” One of the problems you have when you read with kids is that once they like something they want you to read it a hundred times. “


” When you’re very young and you learn something – a fact, a piece of information, whatever – it doesn’t connect to anything. “


” But I find the best things I do, I do when I’m trying to avoid doing something else I’m supposed to be doing. You know, you’re working on something. You get bugged, or you lose your enthusiasm or something. So you turn to something else with an absolute vengeance. “


” I remember when I was a kid in school and teachers would explain things to me about what I read, and I’d think, Where did they get that? I didn’t read that in there. Later you look at it and think, That’s kind of an interesting idea. “


” It was really written as most, I think, books are by writers – for themselves. There was something that just had to be written, in a way that it had to be written. If you know what I mean. “



All 5 Norton Juster Quotes about You in picture


One of the problems you have when you read with kids is that once they like something they want you to read it a hundred times.
When you
But I find the best things I do, I do when I
I remember when I was a kid in school and teachers would explain things to me about what I read, and I
It was really written as most, I think, books are by writers - for themselves. There was something that just had to be written, in a way that it had to be written. If you know what I mean.

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