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Bartlett's Words to Live By: Advice and Inspiration for Everyday Life

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For 150 years people have looked to Bartlett's Familiar Quotations for wisdom, inspiration, and pure fun. Here now is an elegant new collection of the best advice ever given, inspiring words from the world's wisest men and women. "There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval." -George Santayana Readers will be delighted by insights that span almost five ...more
Hardcover, 288 pages
Published May 4th 2006 by Little, Brown and Company
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Terry
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Authoritative and accessible. These selections from the full collection are focused as advertised. It is just what it claims to be. The Kurt Vonnegut intro is great.
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A fantastic quote book that is only enhanced by an even better foreward by Kurt Vonnegut. A must-have.
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Recommends it for: Everyone, Students, Teachers, Parents
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GREAT quote resource!! Love this book... don't go anywhere without it!
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(June 14, 1820 – December 3, 1905). "Father a descendant of the pilgrim ship Mayflower. A very bright boy, he was reading at age three and had read the entire Bible by nine. He finished school at age sixteen and went to Cambridge, Massachusetts, where he worked for the University Bookstore that served Harvard. By age twenty-nine he owned the store. Known for his memory for quotations and trivia, " ...more
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