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A Guide for Grown-Ups: Essential Wisdom from the Works of Antoine de Saint-Exupery

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and#147;One sees clearly only with the heart. Anything essential is invisible to the eyes.and#8221;

For more than sixty years, this insight from The Little Prince has been quoted in more than 130 languages by fans around the world. Now, for the first time, quotations from the collected works and letters of Antoine de Saint-Exupand#233;ry are presented in a charming gift edition. Six chapters--and#147;Happiness,and#8221; and#147;Friendship,and#8221; and#147;Responsibility,and#8221; and#147;Fortitude,and#8221; and#147;Love,and#8221; and and#147;What Is Essentialand#8221;--offer inspirational and thought-provoking words about the subjects held most dear by the author. A perfect gift for graduatesand#151;or for anyone who wants gentle guidance.

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Sage advice from the collected works of the “Winged Poet”, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Synopsis:

Sage advice from the collected works of Antoine de Saint-Exupandeacute;ry, author of The Little Prince

Synopsis:

For over 75 years, the world of Curious George has delighted readers with its playful charm and deceptively simple wisdom.  This book is packed with inspiration and humor and is the perfect gift for all the curious people in your life!

Synopsis:

andquot;Grown-ups never understand anything by themselves, and it is exhausting for children to have to provide explanations over and over again.andquot;andmdash;from The Little Prince

and#160;

What does it mean to be a grown-up? How do we find happiness, joyful friendships, and love that lasts?

and#160;

Culled from the full works of the author of The Little Prince, here is subtle, radiant wisdom that has charmed and enlightened the hearts of generations.

Synopsis:

“One sees clearly only with the heart. Anything essential is invisible to the eyes.”

For more than sixty years, this insight from The Little Prince has been quoted in more than 130 languages by fans around the world. Now, for the first time, quotations from the collected works and letters of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry are presented in a charming gift edition. Six chapters--“Happiness,” “Friendship,” “Responsibility,” “Fortitude,” “Love,” and “What Is Essential”--offer inspirational and thought-provoking words about the subjects held most dear by the author. A perfect gift for graduates—or for anyone who wants gentle guidance.

About the Author

ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPand#201;RY, the "Winged Poet," was born in Lyon, France, in 1900.andnbsp;A pilot at twenty-six, he was a pioneer of commercial aviation and flew in the Spanish Civil War and World War II. His writings include The Little Prince, Wind, Sand and Stars, Night Flight, Southern Mail, and Airman's Odyssey. In 1944, while flying a reconnaissance mission for his French air squadron, he disappeared over the Mediterranean.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780152167110
Author:
Saint-Exupéry, Antoine de
Author:
Saint-Exupery, Antoine de
Author:
Saint-Exupand#233
Author:
Saint-Exup
Author:
ry
Author:
Rey, H. A.
Author:
Antoine de Saint-Exup
Author:
ry, Antoine de
Author:
de Saint-Exupery, Antoine
Author:
eacute
Author:
Antoine de Saint-Exupand#233
Author:
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Publisher:
Harcourt Brace and Company
Location:
San Diego, Calif.
Subject:
Quotations
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Happiness
Subject:
Inspirational - Gifts
Subject:
Saint-Exupery, Antoine de
Subject:
Christian Life - Inspirational - Gifts
Subject:
Christianity-Inspirational
Subject:
Reference-Quotations Anecdotes and Proverbs
Subject:
self-help;inspirational;graduates;Antoine de Saint-Exupand#233;ry;The Little Prince;Win
Subject:
Curious George;gift;graduation;inspiration;wisdom;humor;H.A. Rey
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
The Little Prince
Series Volume:
no. 40
Publication Date:
20020531
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Black-and-white illustrations
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
8 x 5 in 1 lb
Age Level:
from 12

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Sage advice from the collected works of the “Winged Poet”, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

"Synopsis" by ,
Sage advice from the collected works of Antoine de Saint-Exupandeacute;ry, author of The Little Prince
"Synopsis" by ,

For over 75 years, the world of Curious George has delighted readers with its playful charm and deceptively simple wisdom.  This book is packed with inspiration and humor and is the perfect gift for all the curious people in your life!

"Synopsis" by ,
andquot;Grown-ups never understand anything by themselves, and it is exhausting for children to have to provide explanations over and over again.andquot;andmdash;from The Little Prince

and#160;

What does it mean to be a grown-up? How do we find happiness, joyful friendships, and love that lasts?

and#160;

Culled from the full works of the author of The Little Prince, here is subtle, radiant wisdom that has charmed and enlightened the hearts of generations.

"Synopsis" by , “One sees clearly only with the heart. Anything essential is invisible to the eyes.”

For more than sixty years, this insight from The Little Prince has been quoted in more than 130 languages by fans around the world. Now, for the first time, quotations from the collected works and letters of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry are presented in a charming gift edition. Six chapters--“Happiness,” “Friendship,” “Responsibility,” “Fortitude,” “Love,” and “What Is Essential”--offer inspirational and thought-provoking words about the subjects held most dear by the author. A perfect gift for graduates—or for anyone who wants gentle guidance.

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