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The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations by Subject (Oxford Paperback Reference)

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Oxford Quotations by Subject is a collection of over 7,000 quotations, arranged thematically for easy look-up. Covering an enormous range of nearly 600 themes, there is every subject you can think of, from the more traditional topics of Courage or Parliament, to topical themes such as The Internet or Genetic Engineering. The quotations that stand together in each ...more
Paperback, 608 pages
Published September 9th 2004 by Oxford University Press, USA
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Edlira Dibrani
Aug 30, 2016 Edlira Dibrani rated it it was amazing
A wonderful book with an amazing collection of the most influent quotes that have ever been said by great personalities.

Here are some of my favourite ones.

"It is better to be a HAS BEEN than a NEVER WAS." Cecil Parkinson

"Never explain-your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe you anyway." Elbert Hubbard

"I suppose art is the only thing that can go on mattering once it has stopped hurting." Elizabeth Bowen

"We all know that ART is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize tr
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