The Great Quotations: The Wit and Wisdom of the Ages

The Great Quotations The Wit and Wisdom of the Ages Representing over years of searching and researching this reference contains a collection of controversial ideas the words and thoughts that have moved humankind offering a wellspring for all who

  • Title: The Great Quotations: The Wit and Wisdom of the Ages
  • Author: George Seldes J. Donald Adams
  • ISBN: 9780671785536
  • Page: 258
  • Format: Paperback
  • Representing over 30 years of searching and researching, this reference contains a collection of controversial ideas the words and thoughts that have moved humankind offering a wellspring for all who seek to enlighten, enourage, persuade, or inspire.

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    1. It’s difficult to believe that this legendary author and journalist received rejections from no less than 20 publishers when he first submitted this more remarkable collection for publication, but living well is the best revenge, and The Great Quotations has lived very well indeed, having sold a million copies when it was finally published by Lyle Stuart, who specialized in controversial titles, in 1960. Perhaps the difficulty in finding a publisher lay not so much in his reputation as an inte [...]

    2. This is a wonderful book of quotations that I have used for over 40 years. I have used this book in preparing and giving talks--both for school and church, for writing papers--both in high school and college, and just for general reference on a wide variety of topics. It has an A to Z listing topics with quotes on the topics contained in 993 pages.Following that there is an Author Index as well as a Subject Index. I own a copy of the 3rd printing of the Pocket Book edition which was printed in J [...]

    3. I actually have two copies of this book---one at home and one in the office. I read from it everyday---in no particular order. I just open the book to a random page and read one quote a day.

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