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77 Magical Harry Potter Quotes for Wizards and Muggles Alike

This collection of funny, touching, and just plain iconic quotes from Harry Potter will make you want to reread or re-watch the series. And the best part? Lots of them are equally great quotes on their own!

60 Best Stephen King Quotes: His Most Profound, Inspiring, and Terrifying Words

Check out the legendary author's takes on topics like life, fear, and things that go bump in the night.



50 of the Best Book Quotes from Our Favorite Books

These books—both new and old, fiction and non-fiction—are packed cover-to-cover with thought-provoking bits of wisdom, wit, and universal truths.


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40 Reading Quotes That Will Make You Crave a Good Book

Get ready to feel all warm and bookwormy inside.

33 Middle School Vocabulary Words Adults Still Get Wrong

Think you have a strong vocabulary? See how many of these common 8th grade reading words you can recognize when...


The 15 Most Romantic Quotes from Books

When in love, let your actions speak for themselves—and let the world's most romantic authors and poets help you say...

Can You Guess the Famous Book from a Single Line?

Many of these romantic declarations, calls to action, and observations about the world can stand on their own. But can...


22 of Shakespeare’s Best Insults That Still Sting Today

Just like his celebrated works, the Bard’s best insults have stood the test of time.


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The 5 Shortest Quotes In History

How Muhammad Ali, Calvin Coolidge, and ancient Spartans won in two words or less.


14 Quotes from Books Every Woman Should Read at Least Once

Add these to your reading list—then pass them along to your best girlfriends.

22 Quotes from Young-Adult Books that Adults Would Be Wise to Live By

The best readers know to never leave young-adult books to the kids.


7 Book Titles to Drop that Help You Ace the Job Interview

Discussing and name-dropping books can help you stand out in the job-hunting crowd. These titles will give you a smart,...


21 Everyday Phrases You’d Never Believe Were Invented By Shakespeare

You don't have to walk around proclaiming "to be or not to be," to bring Shakespeare into everyday conversation. Here's...


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27 Classic Children’s Book Quotes Every Adult Needs To Hear

"All grown-ups were once children... but only a few of them remember it."


11 Pieces of Invaluable Life Advice We Learned From Watching ‘Downton Abbey’

Drink in these quotes to live by from the residents and staff of TV's most beloved manor house.

8 Words You Use That Make You Sound Weak

Learn how to sound stronger with these secrets from an elite warrior so you can lead and succeed at work,...


Successful Leaders Have These 5 Mantras Memorized

Learn powerful principles to help you think like an elite warrior and lead and succeed at work, at home, and...


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8 Presidents Caught in Rare Candid Pictures

In these excerpted quotes from his book, Presidential Picture Stories, veteran photojournalist Dennis Brack chronicles the lighter—and darker—moments of photographing...


What Are You Thankful For? 7 Creative Answers

What makes you grateful? Anne O. Kubitsky started the Look for the Good Project by asking people for postcards with...


The Most Comforting Roald Dahl Quotes

Roald Dahl's classic tales of acceptance are the stuff of childhood, but sometimes grown-ups need to be reminded of why...


Funny: How These Famous Shakespeare Quotes Would Be Written Today

Quothable Quoths: You speak an infinite deal of nothing. Like, really.


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Oh, the Tweets He Would Tweet: If Dr. Seuss Had the Internets

If the Doctor were still around, we suspect he'd be spending his day like any one of us would: through...