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A Dictionary of English and Spanish Equivalent Proverbs by Teodor Flonta
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,800. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish(5.00 from 1 review)
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. Categories: 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. 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.
They Cooked the Books by Patrick Edwards
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,120. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Categories: 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. Categories: 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. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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.
Words of Wellness: A Treasury of Quotations for Well-Being by Joseph Sutton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,310. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Grouped into 120 alphabetized categories, "Words of Wellness" is a collection of over 2,000 highly enlightening, inspiring and often humorous quotations covering 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.
Security Sound Bites: Important Ideas About Security From Smart-Ass, Dumb-Ass, and Kick-Ass Quotations by Roger Johnston
Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 52,760. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security
Security Magazine called this book “fascinating” and “full of thought triggers.” It offers quotes and observations about security that'll make you think and make you laugh. We hear from security experts, but also the likes of Britney Spears and Albert Einstein, B movie dialog through ancient Greek dead guys, John Locke to Dan Quayle. Includes irreverent commentary from the author.
Quotes of Note: Brilliant Thoughts Arranged by Subject by Brogan L. Fullmer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,210. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
1,947 quotes spanning all time from Aristotle to Wilde. Quotes of Note is the perfect source for over 1,900 verified, fully-referenced quotations, famous sayings, maxims, mottoes, and speeches. Fully annotated with: * 143 Diverse Topics * Cross-Referenced Subjects * Complete Table of Contents * Complete Authors Index * Fully-referenced Source Index Every known author & source is carefully cited
This Continent Called Love, Quotations from Nobel Prize Winners by David Pratt
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 Essential Obama: The Finest Speeches of Barack Obama by Aquitaine Media
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.