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Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. It is wholesome and bracing for the mind to have its faculties kept on the stretch.
– Richard Steele
Reading made Don Quixote a gentleman. Believing what he read made him mad.
– George Bernard Shaw
Reading maketh a full man, conference a ready man, and writing an exact man.
– Francis Bacon
Reading music is the skill, while interpretation is the gift.
– anonymous
Reading musses up my mind.
– Henry Ford
Reading this book is like waiting for the first shoe to drop.
– Ralph Novak
Reading transports me. I can go anywhere and never leave my chair. It lets me shake hands with new ideas.
– Rolfe Neill
Reading well is one of the great pleasures that solitude can afford you.
– Harold Bloom
Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
– Albert Einstein
Ready comprehension is often a knee-jerk response and the most dangerous form of understanding. It blinks an opaque screen over your ablility to learn. The judgemental precedents of law function that way, littering your path with dead ends. Be warned. Understand nothing. All comprehension is temporary.
– Frank Herbert, Chapterhouse Dune, Mentat Fixe
Ready money works great cures.
– French Proverb
Ready tears are a sign of treachery, not of grief.
– Publilius Syrus
Reagan won because he ran against Jimmy Carter. Had he run unopposed he would have lost.
– Mort Sahl
Real and solid happiness springs from moderation.
– Goethe
Real art is without irony. Irony distances the author from his material. Irony is a product of something. It's not the reason for doing something. Irony is a cheap shot.
– Robert Altman
Real artists ship.
– Steve Jobs
Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing. The rest is mere sheep-herding.
– Ezra Loomis Pound
Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer into a selflessness which links us with all humanity.
– Lady Nancy Astor
Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer; into a selflessness which links us with all humanity.
– Nancy Astor
Real excellence and humility are not incompatible one with the other, on the contrary they are twin sisters.
– Jean Baptiste Lacordaire
Real firmness is good for anything; strut is good for nothing.
– Alexander Hamilton
Real freedom lies in wildness, not in civilization.
– Charles Lindbergh
Real friends help you succeed while fake friends try to destroy your future
– Unknown
Real friendship is shown in times of trouble prosperity is full of friends.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Real generosity is doing something nice for someone who will never find it out.
– Frank A. Clark

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