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Libraries are reservoirs of strength, grace and wit, reminders of order, calm and continuity, lakes of mental energy, neither warm nor cold, light nor dark. The pleasure they give is steady, unorgastic, reliable, deep and long-lasting. In any library in the world, I am at home, unselfconscious, still and absorbed.
– Germaine Greer
Libraries keep the records on behalf of all humanity. ... the unique and the absurd, the wise and the fragments of stupidity.
– Vartan Gregorian
Lie Down and Roll Over and 159 Other Ways To Say I Love You
– Book title by Erskine & Moran - 1981
Lie heavy on him earth, for he laid many a heavy load on thee (suggested epitaph)
– Abel Evans
Lie heavy on him earth, hor he laid many a heavy load on thee (suggested epitaph)
– Abel Evans
Lie is the biggest poison for Love
– Yassine Aumerally
Lie: A very poor substitute for the truth, but the only one discovered to date.
– Unknown
Lies are usually caused by undue fear of men.
– Hasidic Saying
Liesure without books is death, and burial of a man alive.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Life ... would give her everything of consequence, life would shape her, not we. All we were good for was to make the introductions.
– Helen Hayes
Life appears to me too short to be spent in nursing animosity, or registering wrongs.
– charlotte bronte, Jane Eyre, page 62
Life at the greatest and best is but a froward child, that must be humored and coaxed a little till it falls asleep, and then all the care is over.
– Oliver Goldsmith
Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.
– Stella Adler
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
– Albert Schweitzer
Life becomes religious whenever we make it so when some new light is seen, when some deeper appreciation is felt, when some larger outlook is gained, when some nobler purpose is formed, when some task is well done.
– Sophia Blanche Lyon Fahs
Life begins as a quest of the child for the man and ends as a journey by the man to rediscover the child.
– Laurens Van der Post
Life begins only when we cross the borders and not definitely before!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Life being what it is, one dreams of revenge.
– Paul Gauguin
Life can be compared to a Rainbow that requires both the Sun and the Rain in order to create its Bright and Beautiful Colors.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
Life can be found only in the present moment. The past is gone, the future is not yet here, and if we do not go back to ourselves in the present moment, we cannot be in touch with life.
– Thich Nhat Hanh
Life can be wildly tragic at times, and I've had my share. But whatever happens to you, you have to keep a slightly comic attitude. In the final analysis, you have got not to forget to laugh.
– Katharine Hepburn
Life can only be understood backward, but it must be lived forward.
– Sren Aaby Kierkegaard
Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards.
– Johann von Goethe
Life can only be understood backwards, but it must be lived forward.
– Søren Kierkegaard
Life can only be understood backwards, but it must be lived forwards.
– Albert Camus

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