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1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

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Publisher Comments:

In this witty collection you will find quotations grouped in categories that reflect the range of human existence, hopes, and achievement:

Life and Death (And Some of What Happens in Between)

� 3Let us not look back in anger, nor forward in fear, but around in awareness.� 4

� 7James Thurber

Love and Friendship

� 3The heart has its reasons of which reason knows nothing.� 4

� 7Blaise Pascal

Success and Ways to Achieve It

� 3Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.� 4� 7Sir Winston Churchill

The Life of the Mind

� 3Don''t talk unless you can improve the silence.� 4

� 7Jorge Luis Borges

Politics and Politicians, Government and Statesmen

� 3Nothing in life is certain except death and taxes.� 4

� 7Benjamin Franklin

Proverbial Wisdom

� 3Joy shared is twice the joy. Sorrow shared is half the sorrow.� 4

� 7Swedish proverb

Synopsis:

A compendium of human wisdom culled from the worlds celebrated--and anonymous --minds, from Confucius and Shakespeare to Maya Angelou and Woody Allen.

Synopsis:

In this witty collection you will find quotations grouped in categories that reflect the range of human existence, hopes, and achievement:

Love and Friendship

"The heart has its reasons of which reason knows nothing."-Blaise Pascal

Success and Ways to Achieve It

"Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm."-Sir Winston Churchill

The Life of the Mind

"Don't talk unless you can improve the silence."-Jorge Luis Borges

Politics and Politicians, Government and Statesmen

"Nothing in life is certain except death and taxes."-Benjamin Franklin

Proverbial Wisdom

"Joy shared is twice the joy. Sorrow shared is half the sorrow."-Swedish proverb

About the Author

Steven D. Price, a consulting editor of The Lyons Press, is the author of more than twenty-three books, including 1001 Dumbest Things Ever Said, The Quotable Horse Lover, The Ultimate Fishing Guide, and Old As the Hills: The Story of Bluegrass Music

Product Details

ISBN:
9781592287888
Author:
Price, Steven
Publisher:
Lyons Press
Editor:
Price, Steven D.
Author:
Price, Steven D.
Subject:
Quotations
Subject:
Quotations, English
Subject:
Reference-Quotations Anecdotes and Proverbs
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
1001
Publication Date:
20050431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
none
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
6.88 x 5.88 in

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A compendium of human wisdom culled from the worlds celebrated--and anonymous --minds, from Confucius and Shakespeare to Maya Angelou and Woody Allen.

"Synopsis" by ,
In this witty collection you will find quotations grouped in categories that reflect the range of human existence, hopes, and achievement:

Love and Friendship

"The heart has its reasons of which reason knows nothing."-Blaise Pascal

Success and Ways to Achieve It

"Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm."-Sir Winston Churchill

The Life of the Mind

"Don't talk unless you can improve the silence."-Jorge Luis Borges

Politics and Politicians, Government and Statesmen

"Nothing in life is certain except death and taxes."-Benjamin Franklin

Proverbial Wisdom

"Joy shared is twice the joy. Sorrow shared is half the sorrow."-Swedish proverb

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