Don't join the book burners!— Dwight D. Eisenhower
Viral Libraries And Librarians quotations
I have always imagined that paradise will be a kind of library.
My alma mater was books, a good library.
A public library is the most enduring of memorials, the trustiest monument for the preservation of an event or a name or an affection; for it, and it only, is respected by wars and revolutions, and survives them.
Rich people have big libraries, poor people have big TV's.
A circulating library in a town is as an evergreen tree of diabolical knowledge.
Google can bring you back 100,000 answers. A librarian can bring you back the right one.
A university is just a group of buildings gathered around a library.
A library is a hospital for the mind
Books are good company, in sad times and happy times, for books are people-- people who have managed to stay alive by hiding between the covers of a book.
As a child, my number one best friend was the librarian in my grade school.
I actually believed all those books belonged to her.
Libraries are our friends.
If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
I have a real soft spot in my heart for librarians and people who care about books.
Librarians are tour-guides for all of knowledge.
It is an awfully sad misconception that librarians simply check books in and out. The library is the heart of a school, and without a librarian, it is but an empty shell.
A truly great library contains something in it to offend everyone.
The library is the temple of learning, and learning has liberated more people than all the wars in history.
Librarians have always been among the most thoughtful and helpful people.
They are teachers without a classroom.
What can I say? Librarians rule.
A library is a hospital for the mind.
Libraries are the future of reading.
If information is the currency of democracy, then libraries are its banks.
We are drowning in information but starved for knowledge.
A library is a hospital for the mind.
A library is a temple unabridged with priceless treasure.
Librarians are the majesties who loan the jewels of measure. They welcome to the kingdom the young and old of reapers and reign among the riches as the wondrous fortune keepers.
Libraries have always seemed like the richest places in the world to me, and I?ve done some of my best learning and thinking thanks to them. Libraries and librarians have definitely changed my life ? and the lives of countless other Americans.
In a very real sense, people who have read good literature have lived more than people who cannot or will not read.
To the library. It was such a big deal, to go in and get my own book.
I have found the most valuable thing in my wallet is my library card.
A democratic society depends upon an informed and educated citizenry.
The student has his Rome, his Florence, his whole glowing Italy, within the four walls of his library. He has in his books the ruins of an antique world and the glories of a modern one.
A library is a place where you learn what teachers were afraid to teach you.
The library connects us with the insight and knowledge, painfully extracted from Nature, of the greatest minds that ever were, with the best teachers, drawn from the entire planet and from all our history, to instruct us without tiring, and to inspire us to make our own contribution to the collective knowledge of the human species.
Librarians are the secret masters of the world. They control information. Don't ever piss one off.
There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.
Libraries store the energy that fuels the imagination.
They open up windows to the world and inspire us to explore and achieve, and contribute to improving our quality of life. Libraries change lives for the better.
Consider what you have in the smallest chosen library.
A company of the wisest and wittiest men that could be picked out of all civil countries, in a thousand years, have set in best order the results of their learning and wisdom.
Never lend books, for no one ever returns them
Libraries: Here is where people, one frequently finds, lower their voices, and raise their minds.
When the going gets tough, the tough get a librarian.
Libraries are a hallmark of a civilized culture, and librarians represent that culture to all facets of society.