The paperback is very interesting but I find it will never replace the hardcover book -- it makes a very poor doorstop.
— Alfred Hitchcock

My hardcover sales are 17% down in books but up 400% in electronics.
Lisa See hardcover quote

The only virtue a character needs to possess between hardcovers, even if he bears a real person's name, is vitality: if he comes to life in our imaginations, he passes the test.
— Stephen Vizinczey

The paperback is very interesting but I find it will never replace the hardcover book - it makes a very poor doorstop.
— Alfred Hitchcock

This paperback is very interesting, but I find it will never replace a hardcover book - it makes a very poor doorstop.
— hardcover quotation by Alfred Hitchcock