Filled with the wit of Winston Churchill, the insight of Aristotle, and the genius of George Carlin, this pocket-size companion is a thinking man's arsenal of quotes, quips, and comebacks. Quotes Every Man Should Know offers in-depth investigations into "who said what," counterquotes for common clichés, and tips for citing sayings without sounding stupid. Never be at a loss for words again!
Table of Contents
Wisdom of the Ages 13 Power is a near neighbor to necessity.
Inspiration and Action 37 If there is no struggle, there is no progress.
Politics 49 Man is by nature a political animal.
Humor 61 If your enemy is laughing, how can he bludgeonyou to death?
Women 73 A lady is one who never shows her underwearunintentionally.
They Never Said That 83 The definition of “insanity” . . .
Reviving Clichéd Quotes 95 The road to hell is paved with good intentions
Quote vs. Counterquote 109 Turnabout is fair play.
Quotations About Quotations 123 I hate quotations.
Epigraphs 133 Donuts—is there anything they can’t do?
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