Friends of the Richmond Public Library

  • Come, and take choice of all my library, and so beguile thy sorrow.

    William Shakespeare (1564-1616), playwright

  • Funding libraries should be our number one national priority.

    Karin Slaughter, author

  • When I got my library card, that’s when my life began.

    Rita Mae Brown, writer

  • Libraries are the hearts of our communities.

    Jennifer R. Hubbard, author

  • The library is the temple of learning, and learning has liberated more people than all the wars in history.

    Carl T. Rowan, journalist & author

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