Monday, September 29, 2014

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“With a library you are free, not confined by temporary political climates. It is the most democratic of institutions because no one — but no one at all—can tell you what to read and when and how.” 

—Doris Lessing (1919-2013), author and 2007 Nobel Prize for Literature winner
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Ted Pease, Professor of Interesting Stuff, Trinidad, California.
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1 comment:

  1. Except, perhaps, by the people who publish (or don't publish), select (or don't select), order (or don't), and shelve (or don't or who deliberately mis-shelve) the books....