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Abounding Grace: An Anthology of Wisdom

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New Insights and Wisdom from the World-Renowned Author of The Road Less Traveled!

For over two decades, Dr. M. Scott Peck has educated and inspired countless people through his life-changing writings on spiritual growth. Now he presents us with a remarkable new series of thought-provoking essays and a personally selected collection of quotations on twelve key virtues that s
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Audio, Abridged, 3 pages
Published October 6th 2000 by Macmillan Audio (first published September 1st 2000)
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Darren Burton
Oct 07, 2012 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Scott peck has put together this anthology of quotes on the virtues of happiness, courage, compassion, purity, perseverance, courtesy, faith, goodness, love, respect, strength, and wisdom. If you have a natural philosophical bent you will find most of the quotes in this 384 page book to be quite profound. If you have no interest in a collection of quotes then don't buy this book. If you do read on and see what you think of this sampling of quotes found in the book:
CHARITY

Posthumous charities are
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Simon
Jul 12, 2013 rated it liked it
In Peck's usual style this book on virtues is thought provoking. It confirms some of our cherished values and challenges us to include others. The introductory sections with anecdotes helps to frame and carry the pith quotes through the book/audio. Having two voices on the audio is helpful.
Dante
Mar 21, 2008 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: People who enjoy quotes
I'm a sucker for quotes -- I have a huge collection saved in Microsoft Office to append to my e-mail signatures. This book is an excellent resource for inspirational quotes, divided into various categories (love, courage, faith, friendship, etc.)
Lynn Jourdan
May 02, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Mostly quotes but a great read.
Dick
Aug 04, 2009 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Excellent and pithy quotes that make you think.
Jennifer
Jul 28, 2011 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This is a GREAT collection of quotes
Jordan Kinsey
Reading a large anthology of quotes like this is kind of like trying to drink from a fire hydrant. That's all I have to say.
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Dr. Peck was born on May 22, 1936 in New York City, the younger of two sons to David Warner Peck, a prominent lawyer and jurist, and his wife Elizabeth Saville. He married Lily Ho in 1959, and they had three children.

Dr. Peck received his B.A. degree magna cum laude from Harvard College in 1958, and his M.D. degree from the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in 1963. From 1963 unti
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