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Amazing Libraries Of The World


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20 most beautiful libraries of the world. …

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

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  • 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. 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. 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. Melk MonasteryLibrary, Melk, AustriaThe reading of all good books islike conversation with the finest men of the past centuries. - Descartes 5
  • 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. 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. Library of Parliament, Ottawa, CanadaReading takes usaway from home, but moreimportant, it finds homes for us everywhere.” - Hazel Rochman 8
  • 9. Strahov Monastery - Theological Library, Prague, Czech Republic Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.” - Harry S. Truman 9
  • 10. Herzog August Library, Wolfenbüttel, Germany Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. - Richard Steele 10
  • 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. National Library, Belarus Dont join the bookburners... Dont beafraid to go in your library and read every book. Dwight D. Eisenhower 17
  • 18. Riksdagen Library, Swedish Parliament Library, Stockholm, SwedenI have never known any distress that an hours reading did not relieve. Montesquieu 18
  • 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. Old British Reading Room, British Museum, London, England Think before you speak. Read before you think. ― Fran Lebowitz, 20
  • 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. 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