The first thing a librarian usually does to try to identify a quotation is to put it into Google Books or HathiTrust (see below under Publicly Available Online). This is how we search the full text of millions of books (and other textual materials) at once.
Where can I look up quotes?
Look Up Quotes
- once you have tasted the taste of sky, you will forever look up.
- Look, up at the sky.
- Look up, get up and don’t ever give up.
- Look up, now look down.
- We look up for inspiration, down for desperation, right and left for information.
- Look up on high, and thank the God of all.
What is the most famous line from a book?
The 22 best book quotes of all time:
- “Love is or it ain’t.
- “I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.”
- “Everything was beautiful, and nothing hurt.”
- “It’s the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.”
- “There is always something left to love.”
How do you search for a quote in Google Books?
Cite a book
- On the left, click About this book.
- Scroll down to “Bibliographic information.” You’ll see information you can use to cite the book.
How can I find a book by description?
How to Find a Book From a Vague Description
- Gather the details. via GIPHY. Every detail matters when you’re trying to find a book without a title!
- Google it. via GIPHY. We know—we just said these things are difficult to Google.
- Google Books it. via GIPHY.
- Ask Reddit. via GIPHY.
- Ask a librarian.
How do you find a book you don’t remember the name of?
There are some search engines that are more specialized for book searches.
- The Library of Congress.
- Abe Books: BookSleuth.
- LibraryThing: Name That Book.
- 1. Facebook.
Do your best captions?
Do Your Best Quotes
- Always do your best.
- Always Do Your Best.
- A problem is a chance for you to do your best.
- I believe that in life, you have to give things your best shot, do your best.
- Perfection is impossible
just strive to do your best.
- Do right.
What is thought of day?
‘Your actions will always have consequences‘. ‘Learn something new today’. ‘Good thoughts make a happy person’. ‘If you have a dream, never let go of it, chase it till the end’. ‘Make yourself your own competition, strive to be better than yesterday, and you’ll find the true essence of life!
What are some good thoughts?
Good Thoughts Quotes
- “Every day is a good day.
- “My condolences, you’re still alive.”
- “Even the worst days have an ending, and the best days have a beginning.”
- “The most beautiful smile belongs to those who make others smile”
- “The best sleeping pill is a clear conscience.”
What is the most famous reading quote?
Famous Quotes About Reading
- “A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies . . .
- “Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read.
- “You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.”
- “I find television very educating.
- “Classic’ – a book which people praise and don’t read.”
What are some popular quotes?
Most Famous Quotes
- You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take. –
- Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right. –
- I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear. –
- I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the water to create many ripples. –
Which book is best for quotes?
Best Sellers in Quotation Reference Books
- #1. The Book of Unusual Knowledge.
- #2. Badass Affirmations: The Wit and Wisdom of Wild Women (Inspirational Quotes for Women, Book Gift for Women, Powerful Affirmations)
- #3. The Little Guide to Coco Chanel: Style to Live By (The Little Books of Lifestyle, 13)
Can you control F on Google Books?
Regular Control-F/Command-F does not work in Google Books.
What page is this quote on in the outsiders?
This quotation comes from Chapter 8. As Ponyboy sits in the hospital and watches Johnny dying, he muses on the fragility of group cohesion.
How do you find the page number of a book?
You can also usually find chapter page numbers by looking in the table of contents (within the first few pages of the book). But, there are some ebook formats that do not display page numbers. In books like these, you may need to search inside the book to find a chapter/section title, or a particular word or phrase.
How do I find the title of a book in a story?
How to Find a Book Title by Plot or Vague Description?
- #Step 1: Write Down the Details.
- #Step 2: Use Google (or another search engine)
- #Step 3: Consult Reddit.
- #Step 4: Ask Your Social Media Circle.
- #Step 5: Ask a librarian.
How do you come up with a title of a book?
Here’s how to come up with book title ideas:
- Use a book title generator tool.
- Write down the problem you’re solving.
- Create a subtitle to clarify.
- Make it memorable.
- Make sure it’s genre-appropriate.
- Create it to stir intrigue.
- Include your character in the title.
- Get feedback from your target audience.
How do you find a book if you only know the cover?
For when you can only vaguely remember what the cover looks like, try Big Book Search. If you can include a keyword from the title, you’ll be more likely to find what you’re looking for. However, if you really can only remember images on the cover, you still might have luck.
How do I find my lost book at home?
How do I find my lost book at home?
- Places to Look for Lost Library Books. First things first, try to remember what the book/s looked like: How big was it?
- Around the House. In the car (also check under the seats) Under the baby’s car seat.
- Around Town. At the doctor’s or dentist’s office.
- At School. In the vehicle of whoever you ride to school with.
What type of books does Stephen King write?
Famous for his terrifying prose, King writes horror, supernatural, science fiction, fantasy and, more recently, crime novels.
Do your best exam quotes?
The Best Quotes To Motivate You Through Final Exams
- “It’s not about how bad you want it, it’s about how hard you are willing to work for it.”
- “Don’t watch the clock. Do what it does.
- “Life is the most difficult exam.
- “Nothing is impossible.
- “Success is never final.
Do your best quotes Goodreads?
Doing Your Best Quotes
- “The value of a moment is immeasurable.
- “At the end of the day, remind yourself that you did the best you could today, and that is good enough.”
- “Your haters gather the most at the sidelines.”
- “You seem irrelevant because your relevance seems latent.
Can do better quotes?
Do Better Quotes
- “Do the best you can until you know better.
- “You are not a victim.
- “I do believe we can do better, be better.
- “Do the best you can until you know better.
- “The truest story – the one that will always be truest – is that I am a human being, being human.
- “Telling the world you are trying is not doing.”
What are 5 positive quotes?
Top Positive Quotes
- “The best is yet to be.” –
- “Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.” –
- “Do good and good will come to you.” –
- “A positive mindset brings positive things.” –
- “Positivity always wins…
- “When things go wrong, don’t go with them.” –
- “Live life to the fullest and focus on the positive.” –
- “Keep looking up…
What are 10 good quotes?
The Most Famous Quotes
- “Fortune favors the bold.” – Virgil.
- “I think, therefore I am.” – René Descartes.
- “Time is money.” –
- “I came, I saw, I conquered.” –
- “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” –
- “Practice makes perfect.” –
- “Knowledge is power.” –
- “Have no fear of perfection, you’ll never reach it.” –
What is a positive quote for the day?
“Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.” “If you want light to come into your life, you need to stand where it is shining.” “Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day in and day out.” “Happiness is the only thing that multiplies when you share it.”
What is a positive message?
Positive messages include messages where the audience is expected to react in a neutral to positive manner. Positive messages tend to consist of routine or good news. These messages might be items such as congratulations, confirmations, directions, simple credit requests, or credit approvals.
What are short good quotes?
Here are 55 of my favorite short quotes for you to read, remember and retell:
- Love For All, Hatred For None.
- Change the world by being yourself.
- Every moment is a fresh beginning.
- Never regret anything that made you smile.
- Die with memories, not dreams.
- Aspire to inspire before we expire.
How do I have fun quotes?
Just Have Fun Quotes And Sayings
- “People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.”
- “Even though you’re growing up, you should never stop having fun.”
- “Reclaim your curiosity, your sense of adventure, and have some fun.
- “Enjoy life.
- “A person must never cease striving to enjoy life.