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Library Quotes

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Remain in wonder if you want the mysteries to open up for you.
Mysteries never open up for those who go on questioning.
Questioners sooner or later end up in a library.
Questioners sooner or later end up with scriptures,
because scriptures are full of answers.
And answers are dangerous, they kill your wonder.
- Osho

Related topics: Zen

If truth is beauty, how come no one has their hair done in the library?
- Lily Tomlin

I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.
- Jorge Luis Borges

If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

 

I am in Boston right now, in fact, to do work at the
New England Historical Genealogical Library,
where I'm trying to finish up tracing my lineage back
to the seventeenth century.
- Rick Moody

Perhaps no place in any community is so totally democratic as the town library.
The only entrance requirement is interest.
- Lady Bird Johnson

People who want to understand democracy should spend
less time in the library with Aristotle and more time
on the buses and in the subway.
- Simeon Strunsky

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Never lend books, for no one ever returns them;
the only books I have in my library are books that
other folks have left me.
- Anatole France

A library book, I imagine, is a happy book.
- Cornelia Funke

My Alma mater was books, a good library...
I could spend the rest of my life reading,
just satisfying my curiosity.
- Malcolm X

Thus, the standard library will serve as both a tool and as a teacher.
- Bjarne Stroustrup

A newspaper is a circulating library with high blood pressure.
- Arthur Baer

I seem to find different material every four to six
months and I frequently forget it which is a shame
because it would be nice to have a bigger library.
- Leo Kottke

The fear of failure is so great, it is no wonder that
the desire to do right by one's children has led to
a whole library of books offering advice on how to raise them.
- Bruno Bettelheim

If you want to get laid, go to college.
If you want an education, go to the library.
- Frank Zappa

The library is the temple of learning,
and learning has liberated more people than all the wars in history.
- Carl T. Rowan

That perfect tranquillity of life, which is nowhere
to be found but in retreat,
a faithful friend and a good library.
- Aphra Behn

I do have a library of events I can talk about and
I always expect to find a different point of view on
it so even if I talk about the same event in the same town it's fresh.
- Leo Kottke

A man will turn over half a library to make one book.
- Samuel Johnson

I was born an only child in Vienna, Austria.
My father found hours to sit by me by the library fire and tell fairy stories.
- Hedy Lamarr

It may not be possible to get rare roast beef but if
you're willing to settle for well done,
ask them to hold the sweetened library paste that passes for gravy.
- Marian Burros

Being a writer in a library is rather like being a eunuch in a harem.
- John Braine

Going to the library was the one place we got to go
without asking for permission.
And they let us choose what we wanted to read.
It was a feeling of having a book be mine entirely.
- Rita Dove

The standard library saves programmers from having to reinvent the wheel.
- Bjarne Stroustrup

If I was a book, I would like to be a library book,
so I would be taken home by all different sorts of kids.
- Cornelia Funke

I wanted to be in a band that gave bang for the buck.
I wanted to be in the band who didn't look like a bunch of guys who,
you know, should be in a library studying for their finals.
- Gene Simmons

There are distinct duties of a poet laureate.
I plan a reading series at the Library of Congress
and advise the librarian.
The rest is how I want to promote poetry.
- Rita Dove

If you file your waste-paper basket for fifty years,
you have a public library.
- Tony Benn

I go into my library and all history unrolls before me.
- Alexander Smith

When I read about the way in which library funds are being cut and cut,
I can only think that American society has found one
more way to destroy itself.
- Isaac Asimov

What is more important in a library than anything else -
than everything else -
is the fact that it exists.
- Archibald MacLeish

So he said 'I'm going to chop off the bottom of one
of your trouser legs and put it in a library.'
I thought 'That's a turn-up for the books.'
- Tommy Cooper

I obtained a job at the Library of Congress.
I loved books, so I felt at home.
I was going to end up, I thought, majoring in English
and teach at the college level.
- Tom Glazer

I've been drunk for about a week now,
and I thought it might sober me up to sit in a library.
- F. Scott Fitzgerald

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.
- H. P. Lovecraft

Why by a book when you can join a library.
- Ricky Gervais

I took up a sort of a hobby of just hanging around the local library.
I'd pick out an author and I would read all their books.
- Tom T. Hall

But the best problem I ever found, I found in my local public library.
- Andrew Wiles

Your library is your paradise.
- Desiderius Erasmus

Then I started checking out blues albums from the library
and playing the harp along with them.
- John Goodman

A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life.
- Henry Ward Beecher

I had plenty of pimples as a kid.
One day I fell asleep in the library.
When I woke up, a blind man was reading my face.
- Rodney Dangerfield

As a journalist I'm comfortable doing library research,
and I did a lot!
I had a fellowship at Radcliff for a year which gave
me access to the Harvard system.
- Anita Diament

Currently I am working on another three books,
doing a lot of magazine work, am shooting for fifteen stock agencies,
plus my own photo library - all this keeps me quite busy!
- Nigel Dennis

Dynasty was the opportunity to take charge of my career
rather than waiting around like a library book waiting to be loaned out.
- Joan Collins

A library is the delivery room for the birth of ideas,
a place where history comes to life.
- Norman Cousins

A library implies an act of faith.
- Victor Hugo

It is the interest one takes in books that makes a library.
And if a library have interest it is;
if not,
it isn't.
- Carolyn Wells

I was the kind of kid whose parents would drop him
off at the local town library on their way to work,
and I'd go and work my way through the children's area.
- Neil Gaiman

Nothing sickens me more than the closed door of a library.
- Barbara Tuchman

Every child in American should have access to a well-stocked school library.
- Laura Bush

Everything you need for better future and success has already been written.
And guess what? All you have to do is go to the library.
- Henri Frederic Amiel

There's not a good poet I know who has not at the beck
and call of his memory a vast quantity of poetry that
composes his mental library.
- Anthony Hecht

I do readings at the public library.
I just did a benefit scene night for my old acting teacher.
- Mark Ruffalo

I must say I find television very educational.
The minute somebody turns it on, I go to the library and read a good book.
- Groucho Marx

I have said repeatedly that in this country we track
library books better than we do sex offenders.
- Mark Foley

A library, to modify the famous metaphor of Socrates,
should be the delivery room for the birth of ideas -
a place where history comes to life.
- Norman Cousins

I'm not comfortable being preachy, but more people
need to start spending as much time in the library
as they do on the basketball court.
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

And my father always took me to the library.
We were both book addicts.
- Cornelia Funke

A library is thought in cold storage.
- Herbert Samuel

Yes, there's such a thing as luck in trial law but
it only comes at 3 o'clock in the morning.
You'll still find me in the library looking for luck
at 3 o'clock in the morning.
- Louis Nizer

Your library is your portrait.
- Holbrook Jackson

There were two free public libraries within walking distance of my home;
I remember taking six books home from every visit,
the limit set by the library.
- Martin Lewis Perl

An original idea.
That can't be too hard.
The library must be full of them.
- Stephen Fry

My favorite language for maintainability is Python.
It has simple, clean syntax, object encapsulation,
good library support, and optional named parameters.
- Bram Cohen

It was an incredible resource.
I'd sit with a big stack of bound New Yorkers in the
library and read through,
especially the 'Talk of the Town' sections.
- Michael Chabon

No university in the world has ever risen to greatness
without a correspondingly great library...
When this is no longer true, then will our civilization have come to an end.
- Lawrence Clark Powell

If your library is not 'unsafe,' it probably isn't doing its job.
- John Berry

Living wild species are like a library of books still unread.
Our heedless destruction of them is akin to burning
the library without ever having read its books.
- John Dingell

I was a great reader of fairy tales.
I tried to read the entire fairy tale section of the library.
- Beverly Cleary

I keep working under the delusion that someday a library
will ask for my manuscripts.
- Walter Wager


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