Literacy And Children Quotes

Literacy And Children Quotes by Matthew Kelly, J. K. Rowling, Kofi Annan, Horace Mann, Walt Disney, George W. Bush and many others.

Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body and

Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body and prayer is to the soul.
Matthew Kelly
I will defend the importance of bedtime stories to my last gasp.
J. K. Rowling
Literacy is a bridge from misery to hope.
Kofi Annan
A house without books is like a room without windows.
Horace Mann
There is more treasure in books than in all the pirates’ loot on Treasure Island…
Walt Disney
You teach a child to read, and he or her will be able to pass a literacy test.
George W. Bush
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Dr. Seuss
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.
Margaret Mead
No entertainment is so cheap as reading, nor any pleasure so lasting.
Mary Wortley Montagu
Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.
Harry S. Truman
Outside of a dog, a book is a man’s best friend. Inside of a dog it’s too dark to read.
Groucho Marx
The important thing is not so much that every child should be taught, as that every child should be given the wish to learn.
John Lubbock
I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.
Jorge Luis Borges
Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.
Frederick Douglass
Through literacy you can begin to see the universe. Through music you can reach anybody. Between the two there is you, unstoppable.
Grace Slick
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
Joseph Addison
Reading is a basic tool in the living of a good life.
Mortimer Adler