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Quotations of Wit and Wisdom

Quotations of Wit and Wisdom

by John W. Gardner, Francesca Gardner Reese
     
 

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An amusing collection of wise sayings from ancient times to the present day.
This and hundreds of other instructive and entertaining observations are collected in this lively little volume, a perennial backlist favorite.

Overview

An amusing collection of wise sayings from ancient times to the present day.
This and hundreds of other instructive and entertaining observations are collected in this lively little volume, a perennial backlist favorite.

Editorial Reviews

Norman Cousins - Saturday Review of Literature
“Witticisms, aphorisms, and philosophical quips on the human situation [that are] wry and sometimes sardonic. . . . An irreverent collection with a needle for every conceivable balloon.”

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393314465
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
07/28/1996
Pages:
264
Sales rank:
1,191,739
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

A noted social commentator, John W. Gardner was a former cabinet secretary and the founder of Common Cause.

A noted social commentator, John W. Gardner was a former cabinet secretary and the founder of Common Cause.

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