1,911 Best Things Anybody Ever Said

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Fawcett, Columbine, 1988 - Reference - 460 pages
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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."
FORBES Magazine
"You'll love this book and read its lines aloud to helpless friends."
DALLAS MORNING NEWS
 

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I read this over the course of several days as my bedside read. It's a lot of fun, and I'll hold on to it for future reference/enjoyment. A couple of my favorites: Health nuts are going to feel stupid ... Read full review

Contents

Gray hair 11 636
11
Hick 11
72
542
111
Ice 11
151
454
236
The Third and Possibly the Best 637 Best Things Anybody
266
Sources References and Notes
399
Index of Authors 431
430
Index of Subjects and Key Words
445
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453
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Robert Byrne has won numerous tournaments including the National Senior and National Amateur tournaments in three-cushion billiards. Named "best billiard writer" by Billiards Digest, his books and videos on pool have sold nearly a million copies. Inducted into the Billiard Congress of America's Hall of Fame in 2000, he lives in Dubuque, Iowa.

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