One Best Book is Equal To Hundred Good Friends But One Good Friend is Equal To A Library.— Abdul Kalam
Delicious Library Books quotations
I have always imagined that paradise will be a kind of library.
Before going back to college, i knew i didn't want to be an intellectual, spending my life in books and libraries without knowing what the hell is going on in the streets. Theory without practice is just as incomplete as practice without theory. The two have to go together.
Keep reading books, but remember that a book’s only a book, and you should learn to think for yourself.
A truly great library contains something in it to offend everyone.
If something burns your soul with purpose and desire, it’s your duty to be reduced to ashes by it. Any other form of existence will be yet another dull book in the library of life.
My Alma mater was books, a good library.
.. I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
The fact is that poetry is not the books in the library .
. . Poetry is the encounter of the reader with the book, the discovery of the book.
A library is a hospital for the mind.
I think you should read everything you can.
In my case, by the age of 10, I'd read every book in the Omaha public library about investing, some twice. You need to fill your mind with various competing thoughts and decide which make sense.
I must say I find television very educational.
The minute somebody turns it on, I go to the library and read a good book. ANOTHER VERSION I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book. ANOTHER VERSION I find television very educational. Every time someone turns it on, I go in the other room and read a book.
A library of wisdom, is more precious than all wealth, and all things that are desirable cannot be compared to it. Whoever therefore claims to be zealous of truth, of happiness, of wisdom or knowledge, must become a lover of books.
To the library. It was such a big deal, to go in and get my own book.
I read,' I say. 'I study and read. I bet I've read everything you've read. Don't think I haven't. I consume libraries. I wear out spines and ROM drives. I do things like get in a taxi and say, "The library, and step on it.
I do things like get in a taxi and say, "The library, and step on it.
Don't join the book burners!
Ranganathan's 5 Laws: Books are for use.
Books are for all. Every book its reader, or every reader his book. Save the time of the reader. A library is a growing organism.
My alma mater was books, a good library.
Classroom libraries are not 25 copies of 5 books.
Classroom libraries are 1000-2000 copies of different books.
The problem with life is, by the time you can read women like a book, your library card has expired.
I don't know what your childhood was like, but we didn't have much money.
We'd go to a movie on a Saturday night, then on Wednesday night my parents would walk us over to the library. It was such a big deal, to go in and get my own book.
Google can bring you back 100,000 answers. A librarian can bring you back the right one.
Don't join the book burners... Don't be afraid to go in your library and read every book.
I couldn't live a week without a private library - indeed, I'd part with all my furniture and squat and sleep on the floor before I'd let go of the 1500 or so books I possess.
A university is just a group of buildings gathered around a library.
All the books we own, both read and unread, are the fullest expression of self we have at our disposal. ... But with each passing year, and with each whimsical purchase, our libraries become more and more able to articulate who we are, whether we read the books or not.
Censorship is telling a man he can't have a steak just because a baby can't chew it.
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.
There is something so deeply visceral about libraries for me-rooms and rooms full of people dreaming and remembering.
It wasn't until I started reading and found books they wouldn't let us read in school that I discovered you could be insane and happy and have a good life without being like everybody else.
If I have to spend time in purgatory before going to one place or the other, I guess I'll be all right as long as there's a lending library.
A library book, I imagine, is a happy 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.
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.
Second hand books are wild books, homeless books;
they have come together in vast flocks of variegated feather, and have a charm which the domesticated volumes of the library lack.
The book to read is not the one which thinks for you, but the one which makes you think.