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Famous Quotes on Morality
By Henry M. Piironen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,180. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Read them, love them, quote them, the often witty, the often cerebral, and sometimes even hilarious quotes of this book. Find the perpetual diamonds of wisdom and truth, while enjoying the rest.
Famous Quotes on Responsibility
By Henry M. Piironen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,570. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Read them, love them, quote them, the often witty, the often cerebral, and sometimes even hilarious quotes of this book. Find the perpetual diamonds of wisdom and truth, while enjoying the rest.
Famous Quotes on Rights
By Henry M. Piironen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,350. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Read them, love them, quote them, the often witty, the often cerebral, and sometimes even hilarious quotes of this book. Find the perpetual diamonds of wisdom and truth, while enjoying the rest.
Famous Quotes on Perfection
By Henry M. Piironen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,500. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Read them, love them, quote them, the often witty, the often cerebral, and sometimes even hilarious quotes of this book. Find the perpetual diamonds of wisdom and truth, while enjoying the rest.
Farewells
By Paul Erland
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,210. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
"Man is the only animal that contemplates death, and also the only animal that shows any doubt of its finality." -- William Ernest Hocking. Everyone thinks about death from time to time, even if no one really expects it to happen to them. In this book you'll find a wide-ranging collection of quotations about death, spoken or written by the famous, the near-famous or the not-so-famous.
Things My Daddy Used To Say
By G. E. Kruckeberg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,970. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Things My Daddy Used To Say is a book of aphorisms and fatherly advice. The fifty-seven categories offer such gems as "A good woman can bring out the best in a man – even when it ain't there," or "No man is an island, but I have met a few that were atolls." The wealth of pithy comments and observations in this book make it worthy of a place on your bookshelf right next to your Bartlett's.
Cynical Soup---Not for the Easily Offended, or the Ridiculously Naive.
By Ernest Kinnie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,280. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Almost 700 quotations through the ages and acorss the world, collected over a lifetime. Not for the easily offended or the ridiculously naive. Many pictures of the authors. The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it. George Bernard Shaw
A Dictionary of Love
By Gil Friedman
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 30,320. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
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NEW EXPANDED EDITION! A Dictionary of Love with 22 more subject categories and over 50 more authors than the first edition. A Dictionary of Love consists of over 650 quotes on love from the profane to the profound arrange alphabetically in 213 subject categories by more than 350 authors, philosophers and celebrities including Kahlil Gibran, Bertrand Russell, Erich Fromm, and Mother Teresa.
1001 First Lines
By Scarlett Archer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,010. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Have you ever wondered which novels contain the most famous opening lines? Or how the writers of Science Fiction compare to those of Romance? Now you can compare for yourself, with 1001 of the best and worst First Lines from fifteen genres. 1001 First Lines is for the writers and the readers of the world, providing inspiration and instruction, with a checklist of titles to tick off as you go.
A Dictionary of English and Romance Languages Equivalent Proverbs
By Teodor Flonta
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 176,580. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
3,246 English proverbs and thousands of equivalents in five national Romance languages: French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and Romanian. The Dictionary is a very useful reference tool for scholars of these languages, for researchers working in various associated fields such as linguistics, literature, folklore, anthropology, psychology, sociology, history, advertising and contemporary media.
Suitable for Hanging
By Lynne Stanshine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,400. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
A unique collection of unusual and rare quotations by a wide variety of talents and celebrities. The quotes within range from insightful to funny, intellectual to raunchy. This book caters to quote-junkies and artists from every walk of life.
A Dictionary of English and French Equivalent Proverbs
By Teodor Flonta
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
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.”
A Dictionary of English and Italian Equivalent Proverbs
By Teodor Flonta
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,510. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
This dictionary assembles 2,513 English proverbs and their Italian equivalents. Equivalent proverbs are those which express the same concept, be it literally, such as “Love is blind” = “L’amore è cieco,” or with completely different words, such as“Every cloud has a silver lining” = “Non tutto il male viene per nuocere.”
A Dictionary of English and Spanish Equivalent Proverbs
By Teodor Flonta
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,800. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
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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."
A Dictionary of English and Romanian Equivalent Proverbs
By Teodor Flonta
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,610. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
This dictionary assembles more than 1450 English proverbs and their Romanian equivalents. Equivalent proverbs are those which express the same concept, be it literally, such as "All that glitters is not gold" = "Nu tot ce sclipeşte e aur", or with completely different words, such as "Every cloud has a silver lining" = "Nici un rău fără bine."
Speaking Phrases Boricua: A Collection of Wisdom and Sayings from Puerto Rico
By Jared Romey
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 34,690. Language: American English. Published: September 12, 2011 by Language Babel. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
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.
They Cooked the Books
By Patrick Edwards
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,120. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
A fascinating historical tour of some of today’s most familiar financial expressions. For instance, “Cooking the books” originated in England when the Earl of Strafford said: “The proof was once clear; however, they have cooked it ever since.” - the Earl was referring to altering ingredients in a recipe - not the “creative accounting” all too common in today’s business world.
The Portable Curmudgeon
By Jon Winokur
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,720. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
More than 1000 outrageously irreverent quotations, anecdotes, and interviews on a vast array of subjects, from an illustrious list of world-class curmudgeons
Written Wisdom: Quotation-Inspired Essays (A Best of SlingWords Collection)
By Joan Reeves
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Do you love a good quotation? Wise or witty words uttered by famous people? When writers use an insightful quotation in a blog post or article, it's like "kicking it up another notch." Written Wisdom, compiled from the best of the quotation-inspired essays, 2005-2010, on SlingWords, a blog by best-selling ebook author Joan Reeves, offers encouragement, wisdom and wit.
Liberty's Quote Book
By Patrick Powers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Finally, a quote book for defenders of liberty everywhere!