Quote(s) of the Week (August 31, 1997)
On Simple Truths...
- "Nothing is as frustrating as arguing with someone
who knows what hes talking about."
- --Sam Ewing in
Readers Digest for May, 1997. Page 37.
On A Really Scary Viewpoint...
- "Just because parents have the legal right to
control their childrens reading does not mean that
we should encourage them to do so."
- --Roger Sutton,
editor-in-chief of The Horn Book Magazine a
journal about childrens books opposing
library patrons who try to shield their own children from
age-inappropriate materials. From The Horn Book Magazine,
March 13, 1997. Quoted in Focus on the Familys
Citizen Magazine for June 23, 1997. Page A8.