Kennedy "You cannot teach people anything. You can only help them discover it within themselves. Failure is never fatal.
North Carolina library, and the Library of Congress as well. As a child I was a very shy little blonde kid that didn't speak at all to anybody And what was wonderful about the library was that you didn't have to say a word.
So it was my oasis. And you didn't have to ask for things in full sentences.
You could just point to a shelf and say, '18th century dolls,' and the librarians would lead you there. I felt like a queen. Adrienne Yorinks, award-winning illustrator and quilter. 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.
It was tiny and I quickly read through almost everything, but it was a lifeline for a child starved for a larger world. In many ways I owe great chunks of the life I lead to libraries. Jane Chestnutt, Editor-in-Chief, Woman's Day Magazine I liked reading and working out my ideas in the midst of that endless crowd walking in and out of the library looking for something.
I, too, was seeking fame and fortune by sitting at the end of a long golden table next to the sets of American authors on the open shelves. But what has always impressed me most forcefully is the institution's connection to the everyday life of New Yorkers, from giggling teenagers to the very old From its beginnings, this library building has served both as an instigator and a mirror of social change.
The Library is one of the last bastions of respect for those who try to carry on As a writer, I can never get over the sense of being absolutely lucky to be able to get my hands literally on so many books.
Writer Susan Jacoby Going to the library builds a kid's imagination. Books help them discover themselves and the world. Baltimore Oriole All-Star shortstop Mike Bordick Teenagers can discover the pleasures of reading and gain the power of knowledge by going to libraries. With that power, they will be invincible.
There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration. Andrew Carnegie We must not think of learning as only what happens in schools. It is an extended part of life.
The most readily available resource for all of life is our public library system. Author David McCullough What is more important in a library than anything else-than everything else-is the fact that it exists.Mahatma Gandhi In the attitude of silence the soul finds the path in a clearer light, and what is elusive and deceptive resolves itself into crystal clearness.
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