The Hip Pocket Guide to Offbeat Wisdom
“The Hip Pocket Guide to Offbeat Wisdom” is an anthology of succinct and profound quotations ranging from Popeye to Picasso, from Johnny Rotten to Jesus. The quotes have been chosen and arranged very deliberately to best play off, amplify, and inform each other. The quotes in this collection may or may not reflect the author’s temperament, with its eastern influenced mysti...more
Paperback, 250 pages
Published January 30th 2008 by Lulu
(first published April 25th 2006)
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OK, glad to see my book on this app. What can I say? This was a two decade labor of love in which I collected over 2,500 intriguing quotes and very deliberately arranged them to best amplify, inform and play off one another. Never seen a quote book concepted to this degree where it reads more as a narrative than a reference book. Don't just take my word for it, Tom Robbins said my quote collection is "like a chest full of jewels, only more valuable" and Nicholson Baker said it is "humor, truth,...more