Posts tagged read

Time to read.

Time to read.

What 13 successful people do before going to bed

Bill Gates reads for an hour before bed, no matter what time he gets home.

Arianna Huffington only reads “real books” before bed. She recommends banning iPads, Kindles, laptops, and any other electronics from the bedroom to unwind.

Stephen King’s nightly routine includes washing his hands and making sure all the pillows face a certain way.

books0977:

Woman Reading by Window. Jessie Wilcox Smith (American, 1863-1935).
Smith was a US illustrator famous for her magazine work in Ladies Home Journal and children’s book illustrations. In 1884, she attended the School of Design for Women and later studied under Thomas Eakins at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. After finishing school, she worked in the production department of the Ladies Home Journal for five years. She furthered her education by taking classes under Howard Pyle and also attending the Brandywine School.

books0977:

Woman Reading by Window. Jessie Wilcox Smith (American, 1863-1935).

Smith was a US illustrator famous for her magazine work in Ladies Home Journal and children’s book illustrations. In 1884, she attended the School of Design for Women and later studied under Thomas Eakins at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. After finishing school, she worked in the production department of the Ladies Home Journal for five years. She furthered her education by taking classes under Howard Pyle and also attending the Brandywine School.

fluorescent-propeller:

Kill me

Read!

fluorescent-propeller:

Kill me

Read!

hazzaisperfection:

9 Quotes for the Ultimate Book Lover

Yes!

I’m ready for Autumn. 

I’m ready for Autumn. 

Reading books is not an assembly line event. Take your time, enjoy the story, the world. Get lost in the book.

Reading books is not an assembly line event. Take your time, enjoy the story, the world. Get lost in the book.

This is what I want to do every time someone says, “Why should I read the book when I can just see the movie.”
READ THE BOOK you lazy dumbass! Expand your mind!

This is what I want to do every time someone says, “Why should I read the book when I can just see the movie.”

READ THE BOOK you lazy dumbass! Expand your mind!

Libraries will do whatever it takes to get people to read! Read about it here.

Libraries will do whatever it takes to get people to read! Read about it here.

sherolck:

Green Apple Book Store - San Francisco, CA

roaringcersei:

Game of Thrones + books

"A mind needs books as a sword needs a whetstone, if it is to keep its edge."

A Game of Thrones (1996) by George R. R. Martin; Tyrion (II)—Tyrion Lannister, page:124. 


A road of books by Marla_lu.
Make time to read.

Make time to read.

nemoalter:

| Ode to Books |
How I love you -0- my books, 
your tattered covers and well-thumbed pages.
My friends, my companions, 
doorways to journeys of mind and heart.
For untold hours, I have held you in my hands,
you have inspired and confused me,
brought me joy and smiles and tears.
You have kept me awake at night. 
You have fallen asleep on my chest, slept in my bed and 
sat alongside me on voyages deep and shallow. 
Now, you inhabit my home· 
lining my life with meaning and 
Happiness.
[ You can found the original ode on Last Lemon ]
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Η ωδή στα ϐιϐλία από το last lemon ϰαι μια ελεύϑεϱη,
διϰή μου, μετάφϱαση της στα ελληνιϰά.
Πόσο σας αɣαπώ -ο- ϐιϐλιαϱάϰια μου,
τα ϰουϱελιασμένα σας εƶώφυλλα ϰαι τις σελίδες σας
που τόσες φοϱές έxω φυλλομετϱήσει.
Φίλοι μου, συνοδοί μου
πύλες στα ταƶίδια του μυαλού ϰαι της ϰαϱδιάς.
Αμέτϱητες ώϱες, σας ϰϱάτησα στα xέϱια μου,
μου δώσατε έμπνευση ϰαι με μπεϱδέψατε,
μου πϱοσφέϱατε xαϱά ϰαι xαμόɣελα ϰαι δάϰϱυα.
Με ϰϱατήσατε ƶύπνια τις νύxτες
Αποϰοιμηϑήϰατε μέσα στην αɣϰαλιά μου, στο ϰϱεϐάτι,
ϰαι ϰαϑίσατε στο πλάι μου σε ταƶίδια, στα ϐαϑιά ϰαι στα ϱηxά.
Τώϱα ϰατοιϰείτε στο σπίτι μου
ɣεμίzοντας τη zωή μου νόημα ϰαι ευτυxία.
| * Les Tableaux de Jean- Francois Segura |

nemoalter:

| Ode to Books |

How I love you -0- my books, 

your tattered covers and well-thumbed pages.

My friends, my companions, 

doorways to journeys of mind and heart.

For untold hours, I have held you in my hands,

you have inspired and confused me,

brought me joy and smiles and tears.

You have kept me awake at night. 

You have fallen asleep on my chest, slept in my bed and 

sat alongside me on voyages deep and shallow. 

Now, you inhabit my home· 

lining my life with meaning and 

Happiness.

[ You can found the original ode on Last Lemon ]


Η ωδή στα ϐιϐλία από το last lemon ϰαι μια ελεύϑεϱη,

διϰή μου, μετάφϱαση της στα ελληνιϰά.

Πόσο σας αɣαπώ -ο- ϐιϐλιαϱάϰια μου,

τα ϰουϱελιασμένα σας εƶώφυλλα ϰαι τις σελίδες σας

που τόσες φοϱές έxω φυλλομετϱήσει.

Φίλοι μου, συνοδοί μου

πύλες στα ταƶίδια του μυαλού ϰαι της ϰαϱδιάς.

Αμέτϱητες ώϱες, σας ϰϱάτησα στα xέϱια μου,

μου δώσατε έμπνευση ϰαι με μπεϱδέψατε,

μου πϱοσφέϱατε xαϱά ϰαι xαμόɣελα ϰαι δάϰϱυα.

Με ϰϱατήσατε ƶύπνια τις νύxτες

Αποϰοιμηϑήϰατε μέσα στην αɣϰαλιά μου, στο ϰϱεϐάτι,

ϰαι ϰαϑίσατε στο πλάι μου σε ταƶίδια, στα ϐαϑιά ϰαι στα ϱηxά.

Τώϱα ϰατοιϰείτε στο σπίτι μου

ɣεμίzοντας τη zωή μου νόημα ϰαι ευτυxία.

| * Les Tableaux de Jean- Francois Segura |

ebookfriendly:

Kathryn Stockett http://ebks.to/Yy3QEe #books #quote

ebookfriendly:

Kathryn Stockett http://ebks.to/Yy3QEe #books #quote