NWU-biblioteke Vier Biblioteekweek: 18 - 26 Maart 2017
In the nonstop tsunami of global information, librarians provide us with floaties and teach us to swim.
The medicine chest of the soul.
Inscription over the door of the Library at Thebes.
Information is the currency of democracy.
A University is just a group of buildings gathered around a library.
That perfect tranquility of life, which is nowhere to be found in a retreat, a faithful friend and a good library.
There are more treasures in books than all the pirate's loot on Treasure Island.
Google can bring you back 100,000 answers, a librarian can bring you back the right one.
The only thing that you absolutely have to know, is the location of the library.
When the going gets tough, the tough get a librarian.
My two favourite things in life are libraries and bicycles. They both move people forward without wasting anything. The perfect day: riding a bike to the library.
When trouble strikes, head to the library. You will be able to solve the problem, or simply read as the world crashes down around you.
Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world.
The Library is the temple of learning, and learning has liberated more people than all the wars in history.
To read is to empower. To empower is to write. To write is to influence. To influence is to change. To change is to live.
Without libraries what have we? We have no past and no future.
The most important asset of any library goes home at night - the library staff.
To build up a library is to create a life. It's never just a random collection of books.
Carlos Maria Domingues
I don't have to look far to find treasures. I discover them every time I visit the library.
It is what we make out of what we have, not what we are given, that seperates one person from another.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
I have always imagined that paradise will be a kind of library.