Quotes about Books & Tea

Happy Wednesday, Readers!

Everyone knows that reading and a cup of tea go hand in hand; here at Savvy Reader, it’s almost impossible to find one without the other. So to celebrate our love of tea, we’ve rounded up 10 quotes that explain exactly how we feel about our favourite reading companion.

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“Rainy days should be spent at home with a cup of tea and a good book.”
– Bill Watterson

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“You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.”
– C.S. Lewis


The secret to a well-balanced life is a cup of tea in one hand and a book in the other.

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“Tea and books – Mmmmm, two of life’s exquisite pleasures that bring together near-bliss.”
– Christine Hanrahan

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“Society is a strong solution of books. It draws the virtue out of what is best worth reading, as hot water draws the strength of tea-leaves.”
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

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All I need in life is tea, a good book, and an over-sized sweater.


“Where there’s tea, there’s hope.”
– Arthur Wing Pinero

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“Tea time is a chance to slow down, pull back and appreciate our surroundings.”
– Letitia Baldrige

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“To write successfully, one requires only a sharp pencil, a piece of paper, a hot cup of tea, and seven or eight naked dwarf-eunuchs licking the soles of one’s feet.”
– Agatha Christie

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Drink Tea. Read Books. Be Happy.

Well, what are you waiting on, Savvy Readers? Go grab a cup of tea and your favourite book!

Happy reading!


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