1,911 Best Things Anybody Ever Said: Many Amusingly Illuminated by Antique Etchings and Line Cuts
Fawcett, Columbine, 1988 - Reference - 460 pages
From Plato to Groucho, this comprehensive edition features some of the most quotable people who ever lived. They are the famous, infamous, the little-known, and the unknown, inspired enough by life to comment on it, and smart enough to be clever about it.
"Like eating peanuts--once you start it's hard to stop."
"You'll love this book and read its lines aloud to helpless friends."
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Review: 1,911 Best Things Anybody Ever SaidUser Review - Katie Mansfield - Goodreads
I really liked this. Some of the quotes weren't exceptional in any way (or maybe they were too above me for me to understand their earned place in this collection), but others had me literally ... Read full review
Review: 1,911 Best Things Anybody Ever SaidUser Review - Terry - Goodreads
Light, funny, and brief. If you're looking for pith, it is here. Because this is a bind-up of three previous titles, there's no hope of finding anything by subject. But, if you're looking for serendipity, this is the book. Read full review