We should affirm the great value of reading just for the fun of it. . . . In my experience, Christians are strangely reluctant to take this advice. We tend to be earnest people, always striving for self-improvement, and can be suspicious of mere recreation. But God doesn't just create, he takes delight in his creation, and expects us to delight in it too; and since he has given us the desire to make things ourselves

Quote tags


Similar from reading genre

He that loves reading has everything within his reach. ... by William Godwin Quote #179434
People do not read stupidities with impunity. ... by Victor Hugo Quote #179718
I just loved making words into stories by the sound ... by Katherine Hannigan Quote #179574
The man who is fond of books is usually a ... by Christopher Henry Dawson Quote #179889