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  • Writing: Selected Quotes And Words Of Wisdom

    INCLUDING: Stephen King, Aldous Huxley, Margaret Atwood, Neil Gaiman, Hermann Hesse, Carl Sagan, Ernest Hemingway, Ray Bradbury, George R.R. Martin, George Orwell And Many More!

    WRITING: SELECTED QUOTES AND WORDS OF WISDOMINCLUDING: Stephen King, Aldous Huxley, Margaret Atwood, Neil Gaiman, Hermann Hesse, Carl Sagan, Ernest Hemingway, Ray Bradbury, George R.R. Martin, George Orwell And Many More!-GOLDEN QUOTES is a collective of passionate individuals that love to appreciate timeless wisdom compiled and compressed into insightful quotes. Our main goal is to infect you ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • The Quoted Life

    by Som Bathla ...
    Are you looking for your regular dose of best inspirational and motivational quotes?Do you want to get inspired to develop a growth mindset, instil confidence and lead a happy and fulfilled life?Then, you simply need to grab:The Quoted Life: 223 Best Inspirational and Motivational Quotes on Success, Mindset, Confidence, Learning, Persistence, Motivation and Happiness.The Book contains life ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Bardisms

    Shakespeare for All Occasions

    “Browse the delightful Bardisms to find a fitting quote for any mood, moment, or occasion. But read it through to learn how to enjoy Shakespeare and bring more of his language into your daily life.” — Jacob Weisberg, Editor of Slate magazine and author of Bushisms“A fantastic reference for anyone who loves Shakespeare!” — Steve MartinFrom renowned Shakespearean director Barry Edelstein comes ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • 365 Quotes to Live Your Life By

    Powerful, Inspiring, & Life-Changing Words of Wisdom to Brighten Up Your Days

    by I. C. Robledo ...
    series Master Your Mind, Revolutionize Your Life Series #9
    Great Quotes that Inspire, Motivate, and Lift You Up!The quotes in this book will help you to improve your life by focusing on 7 Key Thoughts – elaborated upon in the book, 7 Thoughts to Live Your Life By: A Guide to the Happy, Peaceful, & Meaningful Life.These 7 Thoughts encourage you to focus on what you can control, the positive, what you can do, what you have, the present moment, what you need ... Read more

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  • QI: Advanced Banter

    The ultimate compendium of crisp one-liners, knockout jokes, droll asides and universal truths collected over the years by the creators of QI.'You know 'that look' women get when they want sex? Me neither.' Steve Martin; 'You cannot prevent the birds of sorrow from flying over your head, but you can prevent them from nesting in your hair.' Chinese proverb; 'The Beatles are dying in the wrong ... Read more

    $9.89 AUD

  • Brave Enough

    A Mini Instruction Manual for the Soul

    Bold, brave and beautiful, Brave Enough is a gem-like collection of thoughts and aphorisms from Cheryl Strayed, the inspirational author of the bestselling Wild.'Everyone should have at least two copies of Brave Enough: one to keep near the bath, and one to give out, generously, to whoever needs the help.' -- The PoolAcross the world, millions of people have found life and depth in the words of ... Read more

    $8.46 AUD

  • Achieve Your Full Potential: 1800 Inspirational Quotes That Will Change Your Life

    Do you know that know that scientists claim that we only use 10% or less of our brain at any given time? Imagine if we were able to use the whole 100%... Unfortunately, I don't know the secret to unlocking the 90% or so of your brain. However, I do know the secret to changing your life. And that secret is outlined throughout these 1817 quotes. These quotes, arranged in 21 different categories, ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD

  • Holy Cow!

    Doggerel, Catnaps, Scapegoats, Foxtrots, and Horse Feathers—Splendid Animal Words and Phrases

    by Boze Hadleigh ...
    We love animals but insult humans by calling them everything from weasels or pigs to sheep, mice, chickens, sharks, snakes, and bird-brains. Animal epithets, words, and phrases are so widespread we often take them for granted or remain ignorant of the fascinating stories and facts behind them.Spanning the entire animal kingdom, Holy Cow! explains:Why hot dogs are named after canines. Why people ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Preposterous Proverbs: Why fine words butter no parsnips

    by Max Cryer ...
    Proverbs ... weve all grown up with them and we probably repeat them without much thought. Yes, a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush and absence makes the heart grow fonder, but these sayings have almost become clichés and it is the same in every country and culture. Such pearls of wisdom play a key role in the moral guidance of societies everywhere. Sometimes the wisdom is distinctly odd, ... Read more

    $7.25 AUD

  • Abused, Confused, and Misused Words

    A Writer's Guide to Usage, Spelling, Grammar, and Sentence Structure

    by Mary Embree ...
    Have you been putting bullion in your soup? Is incorrect spelling starting to have a negative affect on your term papers? Do you wonder what someone is inferring when they tell you to pick up a dictionary? These are just a few of the commonly misunderstood words discussed and explained in Abused, Confused, and Misused Words, an entertaining and informative look at the ever-changing nature of the ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • 1,001 Words and Phrases You Never Knew You Didn't Know

    Hopperdozer, Hoecake, Ear Trumpet, Dort, and Other Nearly Forgotten Terms and Expressions

    by W. R. Runyan ...
    As times change so do the things we use and what we call them. W.R. Runyan has compiled a fascinating collection of words and phrases that, once common everywhere in America, are little known today. This book is a celebration of our linguistic past that will be a treat from word lovers everywhere. Do you know any of these: Snaffle, Steelie, Gully Washer, Cabriolet, Calk, Hardpan, Carbuncle, Pie ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Wicked Wit of Winston Churchill

    by Enright, Dominique ...
    series The Wicked Wit #3
    This enchanting collection brings together hundreds of his wittiest and wickedest quips as a record of all that was best about this lovable, infuriatingly conceited, wildly funny, and brilliantly talented Englishman. ... Read more

    $8.57 AUD

  • 5,000 Great One Liners

    by Grant Tucker ...
    My mate told me that I just don’t understand irony.Which was ironic because we were at a bus stop at the time.A dyslexic man walks into a bra.An onion just told me a joke.I don’t know whether to laugh or cry.A priest, a rabbi and a blind man walk into a bar and the bartender says, ‘What is this, some kind of joke?’I got chatting to a lumberjack in a pub.He seemed like a decent feller.I’ll never ... Read more

    $10.88 AUD

  • The Smart Words and Wicked Wit of William Shakespeare

    “Better a witty fool, than a foolish wit,” said the world’s greatest and most preeminent English writer of all time, William Shakespeare.Have you ever wanted to quote the most quoted writer in the English language? Deliver the most inventive and debasing Shakespearean insult (“Would thou wert clean enough to spit upon!”)? Recite titillating love poetry like a modern-day Romeo to his (or her) ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • The Sarcasm Handbook

    From the author of the bestselling Snark series comes the premiere guide to satire, sneering, jeering, and mockery in their finest forms. A surviving knight of many a verbal joust, Larry Dorfman has become an expert at backhanded sass and cathartic banter.Featuring life lessons from the master himself, as well as quotes and quips by some of history’s sarcastic greats, The Sarcasm Handbook teaches ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Great Speeches

    Words that Shaped the World

    by John Boyes ...
    Great Speeches collects over forty of the most powerful and stirring addresses delivered in the English language.It captures the significant historical events of the past 400 years in the words of their participants, from those speeches given in times of war and sorrow, such as Winston Churchill's 'This Was Their Finest Hour', to those delivered at moments of hope, such as Barack Obama's election ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD

  • 1,001 Pearls of Spiritual Wisdom

    The most inspirational and thought-provoking ruminations on spirituality.1,001 Pearls of Spiritual Wisdom collects the most comforting and thought-provoking thoughts ever spoken and written. Not bound by any particular religion or ideology, the quotes inside reflect humanity’s most profound thoughts on the body, the soul, and how spirituality has provided us with the power and opportunity to live ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Seize the Moment

    by Ruth Cullen ...
    Just do it! If your ship does not come in, swim to it! It is not whether you get knocked down; it is whether you get back up. These sayings and others grace the pages of this little gem. ... Read more

    $1.48 AUD

  • The Gospel According to John Cleese: Quotes from The Comic Messiah

    by Simon Paige ...
    Best known, of course, for his appearances in the recent AA commercials, it will no doubt come as a surprise to many that John Cleese was previously involved in comedy within a little-known troupe of comedians known as Monty Python, and also wrote and starred in a completely unknown sitcom named Fawlty Towers.Having now reached the dizzy heights of television advertising, Cleese has become a face ... Read more

    $3.86 AUD

  • The Snark Handbook

    A Reference Guide to Verbal Sparring

    The Snark Handbook is back and it’s more uproarious than ever. This revised and expanded edition contains even more snide remarks, witty comebacks, and biting commentary than the bestselling first edition. With dozens of hilarious jokes, plus lists such as Snarky Movie Descriptions,” Money Can’t Buy You Happiness, But it Can Buy…”, and Excuses to Get Out of a Date,” it’s easy to find the perfect ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Wit and Wisdom of Christopher Hitchens: Thoughts of an Outspoken Atheist

    by David Graham ...
    One of the best known atheists ever to have lived, Christopher Hitchens was also renowned as being one of the most articulate debaters of modern times. Until his death in 2011 he was regularly quoted in the media due to his controversial views on religion and politics.A much revered character, Hitchens was always one to stay true to his beliefs. This book brings together some of his finest quotes ... Read more

    $3.86 AUD

  • The Wit & Wisdom of Lee Kuan Yew

    by Lee Kuan Yew ...
    Lee Kuan Yew played the pivotal role in Singapores transition from British Crown Colony to independent developing nation, and on to the economically powerful and diplomatically influential city-state it is today. Throughout  this surprising and at times painful journey, he has proved a charismatic and occasionally controversial leader.Lee is a conviction politician whose speeches are unambiguous, ... Read more

    $11.98 AUD

  • Scottish Miscellany

    Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Scotland the Brave

    series Books of Miscellany
    With Scottish Miscellany, author Jonathan Green lets you revel in the fun and fascinating explanations behind Scottish traditions and folklore, giving you the answers to questions you’ve always had—or never knew you had—and more as he covers all aspects of Scotland. From Scottish culture to the ancient history of the country to modern pastimes, this book has all that and more. Learn why the ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Familiar Quotations, Vintage Edition (Illustrated)

    by Bartlett, John ...
    Vintage, pre-1923, edition of the classic reference work, with 14 illustrations. As explained in the preface: "The object of this work is to show, to some extent, the obligations our language owes to various authors for numerous phrases and familiar quotations which have become "household words." John Bartlett (June 14, 1820 December 3, 1905) was an American writer and publisher whose best known ... Read more

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