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  •  Anne Herbert (1+ / 0-)
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    "Libraries will get you through times of no money better than money will get you through times of no libraries."
    --Anne Herbert (1950- ), U.S. writer, quoted in The Next Whole Earth Catalog: Access to Tools, ed. Stewart Brand (1980), p. 331.

    Apparently the quote was a play on the motto of Gilbert Shelton's Freewheelin' Frank, one of his Freak Brothers,
    "Dope will get you through times of no money better than money will get you through times of no dope."

    She's best known for the quote "Practice random kindness and senseless acts of beauty."

    "Those are my principles...if you don’t like them I have others." Groucho Marx

    by Notthemayor on Wed Nov 09, 2011 at 08:09:41 AM PST

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