Saturday, March 08, 2014

Quotes on libraries (3/3)

Nothing is pleasanter than exploring a library.
    – Walter Savage Landor

    Libraries are our friends.
    – Neil Gaiman

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

 

"My mother and my father were illiterate immigrants from Russia.  When I was a child they were constantly amazed that I could go to a building and take a book on any subject.  They couldn’t believe this access to knowledge we have here in America.”
- Kirk Douglas 

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

"Ah, how good it is to be among people who are reading!" 
-Rainer Maria Rilke (German poet)

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