64 Total Quotes

Libraries Quotes

Henry Ward Beecher
A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life.
Henry Ward Beecher
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Your library is your portrait.
Holbrook Jackson
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Schools and libraries are the twin cornerstones of a civilized society. Libraries are only good if people use them, like books only exist when someone reads them.
Nicholas Meyer
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Alexis Carrel
The atmosphere of libraries, lecture rooms and laboratories is dangerous to those who shut themselves up in them too long. It separates us from reality like a fog.
Alexis Carrel
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Here Greek and Roman find themselves alive along these crowded shelves; and Shakespeare treads again his stage, and Chaucer paints anew his age.
John Whittier
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One thing libraries have learned from bookstores in the last decade is marketing. We're trying to entice people to read.
Gene Nelson
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Saul Bellow
People can lose their lives in libraries. They ought to be warned.
Saul Bellow
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with it? Very little to be sure. But the real question is, What it will do with you? You will come here and get books that will open your eyes, and your ears, and your curiosity, and turn you inside out or outside in.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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William Shakespeare
My library was dukedom large enough.
William Shakespeare
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To the extent that libraries wish to offer unfiltered access, they are free to do so without federal assistance.
William Rehnquist
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We will now offer a single set of APIs, libraries and programming tools for everything from systems such as palm-tops and handheld devices to powerful servers.
Erik Troan
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Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
RESTITUTIONS, n. The founding or endowing of universities and public libraries by gift or bequest.
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
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Instead of keeping it in private hands on some wall someplace, this will travel to schools, to libraries in 50 states.
Norman Lear
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The school district doesn't have to be the provider. We will work with a consortium of people to use libraries and universities to house pre-K programs.
Roger Tilles
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I left Roanoke in 1978 and came back in 2002. The libraries are basically the same -- and that's frightening to me.
Martha Williams
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We also benefited in the past year at all of our libraries from donations.
Martina Kominiarek
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It is now clear that the controversial practices of companies that provide directories and an easy interface to libraries of unlicensed music are in fact detrimental to the growth of the music business and those artists whom they claim to support.
Larry Miller
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I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.
Jorge Borges
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We have entered the era of the "imperial" former presidency with lavish libraries, special staffs and benefits, around-the-clock Secret Service protection for life and other badges of privilege.
Lawton Chiles
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In the past, libraries were concrete boxes, and you had to be brave enough to walk inside. When you have buildings that are transparent with lots of light and windows, it gives people the opportunity to get a glimpse of what's going on inside. It makes the whole experience of going to the library a little more friendly. We're no longer just about books. We're a lot about social spaces, for people to congregate as a community.
Leslie Burger
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There clearly are a small percentage of users who have taken advantage of filing sharing services to compile massive libraries,
Russ Crupnick
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We will now offer a single set of APIs, libraries and programming tools for everything from systems such as palm-tops and handheld devices to powerful servers,
Erik Troan
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Right now the only thing in the LSB is the base X libraries, ... This means applications using GNOME or KDE libraries can only be LSB-compliant by static linking, which makes them huge, and in some cases GNOME/KDE libraries don't support static linking because they want to dynamically load them for various reasons.
Stacey Quandt
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Right now the only thing in the LSB is the base X libraries. This means applications using GNOME or KDE libraries can only be LSB-compliant by static linking, which makes them huge, and in some cases GNOME/KDE libraries don't support static linking because they want to dynamically load them for various reasons.
Stacey Quandt
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Three years of reduced funding of public libraries have taken a toll. We agree that local municipal funding is our weakest area, but only state incentives can improve local support in a long-term, consistent manner.
Glenn Miller
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People used to be ignorant. It was hard to learn things. You had to go to libraries, look things up, perhaps sit and wait until a book was fetched from storage, or recalled from another user, or borrowed from a different library . . . Things are different today. I'm writing this in a bar right now, and I have most of human knowledge at my fingertips.
Glenn Reynolds
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We're so excited. This is the first real new money for libraries from the province in a long time.
Stephanie Hall
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The scope of the need is so great. Many of the libraries don't have walls. They don't have shelves. They're not in a position to accept books.
Susan Cassagne
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Tape automation is really going to be the main thing, in that you're going to see big libraries, the robotics in them to handle tapes, so we get the human element out as much as possible.
Randy Kearns
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Tape automation is really going to be the main thing, in that you're going to see big libraries, the robotics in them to handle tapes so we get the human element out as much as possible.
Randy Kearns
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