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Architecture

Jim Woodring quote : That Moorish architecture is …

That Moorish architecture is all over the place, of course. It affects me everywhere I see it, as it does…

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Home

Jose Saramago quote : I had no books …

I had no books at home. I started to frequent a public library in Lisbon. It was there, with no…

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Father

Geraldine Brooks quote : Both my mum and …

Both my mum and dad were great readers, and we would go every Saturday morning to the library, and my…

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Age

Hartmut Michel quote : At age eleven I …

At age eleven, I became a member of the circulating library of my home town. From there on I was…

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Fear

Laura Marling quote : I’ve been quite fascinated …

I’ve been quite fascinated by the relative insignificance of human existence, the shortness of life. We might as well be…

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History

Carl T. Rowan quote : The library is the …

The library is the temple of learning, and learning has liberated more people than all the wars in history. Carl…

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History

Oliver Wendell Holmes quote : Every library should try …

Every library should try to be complete on something, if it were only the history of pinheads. Oliver Wendell Holmes

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History

Norman Cousins quote : A library is the …

A library is the delivery room for the birth of ideas, a place where history comes to life. Norman Cousins

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Alone

Julie Burchill quote : As a child I …

As a child, I wanted only two things – to be left alone to read my library books, and to…

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Education

Frank Zappa quote : If you want to …

If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library. Frank Zappa

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