Famous Literary Quotes Project

In 2014, Girl Scouts (and Muehl Public Library patrons!) Helena Jefferson and Amanda Linskens earned their Silver Awards with this project to add interest and inspiration to visitors of the library. The next time you are in the library make sure to scan the wall for these quotes.

1. "But he was still hungry" - The Very Hungry Caterpiller, Eric Carle (1969)


2. "Help will always be given to those who ask for it" - Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, J.K. Rowling (2007)


3. "You don't forget the face of the person who was your last hope" - The Hunger Games, Susan Collins (2008)


4."The Powerful play goes on, and you may contribute a verse." - O Me! O Life, Walt Whitman (1892)

"What will your verse be?" - Question asked by John Keating (Robin Williams) after reciting from the poem in the movie Dead Poets Society (1989)




5. "Two roads divered in a wood, and I / I took the one less traveled by, / And that has made all the difference" - The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost (1915)


6. "Romeo, Juliet" - Romeo and Juliet, William Shakespear (1597)