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.
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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
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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