Quotable Quotes(Enhanced Edition): Wit and Wisdom from the Greatest Minds of Our Time [NOOK Book]

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A thorough revision and update of the best-selling Reader’s Digest original Quotable Quotes will bring this timeless classic into the 21st century. The new collection will feature words of wisdom, wry witticisms, provocative opinions, and inspiring reflections from history's greatest figures, such as Benjamin Franklin, William Shakespeare, Socrates, Abraham Lincoln and scores more. It will also contain the best quips and quotes from modern celebrities like Colin Powell, Garrison Keillor, John Stewart, Steve Jobs,...
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Quotable Quotes(Enhanced Edition): Wit and Wisdom from the Greatest Minds of Our Time

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Overview

A thorough revision and update of the best-selling Reader’s Digest original Quotable Quotes will bring this timeless classic into the 21st century. The new collection will feature words of wisdom, wry witticisms, provocative opinions, and inspiring reflections from history's greatest figures, such as Benjamin Franklin, William Shakespeare, Socrates, Abraham Lincoln and scores more. It will also contain the best quips and quotes from modern celebrities like Colin Powell, Garrison Keillor, John Stewart, Steve Jobs, J.K. Rowling, Stephen King, Conan O'Brien, Jerry Seinfeld, Barack and Michele Obama, Lady Gaga, and well beyond.

Sometimes all it takes is a poignant observation to turn our entire outlook on a topic, or even life itself, upside down. Whether readers are looking to polish a speech, get a quick laugh, or be inspired by the wisdom of the world's greatest minds, Quotable Quotes will provide them with unique insights and revelatory perceptions. With this up-to-date yet timeless edition, this book will have relevance for all readers, old and young, on subjects that range from life to the universe and everything in between: family, friends, work, death, taxes, religion, the modern world, literature, pop culture, and more.

"Our belief was that if we kept putting great products in front of customers, they would continue to open their wallets" --Steve Jobs

"The world is more malleable than you think, and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape." --Bono
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781621450184
  • Publisher: Reader's Digest Association, Incorporated, The
  • Publication date: 12/27/2012
  • Sold by: SIMON & SCHUSTER
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: No Edition
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 339,590
  • File size: 5 MB

Meet the Author

RDA is a global media and direct marketing company that educates, entertains and connects more than 130 million consumers around the world with products and services from trusted brands. With offices in 43 countries, the company reaches customers in 78 countries, publishes 91 magazines, including 50 editions of Reader's Digest, the world's largest-circulation magazine, operates 78 branded websites and sells 40 million books, music and video products across the world each year. Further information about the company can be found at www.rda.com.
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Table of Contents

Introduction 6

Making It 8

America The Beautiful 36

Age & Beauty 62

Love & Marriage 88

Friends & Family 114

The Good Life 140

Life is Hilarious 166

Wisest Words 190

Index 218

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