My love of words draws me to quotes. These are two of my favorites about the importance of parents reading to their children:
One of the greatest gifts adults can give - to their offspring and to their society - is to read to their children. ~Carl Sagan
If you want your children to be bright, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be brilliant, read them even more fairy tales. ~Albert EinsteinOnce we learned how to read ourselves, birthday and Christmas gifts were usually books. My greatest treasure was my library of Golden Books, collected one at a time.
Golden Books, a Random House property, started with a simple brand promise: to offer quality books for children that would be available at a price nearly everyone could afford (25 cents), and sold where ordinary people shopped. That's fantastic!
Now in it's 69th year, Golden Books (aka Little Golden Books) is still going strong. I
If you don't have time to read, you don't have time to write. ~Stephen KingDid you read Golden Books growing up? What were some of your favorite titles?
Source: Golden Books Website