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119 Witty Quotes From A to Z
Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2008. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
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Place this attractive PDF e-book with the cleverest quotes from many of the most brilliant minds on your desktop now.
World's Best Food Jokes
Price: Free! Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Essays, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Contains hundreds of the best food gags foraged from the four corners of the Earth. Ranging from curry gags - What’s a chicken tarka? - to celebrity chef jokes - What's the difference between Gordon Ramsay and a cross-country run? - this book will leave you holding your sides more than a dodgy, late-night kebab in Blackpool. 100% belly laughs guaranteed.
This Continent Called Love, Quotations from Nobel Prize Winners
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,520. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2010 by Bev Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
500 quotations on love in all its forms from Nobel Laureates. Combining love with wisdom, it will delight readers of all ages. Perfect for speeches at weddings and anniversaries. Send it to sweethearts, mothers, brides, and even to your favorite cynics.
The Little Book Of Inspirational Quotes About Everything
Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
A free compilation of inspirational and timelessly insightful quotes from individuals ranging from Mae West to Gandhi and influential political figures.
The Elements of Fiction
Price: Free! Words: 130,290. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
It was John Gardner, the legendary teacher of the craft, who said that the elements of fiction, like the words in a language, are finite. Oh, are they? I thought, and set about to verify this by collecting authors’ quotes about them. This task began as a cheat sheet, a short list of those elements I recognized and documented by quotes, but soon took on a life of its own. This is the result.
Twitter Patter - 50 Tweet-ready Proverbs from Around the World
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
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For those those times when a short one-liner is needed, here are 50 Tweet-ready Proverbs from Around the World. The "Twitter Patter" series is a collection of quotes of various subjects, all aimed at fitting within that short 140-character limit. Stop counting characters and share a nugget.
A Dictionary of English and French Equivalent Proverbs
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » French
This dictionary assembles 2,234 English proverbs and their French equivalents. Equivalent proverbs are those which express the same concept literally, such as “Love is blind” = “L’amour est aveugle” or with completely different words, such as “Every cloud has a silver lining” = “Dans toute chose il y a un bon côté.”
Clear Words: Aphorisms
Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
This book is a collection of aphorisms and short sentences - mainly philosophic, sometimes humorous, at times intriguing, and even rhymed ones can be found in the depths. They all serve one ultimate purpose - to make you see more than what is shown on your TV, help you think deeper than a common playboy, aid you to become kinder in heart and deeds and wiser in life.
A Dictionary of English and Spanish Equivalent Proverbs
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,800. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
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This Dictionary assembles 2,201 English proverbs and their Spanish equivalents. Equivalent proverbs are those which express the same concept literally, such as "Love is blind" = "El amor es ciego" or with completely different words, such as "Every cloud has a silver lining" = "No hay mal que por bien no venga."
The Essential Obama: The Finest Speeches of Barack Obama
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,090. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » History » Reference
This collection of the finest, most important, and most moving speeches of President Barack Obama is a wonderful addition to any library of presidential writings, and useful to anyone interested in reading for themselves the well-crafted words of our 44th President. The Essential Obama includes every major speech given by Obama dating back to his 2002 address against the war in Iraq.
The Book of Famous Inspirational Quotes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
What did great philosophers, writers, and politicians have to say about things like life, death and success? Hear their inspiring words in this eBook of famous quotations.
Speaking Phrases Boricua: A Collection of Wisdom and Sayings from Puerto Rico
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 34,690. Language: American English. Published: September 12, 2011 by Language Babel. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
This follow-up to the Puerto Rican Spanish bestseller, Speaking Boricua, collects the unique Puerto Rican sayings that are passed down from generation to generation. Hundreds of them are translated literally into English, explained and, when available, paired with an English equivalent.
Quotes From a Servants Heart
Price: Free! Words: 16,040. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Quotations collected over 30 years of speaking and writing on serving others (plus a few additional bonus stories by the author). The second half of the book contains stories and thoughts collected over many years serving as a special needs camp counselor, Sunday School teacher, Small group leader for children in crisis, and as a family advocate at a crisis shelter
The Quotable Mark Twain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Mark Twain was a great observer of life, and had witty things to say about all corners of life. Collected here are over 100 of Twain's most beloved quotes.
Words for Cards, A Collection: 500 Engaging Quotables for Those Countless Occasions of When You've Got the Right Card But Can't Find the Right Words
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011 by Preneur Marketing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Words for Cards is a collection of 500 engaging quotables for those countless occasions of when you’ve got the right card, but can’t find the right words. This book will help you in finding the right words to personalize your greeting card by giving short quotes, notes, phrases, sentences and paragraphs for every situation.
Thoughts Of Old Man And A Young Woman
Price: Free! Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Tthoughts and observations. Old Man has lived a full life and tried hard to be honest and open-minded. Sometimes he succeeded. He’s not much for political correctness, or the warm, self-righteous comfort of a Noble Cause. Too many Noble Lies. The young woman is a super-smart, foul-mouthed brat and a student at UC Berkeley She says what she thinks and could not care less if that bothers you.
The Wisdom of Science
Price: Free! Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
What is science? What is it not? Why does it work? How does science relate to morality and religion? The Wisdom of Science is a collection of aphorisms and quotations that conveys the beauty and mystery of science as experienced by some of its most successful practitioners.
The Book of Truths
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,790. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012 by Curtis Ink. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Philosophy, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
The Book of Truths is a filtered, made-simple, version from the complexities of philosophy and so much religion for easy comprehension from human existence. These philosophies seek to touch the very bowels of Wit, Love, Death, Hope, Pain and the very Soul, exposing its unchangeable truths and mysteries humans sacrifice lavishly on altar of sheer vanity.
LeBron James In His Own Words: an unofficial quotebook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Drawing from the last 10 years of media coverage of LeBron James, this book of quotations collects over 200 thought-provoking, insightful observations. With more than 100 subjects to choose from, topics range from basketball to life to success. This is the only book compilation of quotes by LeBron James.
Words of Wellness: A Treasury of Quotations for Well-Being
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Grouped into 120 alphabetized categories (from "Achievement" to "Kindness" to "Young and Old"), this collection of more than 2,000 highly enlightening, inspiring and often humorous quotations covers all aspects of health—be it mental, physical, spiritual or emotional health. Let the great minds of the ages stimulate your well-being with their words of wellness.