The Complete Idiot's Guide to Great Quotes for All Occasions

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Great Quotes for All Occasions

by Elaine Bernstein Partnow
     
 

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Say the right thing at the right time.

This essential reference brings together well-known (and not-so-well-known!) speakers- including those from the Bible, actors, poets, humorists, scientists, and literary and political figures-whose ideas, activism, services, talent, and labor have influenced society. Perfect for speeches for every occasion

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Say the right thing at the right time.

This essential reference brings together well-known (and not-so-well-known!) speakers- including those from the Bible, actors, poets, humorists, scientists, and literary and political figures-whose ideas, activism, services, talent, and labor have influenced society. Perfect for speeches for every occasion, including graduations, weddings, retirement parties, anniversaries, public speaking engagements, and so on.
* Presented in an intuitive, cross-referenced organization
* Includes hilarious anecdotes and a short bio of each author, a brief contextual note for each quote, and an index of keywords to help you find the appropriate words for any occasion quickly

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781440636301
Publisher:
DK
Publication date:
04/01/2008
Series:
COMPLETE IDIOT'S GUIDE
Sold by:
DK
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
256
File size:
870 KB

Meet the Author

Elaine Bernstein Partnow is a well-known public speaker/performance lecturer and the author of many books, including The Quotable Jewish Woman and The Quotable Woman: The First 5,000 Years, which has been in print since 1978. The creator of the Living History Institute, a non-profit organization that brings living history into schools, she is the online editor of "Women of Wisdom" on the award-winning website, feminist.com.

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