Bartlett's Bible Quotations

Author: John Bartlett

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 0316086673

Category: Reference

Page: 240

View: 7936

From the quote aficionado to the historical researcher, fans of Bartlett's will be thrilled to see BARTLETT'S BIBLE QUOTATIONS. Assembled in a new format to delight both researchers and casual readers, BARTLETT'S BIBLE QUOTATIONS is an essential collection of Bible quotes pulled from the prestigious BARTLETT'S FAMILIAR QUOTATIONS. It is both a valuable reference tool and an eminent collection to be browsed through for pleasure. The quotes are organised simply and elegantly, from Genesis to Revelations, and include Psalms, Proverbs, and the Apocrypha. Bartlett's highlights the essential passages of the beloved text (originally from the King James Version), from the educational to the ethical, from stern to stirring, creating a view of the Bible unlike any other.

Complete Book of Bible Quotations

Author: Mark Levine,Eugene Rachlis

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 067167692X

Category: Religion

Page: 592

View: 8996

Collects inspirational quotations from the King James Version of the Bible, combining both famous and lesser-known quotes that are arranged by subject categories.

The Complete Book of Bible Quotations from the Old Testament

Author: Mark Levine,Eugene Rachlis

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 0671537962

Category: Education

Page: 375

View: 8320

Collects more than four thousand inspirational quotations from the King James Version of the Old Testament, combining both famous and lesser-known quotes that are arranged by subject categories. Original.

Bartlett's Familiar Quotations

Author: John Bartlett

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 031625018X

Category: Reference

Page: 1504

View: 5613

More than 150 years after its original publication, BARTLETT'S FAMILIAR QUOTATIONS has been completely revised and updated for its eighteenth edition. BARTLETT'S showcases a sweeping survey of world history, from the times of ancient Egyptians to present day. New authors include Warren Buffett, the Dalai Lama, Bill Gates, David Foster Wallace, Emily Post, Steve Jobs, Jimi Hendrix, Paul Krugman, Hunter S. Thompson, Jon Stewart, Elizabeth Kubler-Ross, Barack Obama, Che Guevara, Randy Pausch, Desmond Tutu, Julia Child, Fran Leibowitz, Harper Lee, Nassim Nicholas Taleb, Patti Smith, William F. Buckley, and Robert F. Kennedy. In the classic BARTLETT'S tradition, the book offers readers and scholars alike a vast, stunning representation of those words that have influenced and molded our language and culture.

Bartlett's Words to Live By

Advice and Inspiration for Everyday Life

Author: John Bartlett

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 031608669X

Category: Reference

Page: 288

View: 7743

For 150 years people have looked to Bartlett's Familiar Quotations for wisdom, inspiration, and pure fun. Here now is an elegant new collection of the best advice ever given, inspiring words from the world's wisest men and women. "There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval." -George Santayana Readers will be delighted by insights that span almost five thousand years of human history, from ancient Egypt to the modern day, capturing the differences-and the similarities-of human thought over time. "Truth is great and its effectiveness endures." -Ptahhotpe From such varied sources as the Bible, Jane Austen, and John F. Kennedy, everyone is sure to find a gem. "Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee." -Muhammad Ali With its thoughtful and entertaining selection of quotes, Bartlett's Words to Live By is an enlightening gift for the graduate or the student of life and a splendid addition to the reference shelf. "In my end is my beginning." -Mary, Queen of Scots "Bartlett's Familiar Quotations is an admirable work, and I studied it intently." -Sir Winston Churchill In 1855, Massachusetts bookseller John Bartlett self-published a small collection of prose and verse quotations. Since then, his volume has been continuously expanded and published to reflect the ever-changing cultural climate. Bartlett's Familiar Quotations remains the most authoritative, thought-provoking, and entertaining book of quotations available.

Familiar Quotations

A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced to Their Sources in Ancient and Modern Literature

Author: John Bartlett

Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown

ISBN: N.A

Category: Quotations, English

Page: 1405

View: 7969

This 16th edition of the book, first published in 1855, has been expanded to include more than 20,000 quotations and more than 340 new authors both historical and contemporary - from Russell Baker, The Doors, Elvis, Nadine Gordimer, Stephen Hawking, Primo Levi, Norman Mailer, Salman Rushdie, the Talmud, Alice Walker and Elie Wiesel. This edition has been revised and edited by Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Justin Kaplan.

Bartlett's Familiar Black Quotations

5,000 Years of Literature, Lyrics, Poems, Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs from Voices Around the World

Author: N.A

Publisher: Little, Brown

ISBN: 0316250686

Category: Reference

Page: 832

View: 7507

A comprehensive, all-new collection bringing together the most thoughtful, inspiring, and wisest voices from the Black diaspora across history. BARTLETT'S FAMILIAR BLACK QUOTATIONS paints a rich canvas of Black history through time. Five thousand quotes are culled from the time of Ancient Egypt through American slavery, Jim Crow, the Civil Rights Era, Apartheid, to the present day. With a foreword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and passages from authors, artists, scientists, philosophers, theologians, activists, politicians, and many others, BARTLETT'S FAMILIAR BLACK QUOTATIONS will appeal not only to quote aficionados and researchers, but also to history buffs. Aesop's Fables and the Holy Bible are in the same company as Nelson Mandela and President Obama; Maya Angelou and Toni Morrison; Bob Marley and Jay-Z. A wonderful reference tool and gift, BARTLETT'S FAMILIAR BLACK QUOTATIONS is sure to follow in the footsteps of Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, becoming a beloved authority.

Die Bibel

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783893970414

Category:

Page: 1353

View: 3920

Eine volkstümliche, gut verständliche Bibel, wie es um die vorige Jahrhundertwende die Luther Bibel 1912 war. Vom Urtext her reicht sie, wo es nötig ist, an die Genauigkeit der Elberfelder Bibel und verliert trotzdem nicht ihre seelsorgerliche Sprache. Die Bibel wird sich - je nach Ausgabe - sowohl als missionarische Bibel, als auch als Studienbibel hervorragend eignen. Zahlreiche Erklärungen biblischer Wörter in Fußnoten sowie ein ausführlicher Anhang mit Sach- und Worterklärungen, Übersichtstabellen und Karten bieten Hilfen für den Bibelleser.

Die Bibel für Dummies

Author: Jeffrey Geoghegan

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 352769238X

Category: Religion

Page: 422

View: 3152

Die Bibel verstehen, von Alpha bis Omega Worum geht es in der Bibel? Wer hat das Buch der Bücher geschrieben? Und stimmt das, was darin steht? Warum ist das Alte Testament so schwer verständlich? Wie unterscheiden sich die jüdische und die christliche Bibel? Wie sehen andere Religionen die Heilige Schrift der Christen? Antworten auf all diese und viele andere Fragen finden Sie in diesem leicht verständlichen Buch. Jeffrey Geoghegan und Michael Homan nehmen Sie mit auf die spannende Reise in das Alte und Neue Testament, ergründen deren Einfluss auf Kunst und Kultur und lassen so die Heilige Schrift lebendig werden.

School prayers

Hearings before the Committee on the Judiciary. House of Representatives, Eighty-eighth Congress, second session, on proposed amendments to the Constitution relating to prayers and Bible reading in the public schools ...

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Religion in the public schools

Page: 2774

View: 2584

Hearings

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: N.A

View: 8134

Handorakel und Kunst der Weltklugheit

Author: Baltasar Gracián

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN: 3843099723

Category: Philosophy

Page: 132

View: 8130

Baltasar Gracián: Handorakel und Kunst der Weltklugheit Erstdruck: Oráculo manual y arte de prudencia, 1647. Vollständige Neuausgabe. Herausgegeben von Karl-Maria Guth. Berlin 2016. Umschlaggestaltung von Thomas Schultz-Overhage. Gesetzt aus Minion Pro, 11 pt.

School Prayers

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: N.A

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Hocus Pocus

Author: Kurt Vonnegut

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781440673252

Category: Fiction

Page: 336

View: 8446

From the author of Timequake, this "irresistible" novel (Cleveland Plain Dealer) tells the story of Eugene Debs Hartke-Vietnam veteran, jazz pianist, college professor, and prognosticator of the apocalypse. It's "Vonnegut's best novel in years-funny and prophetic...something special." (The Nation)