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Books of quotations available on Amazon

These are a select few of the books available on Amazon for quotations.

 

Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Oxford Dictionary of Quotations 8eThe first edition of the Oxford Dictionary of Quotations was published in 1941 and for over 70 years this bestselling book has remained unrivalled in its coverage of quotations past and present.

The eighth edition is a vast treasury of wit and wisdom spanning the centuries and providing the ultimate answer to the question, 'Who said that?' Find that half-remembered line in a browser's paradise of over 20,000 quotations, comprehensively indexed for ready reference.


Life Changing Quotes

Life Changing QuotesOver the past two decades the author of this book by, Barry Phillips, has managed 'Knowledge is King' - a family-owned business supplying personal development, motivational and training books and CDs to over a million customers worldwide through mail order and at numerous live events in the UK.

Through his personal journey, meetings and talking to some of the world's top speakers and trainers, he has collected hundreds of 'Life Changing Quotes' that have inspired both him and thousands of others to become inspired and to embrace change in their lives.


The Funniest Thing You Never Said:
The Ultimate Collection of Humorous Quotations

The Funniest Thing You Never SaidWhether for the loo or bedside entertainment or as a work of r eference or self-improvement The Funniest Thing You Never Said is the biggest and best humorous quotation book there is - a complete one-stop shop of witty one liners.

Quotations are ordered not by A-Z, but by thematic categories: love; business; religion; celebrity, you name it, every category is covered.

 


Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations

Oxford Dictionary of Humorous QuotationsWriter, broadcaster, and wit Gyles Brandreth has completely revised Ned Sherrin's classic collection of wisecracks, one-liners, and anecdotes.

With over 1,000 new quotations from all media, it's easy to find hilarious quotes on subjects ranging from Argument to Diets, from Computers to The Weather.

Add sparkle to your speeches and presentations, or just enjoy a good laugh in company with Oscar Wilde, Mark Twain, Joan Rivers, Kathy Lette, Frankie Boyle, and friends.


A Matter of Life and Death: A History of Football in 100 Quotations

A Matter of Life and Death: A History of Football in 100 QuotationsExploring themes as diverse as the language of football, the role of the media, the role of money, and the careers of gilded geniuses from Pele to Ronaldo and maverick managers from Clough to Mourinho, and generously sprinkled with anecdotes and fantastic photographs.


Immortal Words: History's Most Memorable Quotations and the Stories Behind Them

Immortal Words: History's Most Memorable Quotations and the Stories Behind ThemImmortal Words is an anthology of history's most memorable, uplifting or thought-provoking quotations from all ages and nations.

The texts are drawn not only from the works and words of great writers, thinkers and orators, but also from less well-known sources such as gravestones, book dedications, speeches and political manifestos, letters and diaries, inscriptions and chance remarks.

Each of the 370 quotations is accompanied by an extended annotation that tells the story of the speaker or explains the circumstances that gave rise to the quotation.