Amazing Libraries Of The World


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20 most beautiful libraries of the world.
Selection of Quotes on "Reading"

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Amazing Libraries Of The World

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  2. 2. Abbey Library St.Gallen, Switzerland   A capacity and taste for reading gives access to whatever has already been discovered by others. - Abraham Lincoln 2
  3. 3. Real GabinetePortugues De Leitura,Rio De Janeiro, Brazil No matter how busy you may think you are, you must find time for reading, or surrender yourself to self-chosen ignorance. - Confucius 3
  4. 4. Trinity College Library,AKA, The Long Room, Dublin, Ireland  The habit of reading is the onlyenjoyment in which there is no alloy; itlasts when all other pleasures fade. - Anthony Trollope 4
  5. 5. Melk MonasteryLibrary, Melk, AustriaThe reading of all good books islike conversation with the finest men of the past centuries. - Descartes 5
  6. 6. Jay Walkers Private LibraryHe that loves a book will never want a faithful friend, a wholesome counselor, a cheerfulcompanion, an effectual comforter. By study, byreading, by thinking, one may innocently divertand pleasantly entertain himself, as in all weathers, as in all fortunes. - Barrow 6
  7. 7. Rijkmuseum Library, Amsterdam, Holland The more you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, themore places youll go. - Dr. Seuss, 7
  8. 8. Library of Parliament, Ottawa, CanadaReading takes usaway from home, but moreimportant, it finds homes for us everywhere.” - Hazel Rochman 8
  9. 9. Strahov Monastery - Theological Library, Prague, Czech Republic Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.” - Harry S. Truman 9
  10. 10. Herzog August Library, Wolfenbüttel, Germany Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. - Richard Steele 10
  11. 11. Biblioteca Geral University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal To acquire the habit of reading is to construct for yourself a refuge from almost all the miseries of life. - Somerset Maugham 11
  12. 12. WiblingenMonastary Library, Ulm, Germany It is not true wehave only one lifeto love, if we can read, we can liveas many lives andas many kinds oflives as we wish. - S.I. Hayakawa 12
  13. 13. Stiftsbibliothek Klosterneuburg, Klosterneuburg, Austria  Of all thediversions of life, there is none soproper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors. - Joseph Addison 13
  14. 14. Central Library, Seattle Each time we re-read abook we get more out of it because we putmore into it; a different person is reading it, and therefore it is a different book. Anonymous 14
  15. 15. Library of the Benedictine Monastery of Admont, AustriaIt is books that are a key to the wide world; if you cant do anything else, read all that you can. Anonymous 15
  16. 16. George Peabody Library,Baltimore, Maryland, USA Happy is he who has laid up in his youth, and held fast in all fortune, a genuine and passionate love of reading. Rufus Choate 16
  17. 17. National Library, Belarus Dont join the bookburners... Dont beafraid to go in your library and read every book. Dwight D. Eisenhower 17
  18. 18. Riksdagen Library, Swedish Parliament Library, Stockholm, SwedenI have never known any distress that an hours reading did not relieve. Montesquieu 18
  19. 19. Sansovino Library, Venice, Italy “A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies," said Jojen. "The man who never reads lives only one.” ― George R.R. Martin, 19
  20. 20. Old British Reading Room, British Museum, London, England Think before you speak. Read before you think. ― Fran Lebowitz, 20
  21. 21. Library of Congress,Washington, DC, US Reading is the sole means by which we slip, involuntarily,often helplessly, into anothers skin, anothers voice,another’s soul. ― Joyce Carol Oates 21
  22. 22. The End Reading expands the Horizon of your mind. Vast Knowledge you will gain over space and time. With Metta,Bro. Oh Teik Bin 22