Apples of Gold : Wings of Silver : Treasures of Silver
by Jo Petty
Inspirational Press, 1998, ISBN 0884862186
A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in pictures of silver. -Proverbs 25:11
This book, a reedition of three previously published collections, contains short sayings of wisdom about numerous virtues we all should strive to attain. The author has gathered a collection containing gems of wisdom, and, although she has brought nothing of her own, she has supplied the thread that ties them together.
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by Vanessa Cross
Andrews McMeel, 1994, ISBN 0836230647
Collected from Africa and the Americas, these proverbs remain as relevant now as they were generations ago.
by Roberto De Vicq De Cumptich (Editor), Pedro Lobo (Photographer)
Harper Collins, 1996, ISBN 0060174196
A tiny book with quotes on the ever-popular topic, illustrated by Pedro Lobo's photographs.
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The Wit and Wisdom of Mark Twain
by Mark Twain, Alex Ayres (Editor), Anne Ayres
New American Library, 1990, ISBN 0452010586
This sparkling anthology of Mark Twain's most trenchant remarks has been culled from his books, speeches, letters and conversations recorded by contemporaries. The sayings are as fresh today as when he first wrote them and represent Twain at his wittiest and best.
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Dictionary of Proverbs and Sayings
by Berta Alicia Chen P.
CMC Publishing, ISBN 9962810000
5,000 proverbs and sayings and their equivalent translations or interpretations in Spanish
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