve Soldiers Then Years]
In reading plays, however, it should always be remembered that any play, however great, loses much when not seen in action.
[ Action Always Any Great However Loses Much Play Plays Reading Remembered Seen Should]
The forbidden things were a great influence on my life. I was forbidden from reading A Catcher in the Rye.
[ Catcher Forbidden Great Influence Life Reading Rye Things Were]
I think that's unjustified criticism. We have had a number of measures in place in this country for several years to mitigate the possibility of mad cow spreading in this country. We have found a single case.
[ Case Country Cow Criticism Found Had Mad Measures Mitigate Number Place Possibility Several Single Spreading Think Unjustified Years]
But really, it was reading that led me to writing. And in particular, reading the American classics like Twain who taught me at an early age that ordinary lives of ordinary people can be made into high art.
[ Age American Art Classics Early High Into Led Lives Made Ordinary Particular Reading Really Taught Twain Writing]
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
[ Authors Empty Entertaining Fill Life None Proper Reading Spaces Up Useful]
Windows favors multi-threading, which means that a service is implemented by one single process.
[ Favors Implemented Means Process Service Single Which Windows]
There is only one situation I can think of in which men and women make an effort to read better than they usually do. It is when they are in love and reading a love letter.
[ Better Effort Letter Love Make Men Only Read Reading Situation Than Think Usually Which Women]
From 7 in the morning to 11 at night, I was reading. I don't think one can find any other time in one's life to be left alone so much to read in peace like that.
[ Alone Any Find Left Life Morning Much Night Other Peace Read Reading Think Time]
By reading Huckleberry Finn I felt I was able to justify my act of going into the mountain forest at night and sleeping among the trees with a sense of security which I could never find indoors.
[ Able Act Among Could Felt Find Finn Forest Going Huckleberry Indoors Into Justify Mountain Never Night Reading Security Sense Sleeping Trees Which]
From reading over the notes for each session it was apparent that there had been improvement by more or less regular steps from almost complete terror at sight of the rabbit to a completely positive response with no signs of disturbance.
[ Almost Apparent Been Complete Completely Disturbance Each Had Improvement Less More Notes Over Positive Rabbit Reading Regular Response Session Sight Signs Steps Terror]
A man who is eating or lying with his wife or preparing to go to sleep in humility, thankfulness and temperance, is, by Christian standards, in an infinitely higher state than one who is listening to Bach or reading Plato in a state of pride.
[ Bach Christian Eating Go Higher His Humility Infinitely Listening Lying Man Plato Preparing Pride Reading Sleep Standards State Temperance Than Thankfulness Wife]
A book worth reading is worth buying.
[ Book Buying Reading Worth]
There are two types of encryption: one that will prevent your sister from reading your diary and one that will prevent your government.
[ Diary Encryption Government Prevent Reading Sister Two Types Will Your]
I remember nearly having a fit of the giggles during the reading because dear Daniel was SO respectful and serious and I was finding the whole situation funny because I was speaking to his profile.
[ Because Daniel Dear During Finding Fit Funny Giggles Having His Nearly Profile Reading Remember Respectful Serious Situation Speaking Whole]
Reading a poem aloud to an audience is gestural as much as precise.
[ Aloud Audience Gestural Much Poem Precise Reading]
One trouble with developing speed reading skills is that by the time you realize a book is boring you've already finished it.
[ Already Book Boring Developing Finished Reading Realize Skills Speed Time Trouble]
Reading builds the educated and informed electorate so vital to our democracy. Education
[ Builds Democracy Educated Electorate Informed Our Reading Vital]
I was an omnivore at reading, so that everything I ever read contributed.
[ Contributed Ever Everything Read Reading]
Learning is acquired by reading books, but the much more necessary learning, the knowledge of the world, is only to be acquired by reading men, and studying all the various facets of them.
[ Acquired Books Facets Knowledge Learning Men More Much Necessary Only Reading Studying Them Various World]
When I die there may be a paragraph or two in the newspapers. My name will linger in the British Museum Reading Room catalogue for a space at the head of a long list of books for which no one will ever ask.
[ Ask Books British Catalogue Die Ever Head Linger List Long May Museum Name Newspapers Paragraph Reading Room Space Two Which Will]
By crying on my bed, drinking quite a lot and feeling tempted by drugs. Well, just not reading it to be perfectly honest with you. I know it's a bit of a copout.
[ Bed Bit Crying Drinking Feeling Honest Just Know Lot Perfectly Quite Reading Tempted Well]
It's tempting to say the Ph.D. didn't have an effect, but it's not so. I think whatever resonance I may be able to achieve is in part simply from the amount of reading and learning that I acquired along the way.
[ Able Achieve Acquired Along Amount Effect Learning May Part Ph Reading Resonance Say Simply Tempting Think Way Whatever]
Spreading out the particle into a string is a step in the direction of making everything we're familiar with fuzzy. You enter a completely new world where things aren't at all what you're used to.
[ Completely Direction Enter Everything Familiar Fuzzy Into Making New Out Particle Spreading Step String Things Used Where World]
That I feel a desire, my friends, that we in this latter day of the world, in which light is fast spreading, that we should be willing to attend to those portions of the Scriptures of truth that direct us home to the foundation.
[ Attend Day Desire Direct Fast Feel Foundation Friends Home Latter Light Portions Scriptures Should Spreading Those Truth Us Which Willing World]
What the war did was give me the opportunity of three years of continuous reading, and it was in the course of reading that I became convinced that I should become an economist.
[ Became Become Continuous Convinced Course Did Economist Give Opportunity Reading Should Three War Years]
I learned easily and had time to follow my inclination for sports (light athletics and skiing) and chemistry, which I taught myself by reading all textbooks I could get.
[ Athletics Chemistry Could Easily Follow Get Had Inclination Learned Light Myself Reading Skiing Sports Taught Textbooks Time Which]
Reading is to the mind what exercising is to the body.
[ Body Exercising Mind Reading]
Write a lot. And finish what you write. Don't join writer's clubs and go sit around having coffee reading pieces of your manuscript to people. Write it. Finish it. I set those rules up years ago, and nothing's changed.
[ Ago Around Changed Clubs Coffee Finish Go Having Join Lot Manuscript Nothing Pieces Reading Rules Set Sit Those Up Write Writer Years Your]
But today we become aware of other readings of the human experience very quickly because of the media and the speed with which people travel the planet.
[ Aware Because Become Experience Human Media Other Planet Quickly Readings Speed Today Travel Very Which]
I have always loved the process of making the music, reading the letters from the fans who get married to my music, have children to my music and play my music at their funerals.
[ Always Children Fans Funerals Get Letters Loved Making Married Music Play Process Reading Their]
Whatever I'm reading at the moment seems to influence whatever I'm writing.
[ Influence Moment Reading Seems Whatever Writing]
I fell asleep reading a dull book and dreamed I kept on reading, so I awoke from sheer boredom.
[ Asleep Awoke Book Boredom Dreamed Dull Fell Kept Reading Sheer]
We do not talk - we bludgeon one another with facts and theories gleaned from cursory readings of newspapers, magazines and digests.
[ Another Bludgeon Digests Facts Magazines Newspapers Readings Talk Theories]
When it comes to the point where you occasionally look forward to being in prison on the basis that you might be able to spend a day reading a book, the realization dawns that perhaps the situation has become a little more stressful than you would like.
[ Able Basis Become Being Book Comes Dawns Day Forward Little Look Might More Occasionally Perhaps Point Prison Reading Realization Situation Spend Stressful Than Where Would]
When we have spiritual reading at meals, when we have the rosary at night, when we have study groups, forums, when we go out to distribute literature at meetings, or sell it on the street corners, Christ is there with us.
[ Christ Corners Distribute Forums Go Groups Literature Meals Meetings Night Out Reading Sell Spiritual Street Study Us]
To spend this particular year reading essays to Dennis Robertson as one's supervisor, and, simultaneously, enjoying membership of the group round Keynes was indeed an intellectual treat.
[ Dennis Enjoying Essays Group Indeed Intellectual Membership Particular Reading Robertson Round Simultaneously Spend Supervisor Treat Year]
A wealthy landowner cannot cultivate and improve his farm without spreading comfort and well-being around him. Rich and abundant crops, a numerous population and a prosperous countryside are the rewards for his efforts.
[ Abundant Around Cannot Comfort Countryside Crops Cultivate Efforts Farm Him His Improve Numerous Population Prosperous Rewards Rich Spreading Wealthy Well-Being Without]
There are no taboos. Every topic is open, however shocking. It is the way that the topics are handled that's important, and that applies whether it is a 15-year-old who is reading your book or someone who is 55.
[ Applies Book Every Handled However Important Open Reading Shocking Someone Taboos Topic Topics Way Whether Your]
In reading the scriptures of truth, we often put wrong constructions upon them, and apply them improperly; and I apprehend it has often been the case in relation to this portion, particularly that part in relation to man's seeking out many inventions.
[ Apply Apprehend Been Case Constructions Improperly Inventions Man Many Often Out Part Particularly Portion Put Reading Relation Scriptures Seeking Them Truth Upon Wrong]
Focusing on the way I look makes me uncomfortable. I try to focus on the way I feel - I know what makes me feel better about myself. Reading my child a story makes me feel great, doing my hair nicely doesn't.
[ Better Child Doing Feel Focus Focusing Great Hair Know Look Makes Myself Nicely Reading Story Try Uncomfortable Way]
You can learn as much about the history from reading about the present as you can vice versa, that is learning about the present through history, which is what I do for a living.
[ History Learn Learning Living Much Present Reading Through Versa Vice Which]
When I decided to take writing seriously, I did a lot of reading and analyzing of the books I liked, and came up with what I thought were pretty sound plotting and structure basics.
[ Analyzing Basics Books Came Decided Did Liked Lot Plotting Pretty Reading Seriously Sound Structure Take Thought Up Were Writing]
I keep reading between the lies.
[ Between Keep Lies Reading]
It distresses me that parents insist that their children read or make them read. The best way for children to treasure reading is to see the adults in their lives reading for their own pleasure.
[ Adults Best Children Distresses Insist Lives Make Own Parents Pleasure Read Reading See Their Them Treasure Way]
Reading is an activity subsequent to writing: more resigned, more civil, more intellectual.
[ Activity Civil Intellectual More Reading Resigned Subsequent Writing]
I turned down the first script offered to me, and the second. I lay on my back one day under an umbrella, in the garden, reading the third, and wondered why I had turned down the first.
[ Back Day Down First Garden Had Lay Offered Reading Script Second Third Turned Umbrella Under Why Wondered]
I think there is a great difference, in that when the poet is reading you get the whole personality of the person, especially if he's a good reader. Whereas a person just sitting gets what he puts into it.
[ Difference Especially Get Gets Good Great Into Just Person Personality Poet Puts Reader Reading Sitting Think Whereas Whole]
I've done both theatre and film and the fact is if you start believing, if you start reading things and they're good reviews - you believe that and you're lost, and then you read bad reviews and you think that's true and you read that and you're lost.
[ Bad Believe Believing Both Done Fact Film Good Lost Read Reading Reviews Start Theatre Then Things Think True]
The possession of a book becomes a substitute for reading it.
[ Becomes Book Possession Reading Substitute]
One performs a very different act when reading a movie and when reading a novel. Your attention behaves differently.
[ Act Attention Behaves Different Differently Movie Novel Performs Reading Very Your]
I have one main reader, Miriam Gomez, my wife. She reads everything I write - I have not finished writing something and she is already reading it.
[ Already Everything Finished Gomez Main Reader Reading Reads She Something Wife Write Writing]
By reading the scriptures I am so renewed that all nature seems renewed around me and with me. The sky seems to be a pure, a cooler blue, the trees a deeper green. The whole world is charged with the glory of God and I feel fire and music under my feet. Nature
[ Am Around Blue Charged Cooler Deeper Feel Feet Fire Glory God Green Music Nature Pure Reading Renewed Scriptures Seems Sky Trees Under Whole World]
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
[ Body Exercise Mind Reading]
I was reading through endless junk scripts that were being sent my way. Typically the roles were to play his wife or his girlfriend - leading roles for women were few and far between.
[ Being Between Endless Far Few Girlfriend His Junk Leading Play Reading Roles Scripts Sent Through Typically Way Were Wife Women]
I am the kind of writer that people think other people are reading.
[ Am Kind Other Reading Think Writer]
Mostly, I was only interested in television as a kid, and the majority of reading material I collected was an adjunct to that central concern, comic books and magazines included.
[ Adjunct Books Central Collected Comic Concern Included Interested Kid Magazines Majority Material Mostly Only Reading Television]
If, for example, all the codons are triplets, then in addition to the correct reading of the message, there are two incorrect readings which we shall obtain if we do not start the grouping into sets of three at the right place.
[ Addition Correct Example Grouping Incorrect Into Message Obtain Place Reading Readings Right Sets Shall Start Then Three Triplets Triplets Two Which]
Besides the actual reading in class of many poems, I would suggest you do two things: first, while teaching everything you can and keeping free of it, teach that poetry is a mode of discourse that differs from logical exposition.
[ Actual Besides Class Differs Discourse Everything Exposition First Free Keeping Logical Many Mode Poems Poetry Reading Suggest Teach Teaching Things Two While Would]
The head of Fermilab was reading Astonishing Stories when he was ten.
[ Astonishing Head Reading Stories Ten]
Next door to Ethiopia spreading out along the strategic Red Sea coastline is Eritrea, a relatively new country, and a place that few Americans seem to fully understand.
[ Along Americans Coastline Country Door Ethiopia Few Fully New Next Out Place Red Relatively Sea Seem Spreading Strategic Understand]
I went to college, but I learned to write by reading - and writing.
[ College Learned Reading Went Write Writing]
People who have been made to suffer by certain things cannot be reminded of them without a horror which paralyses every other pleasure, even that to be found in reading a story.
[ Been Cannot Certain Even Every Found Horror Made Other Pleasure Reading Reminded Story Suffer Them Things Which Without]
I confess that reading proofs is a pleasure. It stimulates and inspires me.
[ Confess Inspires Pleasure Proofs Reading Stimulates]
I like the storytelling and reading the letters, the long-distance dedications. Anytime in radio that you can reach somebody on an emotional level, you're really connecting.
[ Anytime Connecting Emotional Letters Level Long-Distance Radio Reach Reading Really Somebody Storytelling]
Sarah Palin - now don't laugh - is writing a book. Not just reading a book, writing a book. Actually, in the word of the publisher, she's 'collaborating' on a book. What an embarrassment! It's one of these 'I told you,' books that jocks do.
[ Actually Book Books Collaborating Embarrassment Jocks Just Laugh Now Publisher Reading Sarah She These Told Word Writing]
We all were there for the readings, the screen tests, and we knew. We knew Dustin was the guy right away.
[ Away Dustin Guy Knew Readings Right Screen Tests Were]
Reading makes immigrants of us all. It takes us away from home, but more important, it finds homes for us everywhere.
[ Away Everywhere Finds Home Homes Immigrants Important Makes More Reading Takes Us]
The end of reading is not more books but more life.
[ Books End Life More Reading]
I'm the kind of writer that people think other people are reading.
[ Kind Other Reading Think Writer]
A great many people now reading and writing would be better employed keeping rabbits.
[ Better Employed Great Keeping Many Now Rabbits Reading Would Writing]
I found myself facing a Christian Science Reading Room. My God! It had been eight years. There had never been any renunciation of religion on my part, but like so many people, it was a gradual fading away.
[ Any Away Been Christian Eight Facing Fading Found God Gradual Had Many Myself Never Part Reading Religion Renunciation Room Science Years]
I remember the first reading of the script we had and everybody was sitting around the table. I was very impressed with the level of acting that was in the room, particularly with Jennifer who has so much responsibility.
[ Acting Around Everybody First Had Impressed Jennifer Level Much Particularly Reading Remember Responsibility Room Script Sitting Table Very]
A second characteristic of our time is the prevalence of nationalism. This is still spreading, affecting new communities, more peripheral regions and so-called backward peoples.
[ Affecting Backward Characteristic Communities More Nationalism New Our Peoples Peripheral Prevalence Regions Second So-Called Spreading Still Time]
After I left the convent, for 15 years I was worn out with religion, I wanted nothing whatever to do with it. I felt disgusted with it. If I saw someone reading a religious book on a train, I'd think, how awful.
[ After Awful Book Convent Disgusted Felt How Left Nothing Out Reading Religion Religious Saw Someone Think Train Wanted Whatever Worn Years]
When I was working on my career, I was very aware of what I had done, what I wanted to do next. I'm having a good time just reading things that might be interesting to do.
[ Aware Career Done Good Had Having Interesting Just Might Next Reading Things Time Very Wanted Working]
I, personally, have found reading a continual support to writing.
[ Continual Found Personally Reading Support Writing]
At the same time, reading an action script... It makes me wonder. Was The Matrix a good script? I don't know.
[ Action Good Know Makes Matrix Reading Same Script Time Wonder]
Game management is accomplished by staying constantly alert and then reading and reacting to potential problem situations before they materialize. It all boils down to paying attention to details.
[ Accomplished Alert Attention Before Boils Constantly Details Down Game Management Materialize Paying Potential Problem Reacting Reading Situations Staying Then]
We are the children of a technological age. We have found streamlined ways of doing much of our routine work. Printing is no longer the only way of reproducing books. Reading them, however, has not changed. Technology
[ Age Books Changed Children Doing Found However Longer Much Only Our Printing Reading Reproducing Routine Streamlined Technological Them Way Ways Work]
I write early in the morning, usually after reading portions of at least half a dozen newspapers on the web.
[ After Dozen Early Half Least Morning Newspapers Portions Reading Usually Web Write]
If I can tell you the story from beginning to end in five minutes, I'm ready to start writing. Then it's a constant spreading out of that five minutes.
[ Beginning Constant End Five Minutes Out Ready Spreading Start Story Tell Then Writing]
The other thing that happened in 1883 was my reading of Thoreau's Walden.
[ Happened Other Reading Thing]
We gather for prayer, and reading the Bible, and singing the songs of David.
[ Bible David Gather Prayer Reading Singing Songs]
I enjoyed reading as a child.
[ Child Enjoyed Reading]
Don't ask who's influenced me. A lion is made up of the lambs he's digested, and I've been reading all my life.
[ Ask Been Digested Influenced Lambs Life Lion Made Reading Up]
It's like the code of living by yourself. People who are single know what I'm talking about. You eat standing up, reading the paper. Or you say to yourself, this isn't even cutting it, I'm taking a TV dinner and I'm getting in bed here.
[ Bed Code Cutting Dinner Eat Even Getting Here Know Living Paper Reading Say Single Standing Taking Talking Tv Up Yourself]
A newspaper that you're not reading can be used for anything; and the same people didn't think it was immoral to wrap their garbage in newspaper.
[ Anything Garbage Immoral Newspaper Reading Same Their Think Used Wrap]
I've found that when the market's going down and you buy funds wisely, at some point in the future you will be happy. You won't get there by reading 'Now is the time to buy.'
[ Buy Down Found Funds Future Get Going Happy Market Now Point Reading Some Time Will Wisely Won]
Methamphetamine is a highly dangerous drug that is wreaking havoc on families and communities throughout this country. The drug's use is spreading across the United States.
[ Across Communities Country Dangerous Families Havoc Highly Spreading States Throughout United Use]
When I'm not at the keyboard, I'm generally reading, practicing tai chi or middle eastern dance, or cooking.
[ Chi Cooking Dance Eastern Generally Keyboard Middle Practicing Reading]
Children should learn that reading is pleasure, not just something that teachers make you do in school.
[ Children Just Learn Make Pleasure Reading School Should Something Teachers]
A true intellectual is a man who, after reading a book and being convinced by its arguments, will shoot someone or, more likely, order someone shot.
[ After Arguments Being Book Convinced Intellectual Likely Man More Order Reading Shoot Shot Someone True Will]
The great book for you is the book that has the most to say to you at the moment when you are reading. I do not mean the book that is most instructive, but the book that feeds your spirit. And that depends on your age, your experience, your psychological and spiritual need.
[ Age Book Depends Experience Feeds Great Instructive Mean Moment Most Need Psychological Reading Say Spirit Spiritual Your]
My mother is an actress, and she used to drag me from theater to theater and reading to reading.
[ Actress Drag Mother Reading She Theater Used]
American high school students trail teenagers from 14 European and Asian countries in reading, math and science. We're even trailing France.
[ American Asian Countries European Even France High Math Reading School Science Students Teenagers Trail Trailing]
Whether you've done anything wrong or not people will write whatever they want, so it's just a matter of not reading it, not buying into it, and hopefully the people that do read it realise that it's just fictional stories for entertainment.
[ Anything Buying Done Entertainment Fictional Hopefully Into Just Matter Read Reading Realise Stories Want Whatever Whether Will Write Wrong]
The art of reading between the lines is as old as manipulated information.
[ Art Between Information Lines Manipulated Old Reading]
It makes me believe in fate. In most cases, the readings where I've been really bad have usually been the ones where I got the part.
[ Bad Been Believe Cases Fate Got Makes Most Ones Part Readings Really Usually Where]
Reading was a big thing, yes. Books were a big thing. But the things that stick out were the newspapers.
[ Big Books Newspapers Out Reading Stick Thing Things Were Yes]
I don't have the insight with the Longhorns that I do with the two teams that I own, but as a fan and reading the sports pages, I'm bullish about the Longhorns.
[ Fan Insight Longhorns Own Pages Reading Sports Teams Two]
I got to spend all of my time every day at work reading and editing papers about cutting-edge technical research and getting paid for it. Then I'd go home at night and turn what I learned into science fiction stories.
[ Cutting-Edge Day Editing Every Fiction Getting Go Got Home Into Learned Night Paid Papers Reading Research Science Spend Stories Technical Then Time Turn Work]
There is a kind of fear, approaching a panic, that's spreading through the Baby Boom Generation, which has suddenly discovered that it will have to provide for its own retirement.
[ Approaching Baby Boom Discovered Fear Generation Kind Own Panic Provide Retirement Spreading Suddenly Through Which Will]
There is an art of reading, as well as an art of thinking, and an art of writing.
[ Art Reading Thinking Well Writing]
Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to continually be part of unanimity.
[ Bad Continually Day Else Enough Every Mind Part Read Reading Silly Something Think Thinking Unanimity Would]
The last book I read was the book I've been rereading most of my life, The Fountainhead.
[ Been Book Last Life Most Read Rereading]
Physically I'm tired at the end of the day and quite glad to be reading in bed by midnight.
[ Bed Day End Glad Midnight Physically Quite Reading Tired]
We've had risk assessments performed by Harvard University, which said that even if we did have a small number of cases in this country that the likelihood of it spreading or getting into any kind of human health problem is very, very small.
[ Any Assessments Cases Country Did Even Getting Had Harvard Health Human Into Kind Likelihood Number Performed Problem Risk Said Small Spreading University Very Which]
I think I learned a lot from reading in general - even from reading badly written books.
[ Badly Books Even General Learned Lot Reading Think Written]
They do not merely collect texts; they must also gather data about the context and the informant and, above all, write an analysis of the items based upon the course readings and lecture material on folklore theory and method.
[ Above Also Analysis Based Collect Context Course Data Folklore Gather Items Lecture Material Merely Method Must Readings Texts Theory Upon Write]
This is mainly because I spend a lot of time writing and so don't have much time to read; I hate to waste that time reading what may turn out to be junk food for the mind, when there's so much real writing to be read.
[ Because Food Hate Junk Lot Mainly May Mind Much Out Read Reading Real Spend Time Turn Waste Writing]
I'm a good scholar when it comes to reading but a blotting kind of writer when you give me a pen.
[ Blotting Comes Give Good Kind Pen Reading Scholar Writer]
As you know from reading many of these Negro writers, we don't deal too much with the discussion of democracy and what it means and how improvisation fits in all that.
[ Deal Democracy Discussion Fits How Improvisation Know Many Means Much Negro Reading These Too Writers]
Language is remarkable, except under the extreme constraints of mathematics and logic, it never can talk only about what it's supposed to talk about but is always spreading around.
[ Always Around Constraints Except Extreme Language Logic Mathematics Never Only Remarkable Spreading Supposed Talk Under]
I was looking to do something non-fiction because I had done a strip, 'My Mom Was a Schizophrenic.' I really enjoyed the process of doing that strip, despite its subject matter. To do it I'd had to do a lot of research and reading and I figured I'd like to do that again.
[ Again Because Despite Doing Done Enjoyed Figured Had Looking Lot Matter Mom Non-Fiction Process Reading Really Research Schizophrenic Something Strip Subject]
Reading is not a duty, and has consequently no business to be made disagreeable.
[ Business Consequently Disagreeable Duty Made Reading]
Few of the great works of ancient Greek literature are easy reading.
[ Ancient Easy Few Great Greek Literature Reading Works]
My father assigned me to keep his scrapbooks. At first I was interested in reading only his rave notices, but I got interested in reading what the critics were saying about whether the play was good or not.
[ Assigned Critics Father First Good Got His Interested Keep Notices Only Play Rave Reading Saying Were Whether]
I have been reading Stephen King since CARRIE and hope to read him for many years to come.
[ Been Carrie Come Him Hope King Many Read Reading Since Stephen Years]
A truly good book teaches me better than to read it. I must soon lay it down, and commence living on its hint. What I began by reading, I must finish by acting.
[ Acting Began Better Book Commence Down Finish Good Hint Lay Living Must Read Reading Soon Teaches Than Truly]
The older I've got the less I find myself going back and re-reading or really reading new fiction or poetry.
[ Back Fiction Find Going Got Less Myself New Older Poetry Re-Reading Reading Really]
I had plenty of pimples as a kid. One day I fell asleep in the library. When I woke up, a blind man was reading my face.
[ Asleep Blind Day Face Fell Had Kid Library Man Pimples Plenty Reading Up Woke]
Esso has been the main one in America spreading the disinformation that there is no global warming problem.
[ America Been Disinformation Global Main Problem Spreading Warming]
Good stories flow like honey. Bad stories stick in the craw. A bad story? One that cannot be absorbed on the first time of reading.
[ Absorbed Bad Cannot First Flow Good Honey Reading Stick Stories Story Time]
Grown men have been seen fleeing after reading the menu posted outside.
[ After Been Fleeing Grown Men Menu Outside Posted Reading Seen]
It was a show where you were given a quote out of current events and you had to identify who said it. I was reading eight newspapers a day and had compiled a file of about 300 quotes. I really had to do my research. The White House press didn't have to bone up on any of it.
[ Any Bone Compiled Current Day Eight Events File Given Had House Identify Newspapers Out Press Quote Quotes Reading Really Research Said Show Up Were Where White]
I wanted to become a writer. I enjoyed reading as a child.
[ Become Child Enjoyed Reading Wanted Writer]
The scanning of barcodes, or the reading of RFID transponders, generates data that is used in a software package to provide management or control information.
[ Control Data Generates Information Management Package Provide Reading Rfid Software Used]
With twins, reading aloud to them was the only chance I could get to sit down. I read them picture books until they were reading on their own.
[ Aloud Books Chance Could Down Get Only Own Picture Read Reading Sit Their Them Twins Until Were]
I was reading five or six years ahead of my grade during public school. I was pretty bored. I made a contract with some of my teachers that if I didn't ask too many questions, I could work in the back of the room.
[ Ahead Ask Back Bored Contract Could During Five Grade Made Many Pretty Public Questions Reading Room School Six Some Teachers Too Work Years]
When you've grown sick of reading and bug-eyed from watching TV, when your friends are all visited out, no words can adequately praise the link to the outside world provided by your parents and family.
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It would have been easier to have a male protagonist, but I didn't want people to assume that Nikki Hill was me in her entirety because a lot of people just don't like me and I don't think they would be interested in reading about me, even in the fictional context.
[ Assume Because Been Context Easier Entirety Even Fictional Her Hill Interested Just Lot Male Nikki Protagonist Reading Think Want Would]
In the book, I write about children in first grade who were taught to read by reading want ads. They learned to write by writing job applications. Imagine what would happen if anyone tried to do that to children in a predominantly white suburban school.
[ Ads Anyone Applications Book Children First Grade Happen Imagine Job Learned Predominantly Read Reading School Suburban Taught Tried Want Were White Would Write Writing]
The more I like a book, the more slowly I read. this spontaneous talking back to a book is one of the things that makes reading so valuable.
[ Back Book Makes More Read Reading Slowly Spontaneous Talking Things Valuable]
Never be entirely idle; but either be reading, or writing, or praying or meditating or endeavoring something for the public good.
[ Either Endeavoring Entirely Good Idle Meditating Never Praying Public Reading Something Writing]
The pleasure of reading is doubled when one lives with another who shares the same books.
[ Another Books Doubled Lives Pleasure Reading Same Shares]
I had the advantage of reading the book, and when the script was first submitted to me, it was just another gangster story - the east side taking over the west side and all that.
[ Advantage Another Book East First Gangster Had Just Over Reading Script Side Story Submitted Taking West]
It's really unfair to working women in America who read celebrity news and think, 'Why can't I lose weight when I've had a baby?' Well, everyone you're reading about has money for a trainer and a chef. That doesn't make it realistic.
[ America Baby Celebrity Chef Everyone Had Lose Make Money News Read Reading Realistic Really Think Trainer Unfair Weight Well Why Women Working]
I think reading Shakespeare's plays when I was young was extremely important. He had the ability to make utter strangers come alive.
[ Ability Alive Come Extremely Had Important Make Plays Reading Shakespeare Strangers Think Utter Young]
The things I keep going back to, rereading, maybe they say more about me as a reader than about the books. Love in the Time of Cholera, Pale Fire.
[ Back Books Cholera Fire Going Keep Love Maybe More Pale Reader Rereading Say Than Things Time]
When you are reading, someone has done a lot of work on your behalf, someone has had ideas and has then written and corrected and improved them so that they can be shared.
[ Behalf Corrected Done Had Ideas Improved Lot Reading Shared Someone Them Then Work Written Your]
The reality is that we will be reading Miranda rights to the corpse of Osama bin Laden. He will never appear in an American courtroom. That's the reality. He will be killed by us, or he will be killed by his own people so he's not captured by us. We know that.
[ American Appear Bin Captured Corpse Courtroom His Killed Know Laden Never Osama Own Reading Reality Rights Us Will]
Farewell all relations and friends in Christ; farewell acquaintances and all earthly enjoyments; farewell reading and preaching, praying and believing, wanderings, reproaches, and sufferings.
[ Acquaintances Believing Christ Earthly Enjoyments Farewell Friends Praying Preaching Reading Relations Reproaches Sufferings]
Writing in English is the most ingenious torture ever devised for sins committed in previous lives. The English reading public explains the reason why.
[ Committed Devised English Ever Explains Ingenious Lives Most Previous Public Reading Reason Sins Torture Why Writing]
Yeah, that came out of a reading. It was great. It's such a fun crew to be with, and we all went out the night before and that really encouraged us to go out and get drunk.
[ Before Came Crew Drunk Encouraged Fun Get Go Great Night Out Reading Really Such Us Went Yeah]
I do believe that reading can help you understand what you're writing and see what others are doing. But sometimes the desire for more information can act as an inhibitor.
[ Act Believe Desire Doing Help Information More Others Reading See Sometimes Understand Writing]
No one ever committed suicide while reading a good book, but many have tried while trying to write one.
[ Book Committed Ever Good Many Reading Suicide Tried Trying While Write]
I read of the Kalamazoo girl who killed herself after reading the book. I am not at all surprised. She lived in Kalamazoo, for one thing, and then she read the book.
[ After Am Book Girl Herself Killed Lived Read Reading She Surprised Then Thing]
I think reading is important for a variety of things. I mean, first of all, it's a way to get information and find out what's going on in the world. But also, it helps your imagination.
[ Also Find First Get Going Helps Imagination Important Information Mean Out Reading Things Think Variety Way World Your]
Islam, the third in historical sequence of the ethical monotheistic religions of the Near East, was very successful in establishing its monotheism, but had only very moderate success in spreading its version of Jewish and Christian ethics to the Arabs.
[ Arabs Christian East Establishing Ethical Ethics Had Historical Islam Jewish Moderate Monotheism Monotheistic Near Only Religions Sequence Spreading Success Successful Third Version Very]
There is no such thing as national advertising. All advertising is local and personal. It's one man or woman reading one newspaper in the kitchen or watching TV in the den.
[ Advertising Den Kitchen Local Man National Newspaper Personal Reading Such Thing Tv Watching Woman]
A lot of my reading over the next few months will be the works of Hans Christian Andersen - I have been appointed an ambassador for the bicentenary celebrations of his birth next year.
[ Ambassador Appointed Been Birth Celebrations Christian Few His Lot Months Next Over Reading Will Works Year]
And I ride horses, swim, do a lot of reading, writing.
[ Horses Lot Reading Ride Swim Writing]
The flood of print has turned reading into a process of gulping rather than savoring.
[ Flood Into Print Process Rather Reading Than Turned]
The mere brute pleasure of reading the sort of pleasure a cow must have in grazing.
[ Brute Cow Grazing Mere Must Pleasure Reading Sort]
Reading your own material aloud forces you to listen.
[ Aloud Forces Listen Material Own Reading Your]
When you have mastered numbers, you will in fact no longer be reading numbers, any more than you read words when reading books You will be reading meanings.
[ Any Books Fact Longer Mastered Meanings More Numbers Read Reading Than Will Words]
I've been reading horror since I was five years old.
[ Been Five Horror Old Reading Since Years]
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
[ Furnishes Knowledge Makes Materials Mind Only Ours Read Reading Thinking]
I've given up reading books. I find it takes my mind off myself.
[ Books Find Given Mind Myself Off Reading Takes Up]
Hard work makes easy reading or, at least, easier reading.
[ Easier Easy Hard Least Makes Reading Work]
Land bridges were everywhere during the extinction, many species were spreading, and there were many diseases.
[ Bridges Diseases During Everywhere Extinction Land Many Species Spreading Were]
I was reading the dictionary. I thought it was a poem about everything. Poetry
[ Dictionary Everything Poem Reading Thought]
The awful thing, as a kid reading, was that you came to the end of the story, and that was it. I mean, it would be heartbreaking that there was no more of it.
[ Awful Came End Heartbreaking Kid Mean More Reading Story Thing Would]
I really enjoy acting. At home I can't even finish a sentence, and here I am reading these wonderful lines. I think it must be every housewife's dream, to be an actress part-time.
[ Acting Actress Am Dream Enjoy Even Every Finish Here Home Housewife Lines Must Part-Time Reading Really Sentence These Think Wonderful]
I like the storytelling and reading the letters, the long-distance dedications.
[ Letters Long-Distance Reading Storytelling]
I'd begun reading Crumb shortly before that, and other underground stuff, so that was an influence to some degree. Of course the Marvel and DC comics, they had been my main interests in my teenage years.
[ Been Before Begun Comics Course Crumb Dc Degree Had Influence Interests Main Marvel Other Reading Shortly Some Stuff Teenage Underground Years]
I am so sick of reading about another car bomb, another suicide bomber, another 10, 20, 30, 70, 100 people dead in a day, both Americans and Iraqis.
[ Am Americans Another Bomb Bomber Both Car Day Dead Iraqis Reading Sick Suicide]
It's what the Pixies always said about music - they were writing songs and just trying not to be boring. That was their main motivation and it worked for them. I remember reading that and thinking that was the way to do it.
[ Always Boring Just Main Motivation Music Pixies Reading Remember Said Songs Their Them Thinking Trying Way Were Worked Writing]
I'm concentrating on staying healthy, having peace, being happy, remembering what is important, taking in nature and animals, spending time reading, trying to understand the universe, where science and the spiritual meet. Peace
[ Animals Being Concentrating Happy Having Healthy Important Meet Nature Peace Reading Remembering Science Spending Spiritual Staying Taking Time Trying Understand Universe Where]
Reading maketh a full man; conference a ready man; and writing an exact man.
[ Conference Exact Full Maketh Man Reading Ready Writing]
My mother was right: When you've got nothing left, all you can do is get into silk underwear and start reading Proust.
[ Get Got Into Left Mother Nothing Proust Reading Right Silk Start Underwear]
I do a lot of readings.
[ Lot Readings]
Spreading the news is your duty as a Christian, and there are many ways to do this.
[ Christian Duty Many News Spreading Ways Your]
Dr. Phil was very helpful and caring. I believe he helped all of us there and watching how to better relate, understand, and communicate with our families and loved ones. Dr. Phil recommended reading my new book.
[ Believe Better Book Caring Communicate Dr Families Helped Helpful How Loved New Ones Our Phil Reading Recommended Relate Understand Us Very Watching]
Easy reading is damn hard writing.
[ Damn Easy Hard Reading Writing]
Finding people who get enormous pleasure from reading books is a more and more unusual experience, and so writers just so much want to be heard.
[ Books Enormous Experience Finding Get Heard Just More Much Pleasure Reading Unusual Want Writers]
Sometimes poetry is inspired by the conversation entered into by reading other poems. Poetry
[ Conversation Entered Inspired Into Other Poems Poetry Reading Sometimes]
It took me about three years to write About Grace. I wasn't teaching two of those years, so I was working eight-hour days, five days a week. And it would include research and reading - it wasn't just a blank page, laying down words.
[ Blank Days Down Five Grace Include Just Laying Page Reading Research Teaching Those Three Took Two Week Words Working Would Write Years]
When I start to write, words have become physical presence. It was to see if I could bring that private world to life that found its first expression through reading. I really dislike the romantic notion of the artist.
[ Artist Become Bring Could Dislike Expression First Found Life Notion Physical Presence Private Reading Really Romantic See Start Through Words World Write]
I did start reading quite young but I was always read to by my parents, who are both actors. Bedtime stories from when I was about two/three to when I was about 15. In fact they didn't stop until I eventually kind of kicked them out of my bedroom.
[ Actors Always Bedroom Bedtime Both Did Eventually Fact Kicked Kind Out Parents Quite Read Reading Start Stop Stories Them Three Two Until Young]
Instinct taught me 20 years ago to pace a song or a concert performance. That translates into pacing a story, pleasing a reading audience.
[ Ago Audience Concert Instinct Into Pace Pacing Performance Pleasing Reading Song Story Taught Translates Years]
We met with the poet Frank O'Hara, who was a link between Upper and Lower Bohemia, and who worked at the Museum of Modern Art, where we had hoped to do the readings.
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We had a script reading, and that's where we met J.K. Rowling, which was really exciting.
[ Exciting Had Met Reading Really Rowling Script Where Which]
I do readings at the public library. I just did a benefit scene night for my old acting teacher.
[ Acting Benefit Did Just Library Night Old Public Readings Scene Teacher]
To teach a child an instrument without first giving him preparatory training and without developing singing, reading and dictating to the highest level along with the playing is to build upon sand.
[ Along Build Child Developing Dictating First Giving Highest Him Instrument Level Playing Preparatory Reading Sand Singing Teach Training Upon Without]
Reading takes solitude and it takes focus.
[ Focus Reading Solitude Takes]
That by listening to some music, by reading some books, by looking at paintings, and most important by hanging out with one another - by collaborating with one another and creating your own network - you can achieve something that is much better than what is out there.
[ Achieve Another Better Books Collaborating Creating Hanging Important Listening Looking Most Much Music Network Out Own Paintings Reading Some Something Than Your]
If there is any one truth from the legacy of the Cayce readings, it would be that there is a spiritual dimension to humans, something beyond time and space.
[ Any Beyond Dimension Humans Legacy Readings Something Space Spiritual Time Truth Would]
It made me think about a whole area of human activity that was not really a concern to me before that, because I was involved in reading Chinese history, or languages, or whatever.
[ Activity Area Because Before Chinese Concern History Human Involved Languages Made Reading Really Think Whatever Whole]
As a child, what captivated me was reading the poems myself and realizing that there was a world without material substance which was nevertheless as alive as any other.
[ Alive Any Captivated Child Material Myself Nevertheless Other Poems Reading Realizing Substance Which Without World]
I do try not to spend much time reading in the suspense genre.
[ Genre Much Reading Spend Suspense Time Try]
He had read much, if one considers his long life; but his contemplation was much more than his reading. He was wont to say that if he had read as much as other men he should have known no more than other men.
[ Considers Contemplation Had His Known Life Long Men More Much Other Read Reading Say Should Than Wont]
The reason is that for many years I have avoided reading anything whatsoever that approaches my own line of country, out of a somewhat fanatical desire to avoid the risk of unconscious imitation.
[ Anything Approaches Avoid Avoided Country Desire Fanatical Imitation Line Many Out Own Reading Reason Risk Somewhat Unconscious Whatsoever Years]
The habit of reading is the only enjoyment in which there is no alloy; it lasts when all other pleasures fade.
[ Alloy Enjoyment Fade Habit Lasts Only Other Pleasures Reading Which]
It's a question of spreading the available energy, aerobic and anaerobic, evenly over four minutes. If you run one part too fast, you pay a price. If you run another part more slowly your overall time is slower.
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When I got to the reading all the work, I was reduced to being an actor in an experimental play that I'd already written. And I didn't want to be an actor.
[ Actor Already Being Experimental Got Play Reading Reduced Want Work Written]
I don't want little kids reading my comics.
[ Comics Kids Little Reading Want]
And there are a lot more people reading poetry, but there are not so many people reading an individual poet.
[ Individual Lot Many More Poet Poetry Reading]
I was reading the poems of Rochester. Rochester made himself out to be bisexual, but I think that was only to shock. Most of his poetry is sexual, even pornographic.
[ Bisexual Even Himself His Made Most Only Out Poems Poetry Reading Rochester Sexual Shock Think]
If you re-read your work, you can find on re-reading a great deal of repetition can be avoided by re-reading and editing.
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For whatever reason, people, including very well-educated people or people otherwise interested in reading, do not read poetry.
[ Including Interested Otherwise Poetry Read Reading Reason Very Well-Educated Whatever]
The savage repression of blacks, which can be estimated by reading the obituary columns of the nation's dailies, Fred Hampton, etc., has not failed to register on the black inmates.
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If you think spreading money around by force seems like an odd definition of fairness, you're not alone.
[ Alone Around Definition Fairness Force Money Odd Seems Spreading Think]
When you look at a city, it's like reading the hopes, aspirations and pride of everyone who built it.
[ Aspirations Built City Everyone Hopes Look Pride Reading]
Reading is a conversation. All books talk. But a good book listens as well.
[ Book Books Conversation Good Listens Reading Talk Well]
Their way of Dancing, is nothing but a sort of stamping Motion, much like the treading upon Founders Bellows.
[ Bellows Dancing Founders Motion Much Nothing Sort Stamping Their Treading Upon Way]
I like reading my bible, I like bible studies where I get together with others and talk about the word of God and how it relates to us and how we can change to become more like him.
[ Become Bible Change Get God Him How More Others Reading Relates Studies Talk Together Us Where Word]
Reading is a huge effort for many people, a bore for others, and, believe it or not, many people prefer watching TV.
[ Believe Bore Effort Huge Many Others Prefer Reading Tv Watching]
Trying to determine what is going on in the world by reading newspapers is like trying to tell the time by watching the second hand of a clock.
[ Clock Determine Going Hand Newspapers Reading Second Tell Time Trying Watching World]
I'm not sure that the benefit - as a writer and as a citizen - that I would get from reading at least the front page of the Times every day or every other day would outweigh the depression.
[ Benefit Citizen Day Depression Every Front Get Least Other Outweigh Page Reading Sure Times Would Writer]
I had no books at home. I started to frequent a public library in Lisbon. It was there, with no help except curiosity and the will to learn, that my taste for reading developed and was refined.
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Most plays that are missed by the umpire are caused by the umpire not reading those cues early enough and making the proper adjustments.
[ Adjustments Caused Cues Early Enough Making Missed Most Plays Proper Reading Those Umpire]
Louis Braille created the code of raised dots for reading and writing that bears his name and brings literacy, independence, and productivity to the blind.
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In Count Julian I simply proposed to create a text which would allow for diverse levels of reading.
[ Allow Count Create Diverse Levels Proposed Reading Simply Text Which Would]
I'm treading the backward path. Mostly, I just waste my time.
[ Backward Just Mostly Path Time Treading Waste]
Political freedom is a political reading of the Bible.
[ Bible Freedom Political Reading]
I couldn't put my finger on one reason why we broke up. It was time, and we were spreading out. They were spreading out more than I was. I would've stayed with the band.
[ Band Broke Finger More Out Put Reason Spreading Stayed Than Time Up Were Why Would]
There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it. Inspirational
[ Candle Light Mirror Reflects Spreading Two Ways]
Few are sufficiently sensible of the importance of that economy in reading which selects, almost exclusively, the very first order of books. Why, except for some special reason, read an inferior book, at the very time you might be reading one of the highest order?
[ Almost Book Books Economy Except Exclusively Few First Highest Importance Inferior Might Order Read Reading Reason Selects Sensible Some Special Sufficiently Time Very Which Why]
I watched what method Nature might take, with intention of subduing the symptom by treading in her footsteps.
[ Footsteps Her Intention Method Might Nature Subduing Symptom Take Treading Watched]
Probably induced by the asthma, I started reading and writing early on, my literary efforts from the age of about nine running chiefly to poetry and plays.
[ Age Asthma Chiefly Early Efforts Induced Literary Nine Plays Poetry Probably Reading Running Started Writing]
Every time there's a revolution, it comes from somebody reading a book about revolution. David Walker wrote a book and Nat Turner did his thing.
[ Book Comes David Did Every His Nat Reading Revolution Somebody Thing Time Turner Walker Wrote]
You didn't hear the angels singing. It was brought down to Mother Earth, which is where it should be. And that led me to a lot of other reading.
[ Angels Brought Down Earth Hear Led Lot Mother Other Reading Should Singing Where Which]
Reading should be a repeat performance.
[ Performance Reading Repeat Should]
I'm just a hired actor who was hired for a particular job, but I think one of the joys of reading the script was the way that the personal and the global are woven together.
[ Actor Global Hired Job Joys Just Particular Personal Reading Script Think Together Way Woven]
The readings of Soviet society are as many as the experts you speak to. In my view, it's a society that is overdue for measures of democratization and organization.
[ Democratization Experts Many Measures Organization Overdue Readings Society Soviet Speak View]
People looking at advertisements or reading their local newspapers would have had no idea that what they were reading was bought and paid for with their tax dollars.
[ Advertisements Bought Dollars Had Idea Local Looking Newspapers Paid Reading Tax Their Were Would]
Hard writing makes easy reading.
[ Easy Hard Makes Reading Writing]
I get letters from readers who say that they have always hated reading, but somebody suggested one of my books, they actually finished the book and enjoyed it, and they're going on to read another book. I'm thrilled that they have figured out that reading is fun.
[ Actually Always Another Book Books Enjoyed Figured Finished Fun Get Going Hated Letters Out Read Readers Reading Say Somebody Suggested Thrilled]
I was lucky enough not to face any required summer reading lists until I went to college. So I still think of summer as the best time to read for fun.
[ Any Best College Enough Face Fun Lists Lucky Read Reading Required Still Summer Think Time Until Went]
I have learned to live each day as it comes, and not to borrow trouble by dreading tomorrow. It is the dark menace of the future that makes cowards of us.
[ Borrow Comes Cowards Dark Day Dreading Each Future Learned Live Makes Menace Tomorrow Trouble Us]
But by reading them again and again finally I was able to grasp the essential part. What emotion, enthusiasm, enlightenment and confidence they communicated to me! I wept for joy.
[ Able Again Communicated Confidence Emotion Enlightenment Enthusiasm Essential Finally Grasp Joy Part Reading Them Wept]
I've done a number of readings at poetry lounges in Vancouver and Los Angeles. I've compiled a book of poetry that's completed, and two others I'm working on.
[ Angeles Book Compiled Completed Done Los Number Others Poetry Readings Two Vancouver Working]
Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.
[ Day Every Great Hearing Lofty Moment Reading Seeing Seek Some Work]
A man only learns in two ways, one by reading, and the other by association with smarter people.
[ Association Learns Man Only Other Reading Smarter Two Ways]
You don't have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.
[ Books Burn Culture Destroy Get Just Reading Stop Them]
Let me just say something that I forgot, I also hoped and this was very true in the beginning - that this would also be a place that people would be able to walk in to the fountain and use it in a nice way of reading and examining the quotations on the blocks.
[ Able Also Beginning Blocks Examining Forgot Fountain Hoped Just Nice Place Quotations Reading Say Something True Use Very Walk Way Would]
Learning music by reading about it is like making love by mail.
[ Learning Love Mail Making Music Reading]
I certainly gained a lot by reading about Shanghai.
[ Certainly Gained Lot Reading Shanghai]
Court TV. I can't stop watching it. I am absolutely obsessed! If I'm not reading a book or spending time with my husband, my friends or my dog, I am watching Court TV.
[ Absolutely Am Book Court Dog Friends Husband Obsessed Reading Spending Stop Time Tv Watching]
Before I was reading science fiction, I read Hemingway. Farewell to Arms was my first adult novel that said not everything ends well. It was one of those times where reading has meant a great deal to me, in terms of my development - an insight came from that book.
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Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.
[ Books Careful Die Health May Reading]
I didn't start working on children's books until I got a job at a book warehouse on the children's floor. When I started reading some of the books, I was so impressed.
[ Book Books Children Floor Got Impressed Job Reading Some Start Started Until Warehouse Working]
I know one husband and wife who, whatever the official reasons given to the court for the break up of their marriage, were really divorced because the husband believed that nobody ought to read while he was talking and the wife that nobody ought to talk while she was reading.
[ Because Believed Break Court Divorced Given Husband Know Marriage Nobody Official Ought Read Reading Really Reasons She Talk Talking Their Up Were Whatever While Wife]
In terms of the idea of long-term occupation - I have been reading a little bit more about this period - and you can see in that occupation are many lessons for the current occupation of Iraq. So we have these connections that go way back that people aren't aware of.
[ Aware Back Been Bit Connections Current Go Idea Iraq Lessons Little Long-Term Many More Occupation Period Reading See Terms These Way]
There is a wonder in reading Braille that the sighted will never know: to touch words and have them touch you back.
[ Back Braille Know Never Reading Sighted Them Touch Will Wonder Words]
It's exciting to do something like this because usually what happens in theater is that, after the first or second reading of a play, it falls apart completely and the rehearsal process is such that you begin to pick up the pieces and put it back together again.
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They see us interacting with people, they see us doing serious interviews, they see us having fun, and when you're conversing with someone, you get a much clearer impression of who that person is than if they are just reading into a news piece.
[ Clearer Conversing Doing Fun Get Having Impression Interacting Interviews Into Just Much News Person Piece Reading See Serious Someone Than Us]
Reading, solitude, idleness, a soft and sedentary life, intercourse with women and young people, these are perilous paths for a young man, and these lead him constantly into danger.
[ Constantly Danger Him Idleness Intercourse Into Lead Life Man Paths Perilous Reading Sedentary Soft Solitude These Women Young]
I read cover to cover every jazz publication that I could and in the New York Times, every single day reading their jazz reviews even though I didn't put them in the films. I wanted to know what is going on.
[ Could Cover Day Even Every Films Going Jazz Know New Publication Put Read Reading Reviews Single Their Them Though Times Wanted York]
When you cease from labour, fill up your time in reading, meditation, and prayer: and while your hands are labouring, let your heart be employed, as much as possible, in divine thoughts.
[ Cease Divine Employed Fill Hands Heart Labour Labouring Meditation Much Possible Prayer Reading Thoughts Time Up While Your]
To limit the press is to insult a nation; to prohibit reading of certain books is to declare the inhabitants to be either fools or slaves.
[ Books Certain Declare Either Fools Inhabitants Insult Limit Nation Press Prohibit Reading Slaves]
Life being very short, and the quiet hours of it few, we ought to waste none of them in reading valueless books.
[ Being Books Few Hours Life None Ought Quiet Reading Short Them Valueless Very Waste]
The thing I noticed about Jack was when we did a reading of the script, just to warm up.
[ Did Jack Just Noticed Reading Script Thing Up Warm]
A reading man and woman is a ready man and woman, but a writing man and woman is exact.
[ Exact Man Reading Ready Woman Writing]
The demand that I make of my reader is that he should devote his whole Life to reading my works.
[ Demand Devote His Life Make Reader Reading Should Whole Works]
I used to go with my parents and loved it, I was in school plays, and I started reading plays before I started reading novels. I'll defend it to the hilt. When theatre is good it is fabulous.
[ Before Defend Fabulous Go Good Hilt Loved Novels Parents Plays Reading School Started Theatre Used]
There are three kinds of men. The one that learns by reading. The few who learn by observation. The rest of them have to pee on the electric fence for themselves.
[ Electric Fence Few Kinds Learn Learns Men Observation Reading Rest Them Themselves Three]
Written poetry is worth reading once, and then should be destroyed. Let the dead poets make way for others.
[ Dead Destroyed Make Once Others Poetry Poets Reading Should Then Way Worth Written]
I was forever reading outside of the field as well as in it.
[ Field Forever Outside Reading Well]
I recommend the art of slow reading.
[ Art Reading Recommend Slow]
Universal literacy was a 20th-century goal. Before then, reading and writing were skills largely confined to a small, highly educated class of professional people.
[ Before Class Confined Educated Goal Highly Largely Literacy Professional Reading Skills Small Then Universal Were Writing]
This is unusual for me. I have given readings and not lectures. I have told people who ask for lectures that I have no lecture to give. And that is true.
[ Ask Give Given Lecture Lectures Readings Told True Unusual]
It is to be deeply regretted that the clergymen would oppose an effort to teach the people the Bible truths; nevertheless, we find much opposition everywhere, and many clergymen will attempt to prevent the people from reading what is here written.
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I am now reading Cooper's Naval History which I find very interesting.
[ Am Cooper Find History Interesting Naval Now Reading Very Which]
That was the problem with reading: you always had to pick up again at the very thing that had made you stop reading the day before.
[ Again Always Before Day Had Made Pick Problem Reading Stop Thing Up Very]
All alone in a committee room of the Senate Office Building in Washington, I was reading the dry typewritten pages in an unpublished report of an almost forgotten congressional committee hearing.
[ Almost Alone Building Committee Congressional Dry Forgotten Hearing Office Pages Reading Report Room Senate Unpublished Washington]
My commitment is to strive to lean on the Lord with my whole heart, reading His word daily and earnestly seeking His will in my life.
[ Commitment Daily Earnestly Heart His Lean Life Lord Reading Seeking Strive Whole Will Word]
And you can't make a mistake when you are reading the Torah, so you have men standing around who will correct you if you are reading it incorrectly.
[ Around Correct Incorrectly Make Men Mistake Reading Standing Torah Will]
I try to deal with my serious reading before work.
[ Before Deal Reading Serious Try Work]
And I tell ya, when I sit in that sound booth and started reading the script and starting to get into the character, man, it's an easy jump for me, because I understand what it's all about.
[ Because Booth Character Easy Get Into Jump Man Reading Script Sit Sound Started Starting Tell Understand Ya]
Suddenly the whole imagination of writing and editorial and newspaper and all these presumptions about who am I reading this, and who else other people may be, and all that, it's so grimly brutal!
[ Am Brutal Editorial Else Imagination May Newspaper Other Reading Suddenly These Whole Writing]
I'm more of a visual person, but I think that reading's extremely important. But I'm very easily distracted. It takes certain books to really grab you in.
[ Books Certain Distracted Easily Extremely Grab Important More Person Reading Really Takes Think Very Visual]
Tact is after all a kind of mind reading.
[ After Kind Mind Reading Tact]
My writing is a combination of three elements. The first is travel: not travel like a tourist, but travel as exploration. The second is reading literature on the subject. The third is reflection.
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I think the reason I don't read is because, when I'm reading, I feel like I'm missing out on something else. You know, What are my friends doing? Where's my girlfriend?
[ Because Doing Else Feel Friends Girlfriend Know Missing Out Read Reading Reason Something Think Where]
I was well traveled, and I created this illusion of literacy through reading and writing. I wrote a book of short stories.
[ Book Created Illusion Literacy Reading Short Stories Through Traveled Well Writing Wrote]
It's a comedy thriller, brilliantly written and it's full of twists and turns at every page. When I was reading it I was desperate to get to the end to find out what happens, it really hooks you.
[ Brilliantly Comedy Desperate End Every Find Full Get Happens Hooks Out Page Reading Really Thriller Turns Twists Written]
I began reading science fiction before I was 12 and started writing science fiction around the same time.
[ Around Before Began Fiction Reading Same Science Started Time Writing]
In the olden days, the umpire didn't have to take any courses in mind reading. The pitcher told you he was going to throw at you.
[ Any Courses Days Going Mind Olden Pitcher Reading Take Throw Told Umpire]
I had always owned them to be the Word of God... the careful reading of the Acts afforded me a practical picture of the early church; which made me feel deeply the contrast with its actual present state; though still, as ever beloved by God.
[ Acts Actual Afforded Always Beloved Careful Church Contrast Deeply Early Ever Feel God Had Made Owned Picture Practical Present Reading State Still Them Though Which Word]
The strongest results were in Florida and Texas. In just one year in a Texas charter school, an average student gained 7 percentile points in math and 8 percentile points in reading, while Florida charter schools improved student performance by 6 percentile points.
[ Average Charter Florida Gained Improved Just Math Performance Points Reading Results School Schools Strongest Student Texas Were While Year]
Reading a book is like re-writing it for yourself. You bring to a novel, anything you read, all your experience of the world. You bring your history and you read it in your own terms.
[ Anything Book Bring Experience History Novel Own Re-Writing Read Reading Terms World Your Yourself]
The reader's challenge is to replicate the experiment by reading the poem and to draw their own conclusions.
[ Challenge Conclusions Draw Experiment Own Poem Reader Reading Replicate Their]
Bore children, and they stop reading. There's no room for self-indulgence or showing off or setting the scene.
[ Bore Children Off Reading Room Scene Setting Showing Stop]
But with comics you're reading and assimilating an image simultaneously, instead of just reading or watching the tube.
[ Assimilating Comics Image Instead Just Reading Simultaneously Tube Watching]
Do not suppose, however, that I intend to urge a diet of classics on anybody. I have seen such diets at work. I have known people who have actually read all, or almost all, the guaranteed Hundred Best Books. God save us from reading nothing but the best.
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Oh, that sound? I'm in the hot tub, reading a novel.
[ Hot Novel Oh Reading Sound Tub]
Reading computer manuals without the hardware is as frustrating as reading manuals without the software. Computers
[ Computer Frustrating Hardware Manuals Reading Software Without]
For when we talk about the spreading power and influence of globalization, aren't we really referring to the spreading economic and military might of the US?
[ Economic Globalization Influence Might Military Power Really Referring Spreading Talk Us]
With his trademark courage and conviction, President Reagan led us out of the Cold War, spreading his vision of freedom, resulting in the release of millions of people from the yoke of communism.
[ Cold Communism Conviction Courage Freedom His Led Millions Out President Reagan Release Resulting Spreading Trademark Us Vision War Yoke]
Reading is a means of thinking with another person's mind; it forces you to stretch your own.
[ Another Forces Means Mind Own Person Reading Stretch Thinking Your]
It was the courts, of course, that took away prayer from our schools, that took away Bible reading from our schools. It's the courts that gave us same-sex marriage. So it is quite a battlefield, and the Supreme Court is the highest court in the land.
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What I was reading was already part of my psyche, but finally someone else was saying it's okay to walk alone.
[ Alone Already Else Finally Okay Part Psyche Reading Saying Someone Walk]
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government has grown out of too much government.
[ Bad Convinces Government Grown History Most Much Out Reading Too]
It is a common temptation of Satan to make us give up the reading of the Word and prayer when our enjoyment is gone; as if it were of no use to read the Scriptures when we do not enjoy them, and as if it were no use to pray when we have no spirit of prayer.
[ Common Enjoy Enjoyment Give Gone Make Our Pray Prayer Read Reading Satan Scriptures Spirit Temptation Them Up Us Use Were Word]
If I don't get the goose-bump factor when I'm reading it than I can't do it.
[ Factor Get Reading Than]
I have learned so much from working with other poets, travelling and reading with them, spending days discussing poems in progress. There is the sense that we are all, as writers, part of something which is more powerful than any of us.
[ Any Days Discussing Learned More Much Other Part Poems Poets Powerful Progress Reading Sense Something Spending Than Them Travelling Us Which Working Writers]
I am only conscious of any satisfaction in Scientific Reading or thinking when it rounds off into a poetical generality and vagueness.
[ Am Any Conscious Generality Into Off Only Poetical Reading Rounds Satisfaction Scientific Thinking Vagueness]
The Athanasian Creed is to me light and intelligible reading in comparison with much that now passes for science.
[ Comparison Creed Intelligible Light Much Now Passes Reading Science]
Culture means, I think, that you have widened your experience enough through reading and through being a little bit thoughtful about these things that it has changed your outlook in some ways. And not necessarily made you a better human being but made you see things.
[ Being Better Bit Changed Culture Enough Experience Human Little Made Means Necessarily Outlook Reading See Some These Things Think Thoughtful Through Ways Widened Your]
My head was always bubbling over with facts and it seems to me this had little to do with my paying close attention in school and more to do with my voracious and omnivorous reading habits.
[ Always Attention Bubbling Close Facts Habits Had Head Little More Over Paying Reading School Seems Voracious]
We never stop reading, although every book comes to an end, just as we never stop living, although death is certain.
[ Although Book Certain Comes Death End Every Just Living Never Reading Stop]
There were rumors I wasn't going to die. The whole cast was sitting around the table reading the script. I fell on the floor - I'm not kidding. I looked up at Katherine Heigl, and she was crying.
[ Around Cast Crying Die Fell Floor Going Katherine Kidding Looked Reading Rumors Script She Sitting Table Up Were Whole]
I started writing while I was a little boy. Maybe it's because I was reading a lot of books I admired, and thought that I would like to write something like that someday. Also, my love for good writing pushed me.
[ Admired Also Because Books Boy Good Little Lot Love Maybe Pushed Reading Someday Something Started Thought While Would Write Writing]
Reading is important.
[ Important Reading]
I would like to spare the time and effort of hack reviewers and, generally, persons who move their lips when reading.
[ Effort Generally Hack Lips Move Persons Reading Reviewers Spare Their Time Would]
My argument is that War makes rattling good history; but Peace is poor reading.
[ Argument Good History Makes Peace Poor Rattling Reading War]
One rainy Sunday when I was in the third grade, I picked up a book to look at the pictures and discovered that even though I did not want to, I was reading. I have been a reader ever since.
[ Been Book Did Discovered Even Ever Grade Look Picked Pictures Rainy Reader Reading Since Sunday Third Though Up Want]
I, of course, wanted to do something with Drew Barrymore. Please. So we were reading scripts back and forth and then we found this script, Fever Pitch.
[ Back Barrymore Course Drew Fever Forth Found Pitch Please Reading Script Scripts Something Then Wanted Were]
I was improvising before I was reading music. I was just trying to play things on the clarinet by ear. I think my ear is one of my greatest assets.
[ Assets Before Clarinet Ear Greatest Improvising Just Music Play Reading Things Think Trying]
I've always been that way. I'm not very good at reading music but I'm pretty quick at picking things up.
[ Always Been Good Music Picking Pretty Quick Reading Things Up Very Way]
You write with ease to show your breeding, but easy writing's curst hard reading.
[ Breeding Ease Easy Hard Reading Show Write Writing Your]
Being a librarian certainly helped me with my writing because it made me even more of a reader, and I was always an enthusiastic reader. Writing and reading seem to me to be different aspects of a single imaginative act.
[ Act Always Aspects Because Being Certainly Different Enthusiastic Even Helped Imaginative Librarian Made More Reader Reading Seem Single Writing]
As the true object of education is not to render the pupil the mere copy of his preceptor, it is rather to be rejoiced in, than lamented, that various reading should lead him into new trains of thinking.
[ Copy Education Him His Into Lead Mere New Object Pupil Rather Reading Rejoiced Render Should Than Thinking Trains True Various]
If I could offer but one helpful hint to young Hoosiers hoping to better their odds for success in life, I would simply note the importance of thoughtful reading.
[ Better Could Helpful Hint Hoping Importance Life Note Odds Offer Reading Simply Success Their Thoughtful Would Young]
Reading music is like listening to flowers. I don't understand the concept.
[ Concept Flowers Listening Music Reading Understand]
And I believe that public broadcasting has an important trust with the American people, it's an intimate medium of television, and that we can do reading and language development for young children without getting into human sexuality.
[ American Believe Broadcasting Children Development Getting Human Important Intimate Into Language Medium Public Reading Sexuality Television Trust Without Young]
Reading a novel in which all characters illustrate patience, hard work, chastity, and delayed gratification could be a pretty dull experience.
[ Characters Chastity Could Delayed Dull Experience Gratification Hard Illustrate Novel Patience Pretty Reading Which Work]
The class has become over the years fairly large, running to three hundred or more, but I always insist upon reading all the student folklore collections myself. Although this is a tall order, I look forward to it because I learn so much from it.
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I like reading Ball Tongue lyrics and all that stuff. And they published a book, and I wouldn't give my lyrics, and it's all wrong in the book, and I giggle. It's funny.
[ Ball Book Funny Giggle Give Lyrics Published Reading Stuff Tongue Wrong]
I think that the online world has actually brought books back. People are reading because they're reading the damn screen. That's more reading than people used to do.
[ Actually Back Because Books Brought Damn More Online Reading Screen Than Think Used World]
The test of literature is, I suppose, whether we ourselves live more intensely for the reading of it.
[ Intensely Literature Live More Ourselves Reading Suppose Test Whether]
Reading isn't good for a ballplayer. Not good for his eyes. If my eyes went bad even a little bit I couldn't hit home runs. So I gave up reading.
[ Bad Ballplayer Bit Even Eyes Gave Good His Hit Home Little Reading Runs Up Went]
I believe that writing is derivative. I think good writing comes from good reading.
[ Believe Comes Derivative Good Reading Think Writing]
I'm not altogether certain that a fundamentalism of necessity has to argue that it is the only reading of the human experience in order to stay alive.
[ Alive Altogether Argue Certain Experience Fundamentalism Human Necessity Only Order Reading Stay]
No longer shall I paint interiors with men reading and women knitting. I will paint living people who breathe and feel and suffer and love.
[ Breathe Feel Interiors Knitting Living Longer Love Men Paint Reading Shall Suffer Will Women]
My countrymen have the right to shake my hand and talk to me if they so wish. Don't forget that their support and their reading of my works is what brought me the Nobel prize.
[ Brought Countrymen Forget Hand Nobel Prize Reading Right Shake Support Talk Their Wish Works]
To this day I always insist on working out a problem from the beginning without reading up on it first, a habit that sometimes gets me into trouble but just as often helps me see things my predecessors have missed.
[ Always Beginning Day First Gets Habit Helps Insist Into Just Missed Often Out Predecessors Problem Reading See Sometimes Things Trouble Up Without Working]
The greatest pleasure of reading consists in re-reading.
[ Consists Greatest Pleasure Re-Reading Reading]
I think people enjoy reading about money, but the people who are in charge of giving me guidance tell me not to talk about it in interviews. Why not? That's what everybody thinks about.
[ Charge Enjoy Everybody Giving Guidance Interviews Money Reading Talk Tell Think Thinks Why]
I have Social Disease. I have to go out every night. If I stay home one night I start spreading rumors to my dogs.
[ Disease Dogs Every Go Home Night Out Rumors Social Spreading Start Stay]
Every single pleasure I can imagine or have experienced is more delightful, more of a pleasure, if you take it in small sips, if you take your time. Reading is not an exception.
[ Delightful Every Exception Experienced Imagine More Pleasure Reading Single Small Take Time Your]
Throughout that period, Japan had made honest efforts to keep the destruction of war from spreading and, based on the belief that all nations of the world should find their places, had followed a policy designed to restore an expeditious peace between Japan and China.
[ Based Belief Between China Designed Destruction Efforts Find Followed Had Honest Japan Keep Made Nations Peace Period Places Policy Restore Should Spreading Their Throughout War World]
Reading is equivalent to thinking with someone else's head instead of with one's own.
[ Else Equivalent Head Instead Own Reading Someone Thinking]
From reading a previous answer, you know that I consider all those aspects to be part of American cultural myth and thus they figure into good American poetry, whether the poet is aware of what he is doing or not.
[ American Answer Aspects Aware Consider Cultural Doing Figure Good Into Know Myth Part Poet Poetry Previous Reading Those Thus Whether]
It's different in Scotland. People who come to readings are more interested in literature as such, but the readership in general is really quite diverse. It's a cliche, but it's said that people who read my books don't read any other books, and you do get that element.
[ Any Books Cliche Come Different Diverse Element General Get Interested Literature More Other Quite Read Readership Readings Really Said Scotland Such]
To feel most beautifully alive means to be reading something beautiful, ready always to apprehend in the flow of language the sudden flash of poetry.
[ Alive Always Apprehend Beautiful Beautifully Feel Flash Flow Language Means Most Poetry Reading Ready Something Sudden]
I used to live a very social life and never spend much solitary time looking at birds or reading.
[ Birds Life Live Looking Much Never Reading Social Solitary Spend Time Used Very]
The reader has to be creative when he's reading. He has to try to make the thing alive. A good reader has to do a certain amount of work when he is reading.
[ Alive Amount Certain Creative Good Make Reader Reading Thing Try Work]
I'm still reading some scripts and I model as well, so I'm still doing that. But I don't want to do like just anything so we're being really selective about the stuff I'll do.
[ Anything Being Doing Just Model Reading Really Scripts Selective Some Still Stuff Want Well]
What is reading, but silent conversation.
[ Conversation Reading Silent]
A young man who wishes to remain a sound atheist cannot be too careful of his reading.
[ Atheist Cannot Careful His Man Reading Remain Sound Too Wishes Young]
The greatest gift is the passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts, it excites, it gives you knowledge of the world and experience of a wide kind. It is a moral illumination.
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Let's deal with reality. The reality is that we will be reading Miranda rights to the corpse of Osama bin Laden. He will never appear in an American courtroom.
[ American Appear Bin Corpse Courtroom Deal Laden Never Osama Reading Reality Rights Will]
My Alma mater was books, a good library... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
[ Books Could Curiosity Good Just Library Life Reading Rest Satisfying Spend]
I suppose if I was to have to pick a few, Ursula LeGuin would have to top the list. It was while reading her work that I decided I wanted to be an author.
[ Author Decided Few Her List Pick Reading Suppose Top Wanted While Work Would]
Some of the material out there - I don't want to say that it's all bad - but there's a lot of bad stuff out there. You just continue reading scripts, and eventually you find something you connect with.
[ Bad Connect Continue Eventually Find Just Lot Material Out Reading Say Scripts Some Something Stuff Want]
Beyond that, I seem to be compelled to write science fiction, rather than fantasy or mysteries or some other genre more likely to climb onto bestseller lists even though I enjoy reading a wide variety of literature, both fiction and nonfiction.
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I tell you, the difference for me is between being victimized, terrorized, numbed by reading about different disasters, or reducing the anxiety by getting up and doing something about it, at whatever level.
[ Anxiety Being Between Difference Different Disasters Doing Getting Level Reading Reducing Something Tell Terrorized Up Victimized Whatever]
The simultaneous reactions elicited all over the world by the reading of newspaper dispatches about the same events create, as it were, a common mental pulse beat for the whole of civilized mankind.
[ Beat Civilized Common Create Events Mankind Mental Newspaper Over Pulse Reactions Reading Same Simultaneous Were Whole World]
I took a speed-reading course and read War and Peace in twenty minutes. It involves Russia.
[ Course Involves Minutes Peace Read Russia Took Twenty War]
I bear solemn witness to the fact that NATO heads of state and of government meet only to go through the tedious motions of reading speeches, drafted by others, with the principal objective of not rocking the boat.
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The fat lady hasn't sung yet. We'll wait until we get a look at what is in the motion passed on third reading.
[ Fat Get Hasn Lady Look Motion Passed Reading Sung Third Until Wait Yet]
No entertainment is so cheap as reading, nor any pleasure so lasting. She will not want new fashions nor regret the loss of expensive diversions or variety of company if she can be amused with an author in her closet.
[ Amused Any Author Cheap Closet Company Entertainment Expensive Fashions Her Lasting Loss New Nor Pleasure Reading Regret She Variety Want Will]
I've turned my guest house into this little studio, and we have actors come over and do readings.
[ Actors Come Guest House Into Little Over Readings Studio Turned]
I hope everyone that is reading this is having a really good day. And if you are not, just know that in every new minute that passes you have an opportunity to change that.
[ Change Day Every Everyone Good Having Hope Just Know Minute New Opportunity Passes Reading Really]
Nothing helps a bad mood like spreading it around.
[ Around Bad Helps Mood Nothing Spreading]
I hope to be with you as a writer for a very long time, and I hope that you will enjoy reading my work, because readers are the highest form of life on this planet.
[ Because Enjoy Form Highest Hope Life Long Planet Readers Reading Time Very Will Work Writer]
There is hardly a pioneer's hut which does not contain a few odd volumes of Shakespeare. I remember reading the feudal drama of Henry V for the first time in a log cabin.
[ Cabin Contain Does Drama Feudal Few First Hardly Henry Hut Log Odd Pioneer Reading Remember Shakespeare Time Volumes Which]
There is nothing more distressing or tiresome than a writer standing in front of an audience and reading his work.
[ Audience Distressing Front His More Nothing Reading Standing Than Tiresome Work Writer]
Between 2 and 5 I'm reading in to find out what's been going on while I've been asleep.
[ Asleep Been Between Find Going Out Reading While]
In reading the lives of great men, I found that the first victory they won was over themselves... self-discipline with all of them came first.
[ Came First Found Great Lives Men Over Reading Self-Discipline Them Themselves Victory Won]
The worst thing about new books is that they keep us from reading the old ones.
[ Books Keep New Old Ones Reading Thing Us Worst]
Because these show are live, script pages are being switched during the program and new commercial teases might be yelled in your ear with just enough time to scribble them on scrap paper before reading them.
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I see America spreading disaster. I see America as a black curse upon the world. I see a long night settling in and that mushroom which has poisoned the world withering at the roots.
[ America Black Curse Disaster Long Mushroom Night Poisoned Roots See Settling Spreading Upon Which Withering World]
There is a note in the front of the volume saying that no public reading may be given without first getting the author's permission. It ought to be made much more difficult to do than that.
[ Author Difficult First Front Getting Given Made May More Much Note Ought Permission Public Reading Saying Than Volume Without]
Whitney and I have fun reading the newspaper sometimes. You'd be amazed at the places they say I've been.
[ Amazed Been Fun Newspaper Places Reading Say Sometimes Whitney]
In bed at night, I could be reading some book, and I'll come across a sentence that's totally unrelated to some scene I did years ago. But I'll play the scene back in my mind and think, I did that wrong - I should've opened the door more slowly.
[ Across Ago Back Bed Book Come Could Did Door Mind More Night Opened Play Reading Scene Sentence Should Slowly Some Think Totally Unrelated Wrong Years]
I went into this job to do plays, but that's here for 10 weeks, and the rest of the year I do a lot of other things-the administrative work of planning, reading plays.
[ Administrative Here Into Job Lot Other Planning Plays Reading Rest Weeks Went Work Year]
I think technique can be taught but I think the only way to learn to write is to read, and I see writing and reading as completely related. One almost couldn't exist without the other.
[ Almost Completely Exist Learn Only Other Read Reading Related See Taught Technique Think Way Without Write Writing]
It's gratifying that it does; I love to give readings.
[ Does Give Gratifying Love Readings]
I get readings, I sometimes get five a week. You'll feel like a schizophrenic by the end of that week. I don't know who I am any more. You'll be in conversation with a friend and start spitting out dialogue.
[ Am Any Conversation Dialogue End Feel Five Friend Get Know More Out Readings Schizophrenic Sometimes Spitting Start Week]
I'm also doing constant book readings, movies. You name it, I'm doing it.
[ Also Book Constant Doing Movies Name Readings]
When I'm not writing, I read loads of fiction, but I've been writing quite constantly lately so I've been reading a lot of nonfiction - philosophy, religion, science, history, social or cultural studies.
[ Been Constantly Cultural Fiction History Lately Loads Lot Nonfiction Philosophy Quite Read Reading Religion Science Social Studies Writing]
I had done a lot of reading, relative for a kid, about World War Two, and I thought about Chamberlain a lot.
[ Chamberlain Done Had Kid Lot Reading Relative Thought Two War World]
I'd like to encourage people to please keep reading-and most importantly, to please keep trying new writers. The only way we can bring fresh new material into the field is if people go out and buy it.
[ Bring Buy Encourage Field Fresh Go Importantly Into Keep Material Most New Only Out Please Trying Way Writers]
A few years after my first son was born, he wanted to know how we chose his name, so I began reading him the story of Noah's Ark.
[ After Ark Began Born Chose Few First Him His How Know Name Noah Reading Son Story Wanted Years]
My grandfather was a newspaper publisher and his paper had all the comics in NYC, so some of my earliest memories are of reading the family paper and heading straight for the comics insert.
[ Comics Earliest Family Grandfather Had Heading His Insert Memories Newspaper Nyc Paper Publisher Reading Some Straight]
I have a Bachelor of Arts in English, which means I had a lot of formal training in reading.
[ Arts Bachelor English Formal Had Lot Means Reading Training Which]
I have to keep up with the scientific literature as part of my job, but increasingly I found myself reading things that weren't really relevant to my academic work, but were relevant to gardening.
[ Academic Found Gardening Increasingly Job Keep Literature Myself Part Reading Really Relevant Scientific Things Up Were Weren Work]
A lot of the cosmologists and astrophysicists clearly had been reading science fiction.
[ Been Clearly Fiction Had Lot Reading Science]
After reading Eminem's autobiography, which I did because I'm so interested in him as an artist, I respect him a lot. Even though he seems angry and mad, he's had to fight so many demons in his life.
[ After Angry Artist Autobiography Because Demons Did Eminem Even Fight Had Him His Interested Life Lot Mad Many Reading Respect Seems Though Which]
Schools are really bad now. Schools are not only bad in reading, writing and arithmetic, they're worse in cultural aspects, like in music and art. They don't teach you anything.
[ Anything Arithmetic Art Aspects Bad Cultural Music Now Only Reading Really Schools Teach Worse Writing]
Each gig should be unique. You're always treading that line between keeping yourself fresh and giving people something they want to hear.
[ Always Between Each Fresh Gig Giving Hear Keeping Line Should Something Treading Unique Want Yourself]
I loved the material when I first read it, and the experience of making the film was a great one. So when we came around to complete the trilogy, I just signed on board without even reading the scripts because the experience of the first film was so good.
[ Around Because Board Came Complete Even Experience Film First Good Great Just Loved Making Material Read Reading Scripts Signed Trilogy Without]
If I'm not afraid when I'm reading a script, that means I know I've done it before. If I read something and think, Wow, I can't play this part, then I want to play it more.
[ Afraid Before Done Know Means More Part Play Read Reading Script Something Then Think Want Wow]
I never read Playboy before I started working there and stopped reading it the day I quit.
[ Before Day Never Playboy Quit Read Reading Started Stopped Working]
I have never known any distress that an hour's reading did not relieve.
[ Any Did Distress Hour Known Never Reading Relieve]
'All Our Yesterdays' was unquestionably the best work I have ever done. And the reading public stayed away in droves.
[ Away Best Done Droves Ever Our Public Reading Stayed Unquestionably Work Yesterdays]
We set up a beta site, a test site, with movie, music and book reviews. If you're reading them and you want to buy a book or a ticket for a movie that's reviewed on the site, you can do that without leaving our site.
[ Beta Book Buy Leaving Movie Music Our Reading Reviewed Reviews Set Site Test Them Ticket Up Want Without]
All of us grow up in particular realities - a home, family, a clan, a small town, a neighborhood. Depending upon how we're brought up, we are either deeply aware of the particular reading of reality into which we are born, or we are peripherally aware of it. Family
[ Aware Born Brought Clan Deeply Depending Either Family Grow Home How Into Neighborhood Particular Reading Realities Reality Small Town Up Upon Us Which]
Well, in The Chosen, Danny Saunders, from the heart of his religious reading of the world, encounters an element in the very heart of the secular readings of the world - Freudian psychoanalytic theory.
[ Chosen Danny Element Encounters Freudian Heart His Psychoanalytic Reading Readings Religious Secular Theory Very Well World]
People say that life is the thing, but I prefer reading.
[ Life Prefer Reading Say Thing]
Books, I don't know what you see in them. I can understand a person reading them, but I can't for the life of me see why people have to write them.
[ Books Know Life Person Reading See Them Understand Why Write]
My reading is extremely eclectic. Lately I've been teaching myself computer graphics, so I'm reading a lot about that. I read books of trivia, of facts.
[ Been Books Computer Eclectic Extremely Facts Graphics Lately Lot Myself Read Reading Teaching Trivia]
The reason Saul Bellow doesn't talk to me anymore is because he knows his new novels are not worth reading.
[ Anymore Because Bellow His Knows New Novels Reading Reason Talk Worth]
Reading is an art form, and every man can be an artist.
[ Art Artist Every Form Man Reading]
If President Bush is serious about genocide, an immediate priority is to stop the cancer of Darfur from spreading further, which means working with France to shore up Chad and the Central African Republic.
[ African Bush Cancer Central Chad Darfur France Further Genocide Immediate Means President Priority Republic Serious Shore Spreading Stop Up Which Working]
It's just a matter of writing the kind of book I enjoy reading. Something better be happening at the beginning, and then on every page after, or I get irritated.
[ After Beginning Better Book Enjoy Every Get Happening Irritated Just Kind Matter Page Reading Something Then Writing]
Also there's two sides of it, I mean, a band like us, at our level and the way we have to promote ourselves and usually radio just completely turns their back on us, at the same time I think Mp3s help promote us somewhat, spreading the word about the album and stuff.
[ Album Also Back Band Completely Help Just Level Mean Our Ourselves Promote Radio Same Sides Somewhat Spreading Stuff Their Think Time Turns Two Us Usually Way Word]
Reading music is something that's inherently hateful to me. It makes music like mathematics.
[ Hateful Inherently Makes Mathematics Music Reading Something]
Geisha because when I was living in Japan, I met a fellow whose mother was a geisha, and I thought that was kind of fascinating and ended up reading about the subject just about the same time I was getting interested in writing fiction.
[ Because Ended Fascinating Fellow Fiction Geisha Getting Interested Japan Just Kind Living Met Mother Reading Same Subject Thought Time Up Whose Writing]
By reading a lot of novels in a variety of genres, and asking questions, it's possible to learn how things are done - the mechanics of writing, so to speak - and which genres and authors excel in various areas.
[ Areas Asking Authors Done Excel Genres How Learn Lot Mechanics Novels Possible Questions Reading Speak Things Variety Various Which Writing]
I don't read anything anymore. I don't have the eyesight. I read my own copy, that's all. I think I've read everything that's worth reading.
[ Anymore Anything Copy Everything Eyesight Own Read Reading Think Worth]
People aren't used to thinking of cultural forms spreading out across the full range of formal interactions - or what is called the "text" in literary terms.
[ Across Called Cultural Formal Forms Full Interactions Literary Out Range Spreading Terms Text Thinking Used]
And that's how I start myself. I usually go back a couple of pages, maybe to the beginning of the chapter, and I start reading. And as I'm reading, I'm tweaking - putting in a different word, changing the syntax, putting that clause over there, you know that sort of thing.
[ Back Beginning Changing Chapter Clause Couple Different Go How Know Maybe Myself Over Pages Putting Reading Sort Start Syntax Thing Tweaking Usually Word]
Two people have been really liberating in my mind; one is Wittgenstein and the other is Burke. I read Burke before he was a secular saint, before everyone was reading him.
[ Been Before Everyone Him Liberating Mind Other Read Reading Really Saint Secular Two]
I was in the tennis bubble. I wasn't thinking about the big picture. I didn't notice what they said on television, I wasn't reading any papers. I had a coach and a manager, and they kept me in the bubble.
[ Any Big Bubble Coach Had Kept Manager Notice Papers Picture Reading Said Television Tennis Thinking]
Reading is my greatest luxury.
[ Greatest Luxury Reading]
Reading should not be presented to children as a chore, a duty. It should be offered as a gift.
[ Children Chore Duty Gift Offered Presented Reading Should]
The storytelling gift is innate: one has it or one doesn't. But style is at least partly a learned thing: one refines it by looking and listening and reading and practice - by work.
[ Gift Innate Learned Least Listening Looking Partly Practice Reading Storytelling Style Thing Work]
I was reading so much about myself in the papers that was not me.
[ Much Myself Papers Reading]
We are all treading the vanishing road of a song in the air, the vanishing road of the spring flowers and the winter snows, the vanishing roads of the winds and the streams, the vanishing road of beloved faces.
[ Air Beloved Faces Flowers Road Roads Snows Song Spring Streams Treading Vanishing Winds Winter]
We shouldn't teach great books; we should teach a love of reading.
[ Books Great Love Reading Should Teach]
I've always loved to read. But sometimes I go for a year without reading, because I forget to.
[ Always Because Forget Go Loved Read Reading Sometimes Without Year]
Nor dread nor hope attend a dying animal; a man awaits his end dreading and hoping all.
[ Animal Attend Awaits Dread Dreading Dying End His Hope Hoping Man Nor]
I worked probably 25 years by myself, just writing and working, not trying to publish much, not giving readings.
[ Giving Just Much Myself Probably Publish Readings Trying Worked Working Writing Years]
If you are dyslexic, your eyes work fine, your brain works fine, but there is a little short circuit in the wire that goes between the eye and the brain. Reading is not a fluid process.
[ Between Brain Circuit Dyslexic Eye Eyes Fine Fluid Goes Little Process Reading Short Wire Work Works Your]
I judged about a zillion awards this year so I've been reading a lot of books that just came out.
[ Awards Been Books Came Judged Just Lot Out Reading Year]
If I have a talent for making some fourth-grader who hates school and reading to hate it a little less, then I have to do the most with what I've been issued.
[ Been Hate Hates Issued Less Little Making Most Reading School Some Talent Then]
Writing a book for me, I expect, is very similar to the experience of reading the book for my readers.
[ Book Expect Experience Readers Reading Similar Very Writing]
When we're onstage, it's like mind reading: we're on the same page.
[ Mind Onstage Page Reading Same]
The hearing aids are very helpful for speech reading. Without the hearing aids, my voice becomes very loud, and I cannot control the quality of my voice.
[ Aids Becomes Cannot Control Hearing Helpful Loud Quality Reading Speech Very Voice Without]
I thought I'd begin by reading a poem by Shakespeare, but then I thought, why should I? He never reads any of mine.
[ Any Begin Mine Never Poem Reading Reads Shakespeare Should Then Thought Why]
What a sense of superiority it gives one to escape reading some book which everyone else is reading.
[ Book Else Escape Everyone Gives Reading Sense Some Superiority Which]
The rising cost of prescription drugs has sparked a prairie fire that is spreading across our nation.
[ Across Cost Fire Nation Our Prairie Prescription Rising Sparked Spreading]
I finally decided one day, reading science fiction magazines of the time, I could do at least as well as some of these people are doing. So I finally made a serious effort.
[ Could Day Decided Doing Effort Fiction Finally Least Made Magazines Reading Science Serious Some These Time Well]
I think the kind of unexpected I really love is when you open books and the actual way of writing is different and interesting. Like reading Virginia Woolf for the first time or Lawrence Durrell for the first time.
[ Actual Books Different First Interesting Kind Lawrence Love Open Reading Really Think Time Unexpected Virginia Way Woolf Writing]
I do finish reading a script and say, Why are they making it and what are they talking about? I like to try and be responsible in my choices in that way.
[ Choices Finish Making Reading Responsible Say Script Talking Try Way Why]
There are distinct duties of a poet laureate. I plan a reading series at the Library of Congress and advise the librarian. The rest is how I want to promote poetry.
[ Advise Congress Distinct Duties How Laureate Librarian Library Plan Poet Poetry Promote Reading Rest Series Want]
Like, every couple of months you read, they rewrite, you come back in, they've animated more stuff - they usually videotape you while you're reading it - so they'll incorporate some gestures and some facial expressions into it.
[ Animated Back Come Couple Every Expressions Facial Gestures Incorporate Into Months More Read Reading Rewrite Some Stuff Usually Videotape While]
Although reading the classics in Latin in school may be not as fulfilling as it would be at a more mature age, few scientists can afford the time for such diversion later in life.
[ Afford Age Although Classics Diversion Few Fulfilling Later Latin Life Mature May More Reading School Scientists Such Time Would]
In Australia, not reading poetry is the national pastime.
[ Australia National Pastime Poetry Reading]
It got so bad that by the time I was graduated, the only reading I did was in order to get the grade and the only writing I did was in order to get the grade.
[ Bad Did Get Got Grade Graduated Only Order Reading Time Writing]
When I'm reading material, if I'm a little bit afraid of a part and I'm willing to admit that to myself, then I'll do it, definitely. If I'm worried about being able to do it, to get it - I absolutely just love it.
[ Able Absolutely Admit Afraid Being Bit Definitely Get Just Little Love Material Myself Part Reading Then Willing Worried]
I started reading and talking and interviewing nutritionists and a thread was starting to form for me which is - a protein digests in a different rate of speed than a carbohydrate.
[ Carbohydrate Different Digests Form Interviewing Protein Rate Reading Speed Started Starting Talking Than Thread Which]
Spending waiting moments doing crossword puzzles or reading a book you brought yourself.
[ Book Brought Crossword Doing Moments Puzzles Reading Spending Waiting Yourself]
The time to read is any time: no apparatus, no appointment of time and place, is necessary. It is the only art which can be practiced at any hour of the day or night, whenever the time and inclination comes, that is your time for reading; in joy or sorrow, health or illness.
[ Any Apparatus Appointment Art Comes Day Health Hour Illness Inclination Joy Necessary Night Only Place Practiced Read Reading Sorrow Time Whenever Which Your]
I've never know any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
[ Any Hour Know Never Reading Than Trouble]
You are wise, witty and wonderful, but you spend too much time reading this sort of stuff.
[ Much Reading Sort Spend Stuff Time Too Wise Witty Wonderful]
What I do believe is that there is always a relationship between writing and reading, a constant interplay between the writer on the one hand and the reader on the other.
[ Always Believe Between Constant Hand Interplay Other Reader Reading Relationship Writer Writing]
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
[ Digesting Eating Reading Reflecting Without]
The Spice Girl Victoria Beckham has just published the story of her life. I confess that it is not in my reading table.
[ Beckham Confess Girl Her Just Life Published Reading Spice Story Table Victoria]
From the time I was a little boy I found myself reading history when I had a choice. I read a lot of things, but history had a special appeal for me.
[ Appeal Boy Choice Found Had History Little Lot Myself Read Reading Special Things Time]
We must form our minds by reading deep rather than wide.
[ Deep Form Minds Must Our Rather Reading Than Wide]
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
[ Bad Convinces Government History Most Much Reading Results Too]
He looked like such a Republican. He dressed like Pee-Wee Herman. But had I known what he had done when I was reading about him, I might have thought different.
[ Different Done Dressed Had Herman Him Known Looked Might Reading Republican Such Thought]
If you want to get rich from writing, write the sort of thing that's read by persons who move their lips when they're reading to themselves.
[ Get Lips Move Persons Read Reading Rich Sort Their Themselves Thing Want Write Writing]
I sent The World Well Lost to one editor who rejected it on sight, and then wrote a letter to every other editor in the field warning them against the story, and urging them to reject it on sight without reading it.
[ Against Editor Every Field Letter Lost Other Reading Reject Rejected Sent Sight Story Them Then Urging Warning Well Without World Wrote]
Many good sayings are to be found in holy books, but merely reading them will not make one religious.
[ Books Found Good Holy Make Many Merely Reading Religious Sayings Them Will]
My horizon on humanity is enlarged by reading the writers of poems, seeing a painting, listening to some music, some opera, which has nothing at all to do with a volatile human condition or struggle or whatever. It enriches me as a human being.
[ Being Condition Enlarged Enriches Horizon Human Humanity Listening Music Nothing Opera Painting Poems Reading Seeing Some Struggle Volatile Whatever Which Writers]
And I'm auditioning right now for a movie, and then I have a script that I'm reading right now for a horror film, and I'm meeting for a couple of television shows that I just had yesterday, and pretty much was offered one of them.
[ Auditioning Couple Film Had Horror Just Meeting Movie Much Now Offered Pretty Reading Right Script Shows Television Them Then Yesterday]
With the question of the effect of a poem, the topic of investigation shifts from that of textual autonomy to textual reception - to the issue of what we actually look for or find in reading a poem.
[ Actually Autonomy Effect Find Investigation Issue Look Poem Question Reading Reception Shifts Textual Topic]
In Ski Party we are reading up on how to have fun without sex. That was the theme of every AIP picture!
[ Every Fun How Party Picture Reading Sex Ski Theme Up Without]
I started reading when I was about three, a little over three.
[ Little Over Reading Started Three]
It's good to know how to read, but it's dangerous to know how to read and not how to interpret what you're reading.
[ Dangerous Good How Interpret Know Read Reading]
Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection must finish him.
[ Begins Company Education Finish Gentleman Good Him Must Reading Reflection]
Much reading is an oppression of the mind, and extinguishes the natural candle, which is the reason of so many senseless scholars in the world.
[ Candle Extinguishes Many Mind Much Natural Oppression Reading Reason Scholars Senseless Which World]
There's a lot of things that are said on the American Idol message board. I quit reading them because most of the people are very mean.
[ American Because Board Idol Lot Mean Message Most Quit Reading Said Them Things Very]
I'm in favor of any technology that makes my work available to the reading public at a reasonable price.
[ Any Available Favor Makes Price Public Reading Reasonable Technology Work]
As an actor, you're pretty much a hired gun. You are reading other people's words off of a page and doing what they want you to do.
[ Actor Doing Gun Hired Much Off Other Page Pretty Reading Want Words]
I've been an inveterate reader of literary magazines since I was a teenager. There are always discoveries. You're sitting in your easy chair, reading; you realize you've read a story or a group of poems four times, and you know, Yes, I want to go farther with this writer.
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Reading Stephen King's book, On Writing, was like being cornered and forced to have a long, drawn out mental enema.
[ Being Book Cornered Drawn Enema Forced King Long Mental Out Reading Stephen Writing]
The reading of all good books is like a conversation with the finest minds of past centuries.
[ Books Centuries Conversation Finest Good Minds Past Reading]
People want to find out what happens to the characters, and want to keep reading, and turning the pages.
[ Characters Find Happens Keep Out Pages Reading Turning Want]
To read a newspaper is to refrain from reading something worth while. The first discipline of education must therefore be to refuse resolutely to feed the mind with canned chatter.
[ Canned Chatter Discipline Education Feed First Mind Must Newspaper Read Reading Refrain Refuse Resolutely Something Therefore While Worth]
I even smoke in bed. Imagine smoking a cigar in bed, reading a book. Next to your bed, there's a cigar table with a special cigar ashtray, and your wife is reading a book on how to save the environment.
[ Ashtray Bed Book Cigar Environment Even How Imagine Next Reading Save Smoke Smoking Special Table Wife Your]
If you are a kid, reading is really important stuff.
[ Important Kid Reading Really Stuff]
Don't ask me who's influenced me. A lion is made up of the lambs he's digested, and I've been reading all my life.
[ Ask Been Digested Influenced Lambs Life Lion Made Reading Up]
Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading. Education
[ Able Distinguish Education Population Produced Read Reading Unable Vast Worth]
Reading a novel of a private experience, very, very different, the nature of it is very different.
[ Different Experience Nature Novel Private Reading Very]
No one bothered reading the books and understanding - and again, I'm not being high-falutin' about it - but I think our books are great literature with great metaphors of real life dealing with fears and hopes.
[ Again Being Books Bothered Dealing Fears Great Hopes Life Literature Metaphors Our Reading Real Think Understanding]
We tend to put poems into factions. And it restricts our reading.
[ Factions Into Our Poems Put Reading Tend]
I would define the poetic effect as the capacity that a text displays for continuing to generate different readings, without ever being completely consumed.
[ Being Capacity Completely Consumed Continuing Define Different Displays Effect Ever Generate Poetic Readings Text Without Would]
Do your bit to save humanity from lapsing back into barbarity by reading all the novels you can.
[ Back Barbarity Bit Humanity Into Novels Reading Save Your]
Well, I've been reading a lot about the fifty years since the Second World War, about Western foreign policy and all that. I try not to let it get to me, but sometimes I just think that there's no hope.
[ Been Fifty Foreign Get Hope Just Lot Policy Reading Second Since Sometimes Think Try War Well Western World Years]
I'm good at reading people.
[ Good Reading]
The Southern slave would obey God in respect to marriage, and also to the reading and studying of His word. But this, as we have seen, is forbidden him.
[ Also Forbidden God Him His Marriage Obey Reading Respect Seen Slave Southern Studying Word Would]
I hated to read. My mother could not get me to read. I'm going through the same thing with my daughter now. I love to read now, but I don't remember reading.
[ Could Daughter Get Going Hated Love Mother Now Read Reading Remember Same Thing Through]
I spend my happiest hours in reading Vedantic books. They are to me like the light of the morning, like the pure air of the mountains - so simple, so true, if once understood.
[ Air Books Happiest Hours Light Morning Mountains Once Pure Reading Simple Spend True Understood]
I'm not very good at relaxing. Reading's the main thing. On the bus, on the tube, on the loo. Literally all the time. I mean, I don't think there's a moment of the day when I wouldn't be if I was left alone.
[ Alone Bus Day Good Left Literally Main Mean Moment Reading Relaxing Thing Think Time Tube Very]
My life as a working theorist began three months after this preliminary study and background reading, when Oscar gently nudged me toward working on a particular problem.
[ After Background Began Gently Life Months Oscar Particular Preliminary Problem Reading Study Theorist Three Toward Working]
Properly, we should read for power. Man reading should be man intensely alive. The book should be a ball of light in one's hand.
[ Alive Ball Book Hand Intensely Light Man Power Properly Read Reading Should]
My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence.
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An inexhaustible good nature is one of the most precious gifts of heaven, spreading itself like oil over the troubled sea of thought, and keeping the mind smooth and equable in the roughest weather.
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And out of a desire essentially to imitate what I was reading, I began to write, like a clever monkey.
[ Began Clever Desire Essentially Imitate Monkey Out Reading Write]
When I'm not writing or tweaking my computer, I do embroidery. When I'm not plunging into the past, tweaking, or embroidering, I'm reading books about history, computers, or embroidery.
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I don't think anyone really is interested in reading about my emotional state. It's not even interesting to me.
[ Anyone Emotional Even Interested Interesting Reading Really State Think]
I was reading a lot of books I admired, and thought that I would like to write something like that someday.
[ Admired Books Lot Reading Someday Something Thought Would Write]
A great book should leave you with many experiences, and slightly exhausted. You should live several lives while reading it.
[ Book Exhausted Experiences Great Leave Live Lives Many Reading Several Should Slightly While]
It sounds extraordinary but it's a fact that balance sheets can make fascinating reading.
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I went through a period where I was really tired of seeing and reading about myself.
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I tried reading Hilbert. Only his papers published in mathematical periodicals were available at the time. Anybody who has tried those knows they are very hard reading.
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I remember when I was in my late teens just getting rid of lots of records, realizing I only ever listened to them when I was reading, or watching TV, or doing something else.
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All over the country, they're reading about me, and the story doesn't center on me being gay. It's just about a gay person who is doing his job.
[ Being Center Country Doing Gay His Job Just Over Person Reading Story]
I have given up reading books; I find it takes my mind off myself.
[ Books Find Given Mind Myself Off Reading Takes Up]
Learn as much by writing as by reading.
[ Learn Much Reading Writing]
I can't tell you exactly how I found it. It was just a process of writing a lot of stories and reading a lot of stories that I admired and just working and working until the sentences sounded right and I was satisfied with them.
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The HoLee model was the first term structure model. I remember reading their paper soon after it was published and as it was fairly different from many of the other papers that I had read, I had to read it quite a few times. I realized that it was a really important paper.
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Film music should have the same relationship to the film drama that somebody's piano playing in my living room has on the book I am reading.
[ Am Book Drama Film Living Music Piano Playing Reading Relationship Room Same Should Somebody]
Happy is he who has laid up in his youth, and held fast in all fortune, a genuine and passionate love of reading.
[ Fast Fortune Genuine Happy Held His Laid Love Passionate Reading Up Youth]
Scientific understanding is often beautiful, a profoundly aesthetic experience which gives pleasure not unlike the reading of a great poem.
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Language is the soul of intellect, and reading is the essential process by which that intellect is cultivated beyond the commonplace experiences of everyday life.
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He that loves reading has everything within his reach.
[ Everything His Loves Reach Reading Within]
If there was no Bible, it would be no matter whether you could read or not. Reading other books would do you no good.
[ Bible Books Could Good Matter Other Read Reading Whether Would]
I'm getting ready to write a piece now, and it's been six months thinking about it, changing the instrumentation, changing the name, doing more reading.
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I much prefer working with kids whose life could be completely upended by a reading of a book over a weekend. You give them a book to read - they go home and come back a changed person. And that is so much more interesting and exciting.
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Let us read with method, and propose to ourselves an end to which our studies may point. The use of reading is to aid us in thinking.
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I had passed through the entire British education system studying literature, culminating in three years of reading English at Oxford, and they'd never told me about something as basic as the importance of point of view in fiction!
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If I do a poetry reading I want people to walk out and say they feel better for having been there - not because you've done a comedy performance but because you're talking about your father dying or having young children, things that touch your soul.
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But I was also doing odd jobs around Portland, like spreading gravel and transplanting bamboo trees.
[ Also Around Bamboo Doing Gravel Jobs Odd Portland Spreading Trees]
I just happen to like the work. I like preparing for a role. I like reading. I like analyzing. I like literature. I like emotions. I like working with other actors.
[ Actors Analyzing Emotions Happen Just Literature Other Preparing Reading Role Work Working]
Stephen King in many respects is a wonderful writer. He has made a contribution. People in the future will be able to pick up Stephen King's books and learn a lot about who we were by reading those books.
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A woman reading Playboy feels a little like a Jew reading a Nazi manual.
[ Feels Jew Little Manual Playboy Reading Woman]
Resolve to edge in a little reading every day, if it is but a single sentence. If you gain fifteen minutes a day, it will make itself felt at the end of the year.
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An American of the present day reading his Sunday newspaper in a state of lazy collapse is one of the most perfect symbols of the triumph of quantity over quality that the world has yet seen.
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I'm reading scripts, desperately wanting to work. I've set a couple of things up for next year.
[ Couple Desperately Next Reading Scripts Set Things Up Wanting Work Year]
You can learn more about human nature by reading the Bible than by living in New York.
[ Bible Human Learn Living More Nature New Reading Than York]
I delight not in spreading any thing mysterious, for I consider it all lost time; but the things that all of us can see and know if we will.
[ Any Consider Delight Know Lost Mysterious See Spreading Thing Things Time Us Will]
Reading the epitaphs, our only salvation lies in resurrecting the dead and burying the living.
[ Burying Dead Lies Living Only Our Reading Salvation]
What I wanted to do and what I needed to do was something entirely different, and through reading Roussel I learned that I could do what I wanted all on my own and that I didn't have to rely on what had actually happened in my somewhat limited life and reading.
[ Actually Could Different Entirely Had Happened Learned Life Limited Needed Own Reading Rely Something Somewhat Through Wanted]
Growing up, I never gave a thought to being a writer. All I ever wanted to be was a traveler and explorer. Science-fiction allowed me to go places that were otherwise inaccessible, which is why I started reading it. I was going to be a lawyer, but I got saved.
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My errors will point to thinking men the various roads, and will teach them the great art of treading on the brink of the precipice without falling into it.
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The pleasure of all reading is doubled when one lives with another who shares the same books.
[ Another Books Doubled Lives Pleasure Reading Same Shares]
Be able to recognize when you're reading or hearing material biased to your own side.
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Raquel Welch is someone I can also live without. We've got some love scenes together and I am dreading them!
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I think I'm a very good reader of poetry, but obviously, like everybody, I have a set of criteria for reading poems, and I'm not shy about presenting them, so if people ask for my critical response to a poem, I tell them what works and why, and what doesn't work and why.
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I'm reading a book about Romaine Brooks, a wonderful painter from early in the last century.
[ Book Brooks Century Early Last Painter Reading Wonderful]
Much of my reading time over the last decade and a half has been spent reading aloud to my children. Those children's bedtime rituals of supper, bath, stories, and sleep have been a staple of my life and some of the best, most special times I can remember.
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I tell writers to keep reading, reading, reading. Read widely and deeply. And I tell them not to give up even after getting rejection letters. And only write what you love.
[ After Deeply Even Getting Give Keep Letters Love Only Read Reading Rejection Tell Them Up Widely Write Writers]
Shakespeare fascinated me. He hardly ever left the country. His imagination was worldwide though reading.
[ Country Ever Fascinated Hardly His Imagination Left Reading Shakespeare Though Worldwide]
If they don't read, if they don't love reading; if they don't find themselves compulsively reading, I don't think they're really a writer.
[ Compulsively Find Love Read Reading Really Themselves Think Writer]
I'm writing a movie about Mozart going to New York in the '60s. I've been reading so many novels.
[ Been Going Many Movie Mozart New Novels Reading Writing York]
Books give not wisdom where none was before. But where some is, there reading makes it more.
[ Before Books Give Makes More None Reading Some Where Wisdom]
Research we've done seems to indicate that people who are on the Net like the idea that they don't have to leave what they are reading to go buy something.
[ Buy Done Go Idea Indicate Leave Net Reading Research Seems Something]
The mere brute pleasure of reading - the sort of pleasure a cow must have in grazing.
[ Brute Cow Grazing Mere Must Pleasure Reading Sort]
Your baby only needs a lot of light at night if he's reading or he's entertaining guests.
[ Baby Entertaining Guests Light Lot Needs Night Only Reading Your]
My early and invincible love of reading I would not exchange for all the riches of India.
[ Early Exchange India Invincible Love Reading Riches Would]
I still can't decide which is more fun - reading or writing.
[ Decide Fun More Reading Still Which Writing]