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Believe in yourself, you are amazing
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This inspirational little book is bursting with witty and positive quotes and uplifting statements, perfect for helping you see yourself as the amazin...
Quotable wisdom
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Experience the powerful oratory of the USA's 44th president! Obama's skill at expressing deep empathy and thoughtful idealism made him a bestselling a...

The treasury of quotes
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This collection gathers together over 365 quotes on 60 topics from Jim Rohn's personal journals, seminars, and books. These insightful and thought-provoking quotations reflect over 37 years of the author's experience in business, sharing ideas, and affecting lives.
You had better make some noise
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A timeless collection of quotations by visionaries who have been catalysts for change - through the ages and across the globeYou Had Better Make Some ...

I wish I'd said that
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With over a thousand sparkling quotes and quips chosen by broadcaster Ned Sherrin, editor of the Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations, I Wish I'd ...
The little book of coffee
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There are more ways to enjoy your java than there are coffee beans on the tree, so whether you like your coffee topped with artisan foam or black a...

I love you
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Brimming with romantic quotes and heartfelt statements, this is the perfect small gift for Valentine's Day. Show your favourite person how you feel wi...
Life is a journey, not a destination
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'Live each day as if your life had just begun.' Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Whether you are finding your feet or you've started a new chapter in life...

Dad's wit and wisdom
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When your precious offspring have hijacked the car and there's a hole in your wallet the size of the Grand Canyon, kick back and relax with this hilar...
The wicked wit of Oscar Wilde
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A celebration of the virtuoso of well-turned phrases and the master of the studied insult with this collection of his most acerbic quips.No playwright...

She said
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She Said is a wonderful celebration of the wit and wisdom of women through the ages.In it you'll find writers, artists, politicians, actors, musicians...
It's always wine o'clock
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'A bottle of wine contains more philosophy than all the books in the world.' Louis Pasteur Pinot, Chardonnay, Merlot, Riesling. There are so many d...

Mum's wit and wisdom
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When the little angels are driving you crazy and you're one minivan away from being a personal taxi service, these wonderful quips and quotes will hel...
What would Nietzsche do?
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What Would Nietzsche Do? uses the key ideas of more than 80 philosophical thinkers, past and present, to shine new light onto today's everyday proble...

The wicked wit of Winston Churchill
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Sir Winston Churchill remains a British hero, lauded for his oratorical skill. He wrote histories, biographies, memoirs, and even a novel, while his j...
Keep calm you're only 70
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TIMELY ADVICE FOR A MILESTONE BIRTHDAY. So what if you re turning 70; after all, with age comes wisdom and more excuses to woop loudly as you crui...

Inspiration
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Immerse yourself in the words of the world's best writers, leaders and thinkers with this beautiful book of motivational words and quotes. Inspire ...
Keep calm you're only 18
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'At 18, everything is possible and tomorrow looks friendly.' Jim Bishop TIMELY ADVICE FOR A MILESTONE BIRTHDAY So what if you're now officially...

Wisdom
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Immerse yourself in the words of the world's best writers, leaders and thinkers with this beautiful book of motivational words and quotes. Inspire ...
1001 quotations to inspire you before you die
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From the bestselling 1001 series, comes a collection of 1001 quotations from numerous brilliant minds of the Ancient World through to the present day....

Oxford dictionary of humorous quotations
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Writer, broadcaster, and wit Gyles Brandreth has completely revised Ned Sherrin's classic collection of wisecracks, one-liners, and anecdotes. With ov...
Pocket Frida Kahlo wisdom
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Frida Kahlo is undoubtedly one of the most innovative and influential painters of the 20th century and is widely considered a style icon thanks to her...

Joan Miró
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In 1958, artist Joan Miró and critic Yvon Taillandier sat down for an in-depth discussion on Miró's life and work. Their conversation, one of the mo...
Rocket man
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Elon Musk, the South African?born entrepreneur who made his first fortune with Internet companies such as PayPal, has risen to global prominence as th...

You're a star
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Some people shine especially bright in our lives. Say thank you to them with this sparkling constellation of uplifting quotes and grateful statements....
All that glisters ...
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Quotations - or snippets from them - are commonly used in everyday speech, most often without the speaker knowing where they came from. From words of ...

Beautifully said
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Beautifully Said is a female-forward collection of 21 themed chapters of quotes from strong, successful, intelligent women. Perfect for hand lettering...
Don't grow up (it's a trap)
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Adulthood, back off! Adulthood, back off! There's the 'right' way to live life (boring) and then there's the fun way. This collection of carefree qu...

You are my sunshine
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Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves. -J. M. BarrieFriends are to be cherished, and this sunny little bo...
Words from the garden
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This beautiful collection of poetry and prose through the seasons rhapsodises on the spectacle of colour and everything green and flourishing in the g...

5 a day to keep you joyful
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Everyone knows it's good to eat five portions of fruit and vegetables a day to keep your body in tip-top condition, but what about a five-a-day for yo...
Shakespeare on Love
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An exquisite collection of Shakespeare's most beautiful and profound sayings on love.An exquisite collection of Shakespeare's most beautiful and profo...

London in quotations
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'When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford,' said Samuel Johnson in 1777. Since then the cap...
She believed she could so she did
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Inside every girl is a diamond core of strength that helps them achieve anything they put their mind to. Tap into your magic with this beautiful co...

Concise Oxford dictionary of quotations
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Based on the highly acclaimed seventh edition of the Oxford Dictionary of Quotations, this new edition maintains its extensive coverage of literary an...
The funniest thing you never said
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Whether for the loo or bedside entertainment or as a work of reference or self-improvement The Funniest Thing You Never Said is the biggest and best h...

Collins little book of Shakespeare
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A carefully-selected collection of themed quotations to honour Shakespeare's legacy to the world on the 400th anniversary of the death of the most fam...
 Every day a word surprises me  & other quotes by writers
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Advice, strong opinions, and personal revelations by the world's greatest writers - exclusively researched for this new book Featuring the most inspir...

All will be well
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'Strength is granted to us all when we are needed to serve great causes''Sometimes when Fortune scowls most spitefully, she is preparing her most dazz...
Brewer's famous quotations
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It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations' - Winston ChurchillQuotations can offer us a glimpse into the past in a few brie...

Speaking in tongues
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Ever feel like you are pedalling in the choucroute? Been caught with your beard in the mailbox again? Or maybe you just wish everyone would stop ironi...
Trumped
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DONALD J. TRUMP is a force of nature . and that's only his hair! The selfmade billionaire, reality TV star, GOP candidate and US presidential hopeful,...

The gardener says
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The Gardener Says invites readers to a festive garden party where guests ranging from Gertrude Jekyll and Henry David Thoreau, to Michelle Obama and M...
Shit happens so get over it
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lt;p>'Some days you're the bug. Some days you're the windshield.' Price Cobb GOOD ADVICE FOR BAD TIMES. So what if you've just wrapped your new ca...

 -- Before the devil knows you're dead
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The Irish had blessings, toasts and curses for every occasion: hearing the news of a death or marriage, consoling neighbours in sorrow or sharing thei...
Keep calm you're only 40
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TIMELY ADVICE FOR A MILESTONE BIRTHDAY. So what if you're turning 40; after all, with age comes wisdom and more excuses to slow down and polish your s...

Words to ride by
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Notable luminaries throughout history have been inspired and humbled by the simple joy of riding a bicycle. For centuries, this powerful connection be...
You got this
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Nothing is impossible. The word itself says 'I'm possible'! -Audrey HepburnFaced with a stressful situation? Not a problem. Got a goal to reach? No ...

Oxford in quotations
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Since its humble beginnings as a ford for oxen across the river Thames in the tenth century, Oxford has been an inspiration to generations of writers ...
The quotable Oscar Wilde
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I must die as I lived, beyond my means. Arguably the most quoted man in history, and certainly in his day, this enormous miniature collection is fil...