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The Impossible Takes Longer: The 1,000 Wisest Things Ever Said by Nobel Prize Laureates

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Witty, incisive observations on such universally meaningful topics as courage and compassion by many of the greatest minds of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.

Since 1901, the Nobel Prize has been the hallmark of genius, but Nobel laureates tend to be more than merely brilliant--their idealism, courage, and concern for humanity have also made them sources of inspira
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Hardcover, 288 pages
Published October 2nd 2007 by Walker & Company
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This is quite possibly one of the most inspiring books I've read in quite a while. It's an excellent collection of strange and wonderful quotes from some of the most interesting people in the world.
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A fun, light reading book of the wisest things said by Nobel Prize Laureates.
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Professor of Education (1970-1998) at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada.

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