Are you getting ready to decorate your middle or high school ELA classroom? These quotes are the perfect addition to your colorful borders and informational charts!
This product contains 10 carefully chosen quotes from famous authors about why they love reading and writing. These quotes are sure to help inspire your students to love reading and writing as well! At least one can hope!!
Each quote is set in an instagram-worthy backdrop, all of which are book-themed.They are on 8.5 x 11 standard printer paper but they can be enlarged for posters etc.
The quotes include:
"If there is a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, you must be the one to write it." - Toni Morrison
"Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings: it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquility." - William Wordsworth
"I write to understand as much as to be understood." - Elie Wiesel
""A love of reading shows empathy, the desire to understand how others live or act or might act - and why." - Celeste Ng
"The most important thing we learn at school is the fact that the most important things can’t be learned at school." - Haruki Murakami
"If I didn’t write my soul would dry up and die." - Isabel Allende
"Let yourself become living poetry." - Rumi
"I have always imagined that paradise will be a kind of library." - Jorge Luis Borges
"Poetry is the one place where people can speak their original human mind. It is the outlet for people to say in public what is known in private. ” - Allen Ginsburg
“That's the thing about books. They let you travel without moving your feet.” - Jhumpa Lahiri
**NOTE: THESE ARE THE SAME QUOTES IN THE PRODUCT "ELA Classroom Decoration - Author Quotes on Reading & Writing, B&W Frames"
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