45 Quotes about Library

There are those of us who love the library, as you will see by the following quotes. Libraries contain a wealth of knowledge to inspire and encourage you. You may also enjoy our collection of poems about books.

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  1. A good library will never be too neat, or too dusty, because somebody will always be in it, taking books off the shelves and staying up late reading them. Lemony Snicket
    Book Quotes

  2. Instead of going to Paris to attend lectures, go to the public library, and you won’t come out for twenty years, if you really wish to learn. Leo Tolstoy
    Learning Quotes

  3. You don’t write a book when God called you to publish a library! Israelmore Ayivor
    Christain Poems

  4. A library is a good place to go when you feel unhappy, for there, in a book, you may find encouragement and comfort. E.B. White
    Poems of Encouragement

  5. A library's function is to give the public in the quickest and cheapest way: information, inspiration, and recreation. If a better way than the book can be found, we should use it. Melvil Dewey
    Inspirational Poems

  6. Every library is a palace; every book is a king; every reading is a magic!
  7. Every library is a palace; every book is a king; every reading is a magic! Mehmet Murat ildan
    Quotes About Reading

  8. A little library, growing larger every year, is an honourable part of a man's history. It is a man's duty to have books. A library is not a luxury, but one of the necessaries of life. Henry Ward Beecher
    Poems about Life

  9. I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading! How much sooner one tires of any thing than of a book! When I have a house of my own, I shall be miserable if I have not an excellent library. Jane Austen
    Poems About Reading

  10. Knowledge is free at the library. Just bring your own container. Author Unknown
    Knowledge Quotes

  11. Life is a library owned by an author. It has a few books which he wrote himself, but most of them were written for him. Harry Fosdick
    Poems About Life

  12. Libraries are neccessary gardens, unsurpassed at growing excitement. J. Patrick Lewis
    Garden Poems

  13. Books are what teach you about life. Books teach you empathy. But you can't buy books if you barely got enough to make rent. So that library is a vital resource! You shut a library... you don't just shut down a building, you shut down hope. Jojo Moyes
    Poems About Hope

  14. Whatever the cost of our libraries, the price is cheap compared to that of an ignorant nation.
  15. Whatever the cost of our libraries, the price is cheap compared to that of an ignorant nation. Walter Cronkite
    Poems About Money

  16. We must not fool ourselves into thinking we can replace valuable childhood activities with computer games. There is no software on the market that can offer the same advantages as a picnic in the park, a library card, a visit to the zoo, or a family-shared board game. Jacquie McTaggart
    Children Quotes

  17. It is an awfully sad misconception that librarians simply check books in and out. The library is the heart of a school, and without a librarian, it is but an empty shell. Jarrett J. Krosoczka
    Quotes About Schools

  18. A trip to the library is like coming home and going on an adventure at the same time. Megan Shepherd
    Poems About Home

  19. We are the only species on the planet, so far as we know, to have invented a communal memory stored neither in our genes nor in our brains. The warehouse of this memory is called the library Carl Sagan
    Memories Quotes

  20. I don’t believe in colleges and universities. I believe in libraries because most students don’t have any money. When I graduated from high school, it was during the Depression and we had no money. I couldn’t go to college, so I went to the library three days a week for 10 years. Ray Bradbury
    Money Quotes

  21. Every time I went to the library, it felt like a treasure hunt: somewhere amid those dusty books was the answer, and all I had to do was find it. Jean M. Twenge
    Weekly Quotes

  22. I like reading, but I love libraries. Being surrounded by books makes me feel safe, the way some people need trees or mountains around them to feel secure. Not me – nature’s not what I cling to. I cling to books. Emily Wing Smith
    Nature Poems

  23. If peace had a smell, it would be the smell of a library full of old, leather-bound books.
  24. If peace had a smell, it would be the smell of a library full of old, leather-bound books. Mark Pryor
    Quotes about Peace

  25. Everything you need for better future and success has already been written. And guess what? All you have to do is go to the library. Jim Rohn
    Success Poem

  26. Planting a flower's like opening a book, because either way you're starting something. And your garden's your library. Nora Roberts
    Flower Quotes

  27. We may sit in our library and yet be in all quarters of the earth. John Lubbock
    Short Quotes

  28. In this place you can become the person you want to be. Anything can be gotten from books. In books there are rooms of gold, in books there is jadelike beauty. Wang Shuo
    Beauty Quotes

  29. A library is thought in cold storage. Lord Samuel
    Positive Thoughts

  30. Writing a book, just like building a library, is an act of sheer defiance. It is a declaration that you believe in the persistence of memory. Susan Orlean
    Poems About Memories

  31. Libraries change lives for the better.
  32. Libraries change lives for the better. Sidney Sheldon
    Poems About Change

  33. A library, no mater how humble or grand, is a series of sacred gateways. You pass through them and leave your own city behind; you journey through time and space; and for a little while, you escape the confines of your own circumstances. Anthony Doerr
    Life Journey Quotes

  34. A great library doesn’t have to be big or beautiful. It doesn’t have to have the best facilities or the most efficient staff or the most users. A great library provides. It is enmeshed in the life of a community in a way that makes it indispensable. A great library is one nobody notices because it is always there, and always has what people need. Vicki Myron
    Community Quotes

  35. A library, no matter how big or small, is a careful balance of love and responsibility. A machine, if you will, cranked by those who care most about reading. Kimberly Karaliu
    Inspirational Quotes

  36. In principle and reality, libraries are life-enhancing palaces of wonder. Gail Honeyman
    Poems About Life Changes

  37. If it were up to me, every child would have a year in the library before they went to school. Sally Hepworth
    Poems about Children

  38. Explore a book and you'll know what other people don't. Explore a library and you'll know what the other book doesn't. Miegrat Sammri
    Cute Quotes

  39. It was good to walk into a library again; it smelled like home.
  40. It was good to walk into a library again; it smelled like home. Elizabeth Kostova
    Home Quotes

  41. Time has become quiet flexible inside the library. (This is true of most places with interesting books. Sit down to read for twenty minutes, and suddenly it's dark, with no clue as to where the hours have gone.). Ellen Klages
    Poems About Time

  42. Winter is a time for libraries, the muffled quiet of bookstacks and the scent of pages and dust. Katherine May
    Winter Poems

  43. The library serves as a gathering place for friends who share the love of books. Kristen Ashley
    Special Friend Poem

  44. The library belongs to everyone. The library, Janet used to say, is one of only a few places in the world that one doesn't need to believe anything or buy anything to come inside. Sally Hepworth
    Positive Quotes

  45. The bible is history. Remember that it is not a book. It is a library. It contains many kinds of books, letters, songs, and histories, along with the poetry of mythology. David C. Alves
    Poems About The Bible

  46. I like libraries. It makes me feel comfortable and secure to have walls of words, beautiful and wise, all around me. Roger Zelazny
    Wisdom Poems

  47. Get a book of quotes from the library and find ones from famous people that support a good attitude. Write them down in a notebook, computer, scrapbook or on note cards. Ace McCloud
    All Poems

  48. Without libraries what have we? We have no past and no future.
  49. Without libraries what have we? We have no past and no future. Ray Bradbury
    Poems about the Future

  50. The library is like a candy store where everything is free. Jamie Ford
    Funny Poems About Life

  51. A library outranks any other one thing a community can do to benefit its people. It is a never failing spring in the desert. Andrew Carnegie
    Hope Quotes

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