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Books Captions & Quotes For Instagram

Books have a unique power to transport us to different worlds, provoke deep thoughts, and inspire creativity. Sharing your love for books on Instagram is a great way to connect with fellow readers. Here are some perfect captions and quotes about books for your next Instagram post.


  1. Lost in a world of words.
  2. Turning pages, changing lives.
  3. Books: my escape from reality.
  4. A book a day keeps reality away.
  5. Reading is dreaming with open eyes.
  6. In love with fictional characters, one book at a time.
  7. Current read: transporting me to another universe.
  8. Books are my kind of adventure.
  9. Today’s mood: coffee and a good book.
  10. Bookworm problems: too many books, too little time.
  11. Living through the power of words.
  12. Reading is my favorite way to spend time.
  13. Nothing like getting lost in a good book.
  14. Books are a uniquely portable magic.
  15. Biblio-therapy in progress.
  16. Books are food for the soul.
  17. Collect moments, read books.
  18. One more chapter, I promise.
  19. Wherever I am, if I have a book, I’m home.
  20. A day without books is like… just kidding, I have no idea.
  21. Books: the best kind of adventure.
  22. Reading: because reality is overrated.
  23. Dive into the pages and explore.
  24. Book hangover: the struggle is real.
  25. Inhale books. Exhale words.
  26. Books are the keys to new worlds.
  27. Just one more page… said every reader ever.
  28. Imagination comes alive in books.
  29. Books speak louder than words.
  30. The book is always better than the movie.
  31. Reading is the ultimate escape.
  32. Books: because chocolate can’t solve everything.
  33. Adventures await in the next chapter.
  34. Book stacks are my kind of workout.
  35. Breathing in books, breathing out stories.


  1. “A room without books is like a body without a soul.” – Cicero
  2. “So many books, so little time.” – Frank Zappa
  3. “A book is a dream that you hold in your hand.” – Neil Gaiman
  4. “Books are a uniquely portable magic.” – Stephen King
  5. “Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.” – Joseph Addison
  6. “There is no friend as loyal as a book.” – Ernest Hemingway
  7. “A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one.” – George R.R. Martin
  8. “Books are the mirrors of the soul.” – Virginia Woolf
  9. “I do believe something very magical can happen when you read a good book.” – J.K. Rowling
  10. “Books are a uniquely portable magic.” – Stephen King
  11. “The only thing you absolutely have to know, is the location of the library.” – Albert Einstein
  12. “Books are the perfect entertainment: no commercials, no batteries, hours of enjoyment for each dollar spent.” – Stephen King
  13. “That’s the thing about books. They let you travel without moving your feet.” – Jhumpa Lahiri
  14. “Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. They are home.” – Anna Quindlen
  15. “A book is a gift you can open again and again.” – Garrison Keillor
  16. “There is no mistaking a real book when one meets it. It is like falling in love.” – Christopher Morley
  17. “Reading gives us someplace to go when we have to stay where we are.” – Mason Cooley
  18. “Books are a uniquely portable magic.” – Stephen King
  19. “Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of generations and nations.” – Henry David Thoreau
  20. “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” – Dr. Seuss
  21. “Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren’t very new after all.” – Abraham Lincoln
  22. “A book is a garden, an orchard, a storehouse, a party, a counselor, a multitude of counselors.” – Charles Baudelaire
  23. “Books wash away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” – Picasso
  24. “Books are the bees which carry the quickening pollen from one to another mind.” – James Russell Lowell
  25. “A good book has no ending.” – R.D. Cumming
  26. “I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.” – Jorge Luis Borges
  27. “Books are lighthouses erected in the great sea of time.” – Edwin P. Whipple
  28. “A well-read woman is a dangerous creature.” – Lisa Kleypas
  29. “Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.” – Charles W. Eliot
  30. “To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.” – Edmund Burke
  31. “Books break the shackles of time—proof that humans can work magic.” – Carl Sagan
  32. “Great books help you understand, and they help you feel understood.” – John Green
  33. “Books are mirrors: you only see in them what you already have inside you.” – Carlos Ruiz Zafón
  34. “Some books leave us free and some books make us free.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  35. “Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill.” – Barbara W. Tuchman

Next time you’re sharing your reading journey on Instagram, try out one of these captions or quotes to give your post the perfect literary touch. Happy reading!