Quotes for Libraries


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"Once you learn to read you will be forever free." -Frederick Douglass

Wisdom begins with wonder. - Socrates

What journey of mind and spirit are there for the taking with a library card. - David McCullough

Knowledge is light and love and vision. - Helen Keller

Getting a library card was like citizenship; it was like American citizenship. -Oprah Winfrey

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

Reading is to the mind as exercise is to the body!- Richard Steele

I'd been drunk for about a week now, and I thought it might sober me up to sit in a library. Nick Carraway in The Great Gatsby