Does reading play an important part in your life? If you’re reading this, it probably does. Whether you prefer novels, non-fiction, articles, reports, news, or anything else, we’re in the same boat – we enjoy reading. More than the sheer pleasure of reading and the knowledge it brings us, reading comes with many proven benefits, including stress reduction, vocabulary expansion, a boost of our analytical thinking skills, improved focus and concentration, and tranquility. And, of course, reading improves our writing. Here are some wonderful quotes about reading to inspire you to keep on reading today, tomorrow, and for the rest of your life.
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Many people want to become authors these days, to be published and make a living writing fiction. And many of them work hard on their books. Yet only relatively few writers bloom into authors in the true sense of the word — dedication doesn’t guarantee success. I sometimes wonder what makes the difference between those who work hard and succeed and those who work hard and don’t.
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Not all book dedications are boring. Some are so interesting, amusing, or thoughtful that they are worth repeating and remembering. Here are some of the best book dedications ever written.
10. Mark Twain in ‘The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn’
Persons attempting to find a motive in this narrative will be prosecuted; persons attempting to find a moral in it will be banished; persons attempting to find a plot in it will be shot.
BY ORDER OF THE AUTHOR
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