The Pocket Book Of Quotations by Henry Davidoff

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"Speech is Civilization itself..."
The word, even the most contradictory word, preserves contact-it is silence which isolates."

brings together thousands of the thoughts that have changed the hearts and minds of mankind, advancing civilization, progress, even the course of love.

Lines from great speeches, poems, plays, songs, and novels are included. Every quotation is listed under alphabetically arranged subject headings. There is a complete Author Index, and the Table of Contents gives every subject and heading.

This essential reference volume will famillliarize you with famous sayings and their authors. Now you can quote accurately and quickly by using this this compact, comprehensive collection.


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English Edition, Paperback

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