Happy International Literacy Day 2015! …..Turn Off the TV & Read a Great Book Today :-)

Maya Angelou

“Today a reader tomorrow a leader.” —Margaret Fuller

International Literacy Day

 

To celebrate the 2015 International Literacy Day 2015, here are some succinct and powerful ‘one-sentence’ quotes about literacy and reading:

  1. “A book is a gift you can open again and again.” Garrison Keillor
  2. “The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.” ~B.B. King
  3. “Education’s purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.” ~Malcolm S. Forbes
  4. “An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.” ~Benjamin Franklin
  5. “Once you learn to read, you will be free forever.” ~Frederick Douglas
  6. “One child, one teacher, one book and one pen can change the world.” ~Malala Yousafzai
  7. “Creativity is as important as literacy.” ~Sir Ken Robinson
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