Wit of the Nation: Quips and Quotes for Every Occasion

Wit of the Nation: Quips and Quotes for Every Occasion

by Richard Benson
     
 
Marriage is a very good thing, but I think it is a mistake to make a habit out of it'
W. Somerset Maugham

'Murder is always a mistake. One should never do anything that one cannot talk about after dinner'
Oscar Wilde

'It is better to be quotable than to be honest'
Tom Stoppard

Britain has long been littered with wicked wordsmiths of the

Overview

Marriage is a very good thing, but I think it is a mistake to make a habit out of it'
W. Somerset Maugham

'Murder is always a mistake. One should never do anything that one cannot talk about after dinner'
Oscar Wilde

'It is better to be quotable than to be honest'
Tom Stoppard

Britain has long been littered with wicked wordsmiths of the highest calibre and what better way to celebrate all that makes Blighty brilliant than with this bumper book of witty one-liners?

With quips, quotes and insults from classic favourites William Shakespeare and Winston Churchill to modern masters Stephen Fry and Eddie Izzard, this delightful book will ensure you're never at a loss for the perfect witticism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940000210796
Publisher:
Summersdale Publishers Ltd
Publication date:
09/09/2009
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
3 MB

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