"Love lasteth long as the money endureth." "The money paid, the work delayed." "Gentlemen prefer bonds." Rich with hundreds of quotations on currency, greed, wealth, and poverty, this original anthology draws upon the Bible, proverbs, and observations by Confucius, Shakespeare, Benjamin Franklin, Osc... read more
Book of African-American Quotations by Joslyn Pine This original collection of quotations cites approximately 100 well-known African Americans from all walks of life, including Maya Angelou, Louis Armstrong, Muhammad Ali, Julian Bond, George Washington Carver, Frederick Douglass, and Ralph Ellison.
New York: The Big Apple Quote Book by Bob Blaisdell More than 1,000 quotes from Walt Whitman, Calvin Trillin, Helen Hayes, Lenny Bruce, and others comment on skyscrapers, subways, the boroughs, Lady Liberty, and why people love and hate New York City.
Acres of Diamonds by Russell H. Conwell Profound yet easy to read, this self-help classic by the founder of Temple University provides practical advice on opening your mind and making the most of your circumstances to find success.
Think & Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill This book offers priceless advice on positive thinking and overcoming adversity, based on the collective wisdom of Henry Ford, Thomas Edison, John D. Rockefeller, and other prosperous and successful individuals.
The Science of Getting Rich by Wallace D. Wattles This classic declares that life's direction is a self-fulfilling prophecy and offers a practical rather than philosophical approach. It shows how creative thought and willpower are key to achieving goals.
The Master Key to Riches by Napoleon Hill This easy-to-read guide is based on the principles behind the success of Carnegie, Ford, Edison, and other 20th-century tycoons. It offers tips for career advancement, increased wealth, and personal fulfillment.
Prosperity: Spiritual Secrets to an Abundant Life by Charles Fillmore Twelve easy lessons promise to introduce wealth, abundance, and purpose into seekers' lives. Scripture-derived instructions assure readers of finding the path to their inner creative principles of faith and mental power.
The Law of Success by Napoleon Hill Napoleon Hill queried dozens of people about the keys to their prosperity and organized his findings into 15 principles, forming a methodology for employing untapped "mind-power" that leads to success.
Creative Mind and Success by Ernest Holmes A simple, direct manual for understanding the nature of the universe and the creative power of the mind, this classic explains how "right thinking" can help achieve independence and prosperity.
The Game of Life and How to Play It by Florence Scovel Shinn Informal and humorous, this book shows how positive attitudes can make you a "winner." Norman Vincent Peale endorsed it as a way to "find prosperity, solve problems, have better health."
The Master Key System by Charles F. Haanel The inspiration for the bestseller The Secret, this self-help guide has motivated generations of entrepreneurs and leaders. It advocates a manner of thinking that can help transform wishes into reality.
Love: A Book of Quotations by Ann Braybrooks This paperback gift book features an international assortment of quotations from ancient and modern philosophers, playwrights, poets, novelists, commentators, and critics. Wise, worldly, sentimental, and cynical, it offers something for everyone.
The Wit and Wisdom of Oscar Wilde by Oscar Wilde, Bob Blaisdell This paperback gift edition of the renowned poet and playwright's epigrams and witticisms features hundreds of quips from Wilde's personal letters and conversations as well as his fiction, essays, lectures, and plays.
How to Drink Like a Mad Man by Ralph Maloney, Leo Summers How did advertising executives in the Sixties stay sharp while boozing around the clock? The answer lies in this authentic document from Madison Avenue, circa 1962. "Side-splittingly funny." — Boston Herald.
Baseball Is . . .: Defining the National Pastime by Paul Dickson, Peter Donahue, Tim Foley Wisecracking, philosophical, nostalgic, and entertaining, these hundreds of quips and observations by players, their wives, managers, authors, and others cover every aspect of our national pastime. It's a great any-occasion gift for fans!
The Devil's Dictionary: Complete & Unabridged by Ambrose Bierce Complete and unabridged, this paperback gift edition of an American humor classic presents more than 1,000 comic definitions praised by H. L. Mencken as "some of the most gorgeous witticisms in the English language."
The Illustrated Art of War by Sun Tzu The world's earliest military treatise covers principles of strategy, tactics, maneuvers, and other ever-relevant topics with applications to business, law, and sports. This gift edition features color illustrations of Asian art treasures.
The Slang of Poker by Tom Dalzell, Peter Donahue This entertaining gift book provides a compendium of traditional poker slang as well as the new vocabulary of online poker and jargon from high-stakes tournaments. The game's impact on American history and language is dealt with throughout. Illustrations.
Golf Is . . .: Defining the Great Game by Paul Dickson Enhanced by historical and modern photographs, this gift book collects witty, incisive golf-related quotations. Sources range from duffers to pros, including Wodehouse, Chesterton, Churchill, Hogan, and many others.
There's a Saying for That: Proverbs from Around the World by Bob Blaisdell Compilation of the best proverbs from around the world — ancient and modern — offers concise, time-honored wisdom about love, money, politics, and human nature. Handsome gift-book format makes this volume an ideal present.
Mark Twain at Your Fingertips: A Book of Quotations by Mark Twain, Caroline Thomas Harnsberger Gathered from Twain's classic novels, diary entries, newspaper articles, and correspondence, this collection of wry quips and quotes offers the great humorist and storyteller's observations on animals, critics, politics, youth, and more.
Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations by James H. Billington, Library of Congress A treasury of thought-provoking declarations and observations features a splendid variety of political, scientific, social, and literary voices. Quoted historical figures include Paine, Milton, Emerson, Marx, Napoleon, Dickens, and Churchill.
Music: A Book of Quotations by Herb Galewitz More than 400 memorable quotes about the world of music, from Fred Allen to Oscar Wilde, from Friedrich Nietzsche to Florian Zabach. Wonderful for public speakers or just browsing.
Oscar Wilde's Wit and Wisdom: A Book of Quotations by Oscar Wilde Amusing, thought-provoking epigrams, aphorisms, and other jests from the plays, essays, and lively conversation of Oscar Wilde offer a feast of humorous and profound quips. Nearly 400 quotes.
Shakespeare: A Book of Quotations by William Shakespeare With over 500 offerings from the most quoted writer in the English language, this modestly priced volume provides a luxurious assortment of memorable and profound thoughts on love, marriage, truth, beauty, more.
Friendship: A Book of Quotations by Herb Galewitz Over 400 timeless observations, including "A true friend is one soul in two bodies" (Aristotle), "Friendship is like money, easier made than kept," (Samuel Butler), many more. Great browsing, reference book.
Women's Wit and Wisdom: A Book of Quotations by Susan L. Rattiner Over 400 memorable quotes from the last 2,500 years by Sappho, Queen Elizabeth I, Harriet Tubman, Susan B. Anthony, Eleanor Roosevelt, Erma Bombeck, Oprah Winfrey, and many others. A delight!
Thoreau: A Book of Quotations by Henry David Thoreau, Bob Blaisdell In more than 600 striking, thought-provoking excerpts, grouped under 17 headings, Thoreau rails against injustice, gives voice to his love of nature, and advocates simplicity and conscious living. Note.
Mother: A Book of Quotations by Herb Galewitz Quotes, sayings, and musings on motherhood — from the Roman poet Virgil to comedienne Phyllis Diller. Includes words by Shakespeare, Sophocles, Dr. Benjamin Spock, Victor Hugo, Napoleon, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, and many others.
Bible Quotations Crossword Puzzles by Boris Randolph Each of 66 puzzles features a quote ultimately revealed upon completion. Familiar and lesser-known extracts, all from the King James Version; complete solutions, plus chapter and verse.
Food and Drink: A Book of Quotations by Susan L. Rattiner Scores of humorous, frequently incisive remarks by famous writers, humorists, and celebrities, including W. K. Chesterton, W. C. Fields, Julia Child, Marilyn Monroe, George Bernard Shaw, Robert Morley, and many more.
Books and Reading: A Book of Quotations by Bill Bradfield Over 450 memorable quotes from writers, political figures, and celebrities with provocative declarations from Mark Twain, Virginia Woolf, Andrew Carnegie, Theodore Roosevelt, and Oprah Winfrey, among others.
A Treasury of Biblical Quotations by Lester V. Berrey Designed as a quick and easy reference tool, this thesaurus of scripture classifies sacred texts from the King James Version of both the Old and New Testaments by topic. Arranged alphabetically by subject.
Patriotism: Quotations from Around the World by Herb Galewitz More than 400 memorable quotes — expressed over the ages by writers, statesmen, military leaders, and other figures of note — are sometimes witty, sometimes cynical, and often provocative. Arranged alphabetically by author.
The Civil War: A Book of Quotations by Bob Blaisdell More than 700 quotes — arranged chronologically and divided into sections on specific topics and events — provide a running narrative by the many who lived through or died in the Civil War. Notes.
The Book of Green Quotations by James Daley Timely and thought-provoking, this volume comprises many hundreds of quotations by presidents, scientists, activists, and other public figures on conservation, ecology, environmentalism, wilderness, global warming, pollution, nature, and other subjects.
"Love lasteth long as the money endureth." "The money paid, the work delayed." "Gentlemen prefer bonds." Rich with hundreds of quotations on currency, greed, wealth, and poverty, this original anthology draws upon the Bible, proverbs, and observations by Confucius, Shakespeare, Benjamin Franklin, Oscar Wilde, Edith Wharton, Henry Ford, W. C. Fields, Woody Allen, Bob Dylan, Oprah Winfrey, and many others.
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