Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
My Alma mater was books, a good library... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
Libraries are our friends.
You must write every single day of your life... You must lurk in libraries and climb the stacks like ladders to sniff books like perfumes and wear books like hats upon your crazy heads... may you be in love every day for the next 20,000 days. And out of that love, remake a world.
Be as careful of the books you read as the company you keep.
A library outranks any other one thing a community can do to benefit its people. It is a never failing spring in the desert.
A public library is the most enduring of memorials, the trustiest monument for the preservation of an event or a name or an affection; for it, and it only, is respected by wars and revolutions, and survives them.
If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library.
Read in order to live.
The only thing that you absolutely have to know, is the location of the library.
When I was young, we couldn't afford much. But, my library card was my key to the world.
Libraries are starting places for the adventure of learning that can go on whatever one's vocation and location in life. Reading is an adventure like that of discovery itself. Libraries are our base camp.
I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.
The library is the temple of learning, and learning has liberated more people than all the wars in history.
A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life.
I always felt, if I can get to a library, I'll be OK.
He [Andrew Carnegie] wanted people to be able to lift themselves, to educate themselves, to train themselves. And there was no better way to do that than with libraries.
There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate's loot on Treasure Island.
Without libraries what have we? We have no past and no future.
Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
Literacy is the most basic currency of the knowledge economy.
I find that when I come out of the library I'm in what I call the library bliss of being totally taken away from the distractions of life.
The library is an arena of possibility, opening both a window into the soul and a door onto the world.
Nothing sickens me more than the closed door of a library.
Follow AzQuotes on Facebook, Twitter and Google+. Every day we present the best quotes! Improve yourself, find your inspiration, share with friends