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Things My Daddy Used To Say
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,970. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Categories: 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.
A Dictionary of Love - Over 650 quotes on love from the profane to the profound arranged alphabetically
You set the price! Words: 30,310. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
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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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,010. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 176,580. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
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.
The Quote Book
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,390. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: 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
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,780. 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.”
A Dictionary of English and Italian Equivalent Proverbs
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,490. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Italian
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
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,790. 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."
A Dictionary of English and Romanian Equivalent Proverbs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,600. 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
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
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
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)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,270. 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.
Liberty's Quote Book
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Finally, a quote book for defenders of liberty everywhere!
Liberty's Quote Book
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Finally, a quote book for defenders of liberty everywhere!
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.
Security Sound Bites: Important Ideas About Security From Smart-Ass, Dumb-Ass, and Kick-Ass Quotations
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
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
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
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.