Quotations that match 'librarian'.

Being a librarian certainly helped me with my writing because it made me even more of a reader, and I was always an enthusiastic reader. Writing and reading seem to me to be different aspects of a single imaginative act. Margaret Mahy
[ Act Always Aspects Because Being Certainly Different Enthusiastic Even Helped Imaginative Librarian Made More Reader Reading Seem Single Writing]
If past history was all there was to the game, the richest people would be librarians. Warren Buffett
[ Game History Librarians Past Richest Would]
I am what libraries and librarians have made me, with little assistance from a professor of Greek and poets. Heraclitus
[ Am Assistance Greek Librarians Libraries Little Made Poets Professor]
I'm of a fearsome mind to throw my arms around every living librarian who crosses my path, on behalf of the souls they never knew they saved. Barbara Kingsolver
[ Arms Around Behalf Crosses Every Fearsome Knew Librarian Living Mind Never Path Saved Souls Throw]
The librarian must be the librarian militant before he can be the librarian triumphant. Melvil Dewey
[ Before Librarian Militant Must Triumphant]
There were a lot of adventure books for boys, historical novels by Kenneth Roberts, and whatever mystery novels the alarmed librarian imagined might not corrupt an eager but innocent youth. Peter Straub
[ Adventure Alarmed Books Boys Corrupt Eager Historical Imagined Innocent Kenneth Librarian Lot Might Mystery Novels Roberts Were Whatever Youth]
I have a brother younger than me. My mother was a librarian, so from her, I got the taste to read. Shimon Peres
[ Brother Got Her Librarian Mother Read Taste Than Younger]
There are distinct duties of a poet laureate. I plan a reading series at the Library of Congress and advise the librarian. The rest is how I want to promote poetry. Rita Dove
[ Advise Congress Distinct Duties How Laureate Librarian Library Plan Poet Poetry Promote Reading Rest Series Want]
A collection of good books, with a soul to it in the shape of a librarian, becomes a vitalized power among the impulses by which the world goes on to improvement. Justin Winsor
[ Among Becomes Books Collection Goes Good Improvement Impulses Librarian Power Shape Soul Which World]
My boyfriend thinks I lost my true calling to be a librarian. Paulina Porizkova
[ Boyfriend Calling Librarian Lost Thinks True]
I have a real soft spot in my heart for librarians and people who care about books. Ann Richards
[ Books Care Heart Librarians Real Soft Spot]
Librarians as a race tend to be tedious. Peter Shaffer
[ Librarians Race Tedious Tend]
I was a librarian. Beverly Cleary
[ Librarian]
I am not a librarian of my own work. It's a good thing not to be too involved with what you have done. Mick Jagger
[ Am Done Good Involved Librarian Own Thing Too Work]
When you are writing, of course, you have to do all that writing and correcting for yourself. When I was a librarian it was expected that I would know about a wide range of books. Margaret Mahy
[ Books Correcting Course Expected Know Librarian Range Wide Would Writing Yourself]
A book is a fragile creature, it suffers the wear of time, it fears rodents, the elements and clumsy hands. so the librarian protects the books not only against mankind but also against nature and devotes his life to this war with the forces of oblivion. Umberto Eco
[ Against Also Book Books Clumsy Creature Devotes Elements Fears Forces Fragile Hands His Librarian Life Mankind Nature Oblivion Only Protects Rodents Suffers Time War Wear]