The Power of a Librarian

“The old man was peering intently at the shelves. ‘I’ll have to admit that he’s a very competent scholar.’

Isn’t he just a librarian?’ Garion asked, ‘somebody who looks after books?’

That’s where all the rest of scholarship starts, Garion. All the books in the world won’t help you if they’re just piled up in a heap.”


–David Eddings