A Year in Quotes - Book One: A quote a day keeps the therapist away

A Year in Quotes - Book One: A quote a day keeps the therapist away

by Mr. Jerry Appleton

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Overview

The Webster dictionary defines the word 'quote' as: "to speak or write a passage from another person usually with credit acknowledgment."

The brilliant minds and witty spirits of the many centuries have given the world countless special gifts in the form of quotes. The quotes range from inspirational to humorous, from thought-provoking to silly but always memorable. A Year in Quotes - Book One allows us to hear the voices of such people as Confucius, Aristotle, Andy Rooney, Abraham Lincoln, Albert Einstein, Mark Twain, Charles Dickens and Dolly Parton - 366 quotes and 366 mini-biographies.

Please join me for a stroll through the centuries.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780991847822
Publisher: Jerry Appleton
Publication date: 02/22/2013
Pages: 396
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.88(d)

About the Author

Jerry Appleton is a retired Canadian broadcaster having served in both the creative and executive segments of the industry for over four decades. He was part of the original Global Television Network launch team in Canada and worked with Rogers Broadcasting Ltd. Jerry started his career at CHCH-TV (Hamilton, Ontario) where he worked as a studio director involved in such television classics as "Don Messer's Jubilee", "The Hilarious House of Frightenstein" and "Party Game" with Jack Duffy, Dinah Christie and funny-man, Billy Van. Jerry was also the founding-president of Venture Entertainment Group - a Toronto-based production-distribution company.

Over the years, he took on the role of Executive Producer of a number of television projects, including the first years of the popular "SCTV" comedy series, the Jack Silberman/Gillian Darling-produced "Island of Whales" documentary narrated by Mr. Gregory Peck and countless other television projects. He also served as Executive Producer on behalf of Global with Gladys Rackmil on the award-winning Nederlander Productions-Global made-for-tv movie, "A Case of Libel", starring Ed Asner, Daniel J Travanti and Gordon Pinsent. During the early 1980's, Monty Hall convinced Jerry to participate in the Variety Club of America and, with great pride, he executive produced over 20 annual telethons raising countless millions for special children.

Jerry currently shares his time between two homes - Ontario, Canada and Paradise Village near Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.

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