Top Rated Famous Quotes

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Rank #1
 4.2
552 votes

Once you learn to read, you will be forever free. 

- Frederick Douglass

Rank #2
 4.1
482 votes

I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book. 

- Groucho Marx

Rank #3
 4.2
578 votes

Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers. 

- Harry S. Truman

Rank #4
 4.1
411 votes

There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them. 

- Joseph Brodsky

Rank #5
 4.1
400 votes

A book is the most effective weapon against intolerance and ignorance. 

- Lyndon Baines Johnson

Rank #6
 4.2
531 votes

Today a reader, tomorrow a leader. 

- Margaret Fuller

Rank #7
 4.2
393 votes

The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read. 

- Mark Twain

Rank #8
 4.1
379 votes

There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate's loot on Treasure Island. 

- Walt Disney

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