10 Quotes About Reading To Kids

Below are our top 10 favorite quotes about reading to kids! Feel free to share.


1. “Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.” — Frederick Douglass

2. “So please, oh PLEASE, we beg, we pray, go throw your TV set away. And in its place you can install, a lovely bookshelf on the wall.” — Roald Dahl

3. “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you’ll go.” — Dr. Seuss

4. “To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out is a spark.” — Victor Hugo

5. “A book is like a garden, carried in the pocket.” — Chinese Proverb

6. “There is no substitute for books in the life of a child.” — May Ellen Chase

7. “When I say to a parent, “read to a child”, I don’t want it to sound like medicine. I want it to sound like chocolate. ” — Mem Fox

8. “Reading should not be presented to children as a chore or duty. It should be offered to them as a precious gift.” — Kate DiCamillo

9. “Books make great gifts because they have whole worlds inside of them.” — Neil Gaiman

10. “Children are made readers on the laps of their parents.” — Emilie Buchwald

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