Quotes We Love

All you need in life is truth and beauty and you can find both at the Public Library.
Studs Terkel

Whatever the cost of our libraries, the price is cheap compared to that of an ignorant nation.
Walter Cronkite

Read at every wait; read at all hours; read within leisure; read in times of labor; read as one goes in; read as one goes out. The task of the educated mind is simply put: read to lead.
Cicero

There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate’s loot on Treasure Island.
Walt Disney

I find television very educational. Every time someone switches it on I go into another room and read a good book.
Groucho Marx