Libraries Quotes SMS Collection

Consider what you have in the smallest

Consider what you have in the smallest chosen library.  A company of the wisest and wittiest men that could be picked out of all

Libraries will get you through times of

Libraries will get you through times of no money better than money will get you through times of no libraries.  ~Quoted in The Whole

There are 70 million books in american

There are 70 million books in American libraries, but the one I want to read is always out.  ~Tom Masson

Sheras two laws of cataloging law 1

Shera’s Two Laws of Cataloging:  Law #1, No cataloger will accept the work of any other cataloger.  Law #2:  No cataloger will accept his/her

A mans library is a sort of

A man’s library is a sort of harem.  ~Ralph Waldo Emerson, The Conduct of Life, 1860WLBUQ

If you have a garden and library

If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.  ~Cicero

Here is where people one frequently finds

Here is where people, One frequently finds, Lower their voices And raise their minds. ~Richard Armour, "Library"

As a child my number one best

As a child, my number one best friend was the librarian in my grade school.  I actually believed all those books belonged to her. 

For him that stealeth a book from

For him that stealeth a Book from this Library, let it change into a serpent in his hand and rend him.  Let him be

The student has his rome florence whole

The student has his Rome, his Florence, his whole glowing Italy, within the four walls of his library.  He has in his books the

What a place to be in is

What a place to be in is an old library!  It seems as though all the souls of all the writers that have bequeathed

A library is but the souls burial ground

A library is but the soul’s burial-ground.  It is the land of shadows.  ~Henry Ward Beecher

The library is not a shrine for

The library is not a shrine for the worship of books.  It is not a temple where literary incense must be burned or where

Libraries are the one american institution you

Libraries are the one American institution you shouldn’t rip off.  ~Barbara Kingsolver, Animal Dreams

I love the place magnificent books require

I love the place; the magnificent books; I require books as I require air.  ~Sholem AschCUL

A library is thought in cold storage

A library is thought in cold storage.  ~Herbert Samuel

When i got my library card thats

When I got my library card, that’s when my life began.  ~Rita Mae Brown

A university is just a group of

A university is just a group of buildings gathered around a library.  ~Shelby Foote

Having fun isnt hard when youve got

Having fun isn’t hard When you’ve got a library card. ~Marc Brown, “Library Card” (Arthur)

A good library will never be too

A good library will never be too neat, or too dusty, because somebody will always be in it, taking books off the shelves and