The Doubleday Christian Quotation CollectionBook - 1998
Who said...' "Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely." "Some ministers would make good martyrs. They are so dry, they would burn well." "To live is to change, and to be perfect is to have changed often." Bringing together over five thousand sayings,The Doubleday Christian Quotation Collectionis an absorbing anthology of wit and wisdom which draws on many of the most influential and inspiring figures of the past two millennia. The body of the book is arranged chronologically, enabling the reader to gain easy access to each figure's most memorable sayings, and to compare their views across the ages. Readers who want to pursue a particular theme can do so by referring to the index of over five hundred subjects, while those who want to look up specific quotations can also turn to the comprehensive index of key words. These indexes, along with the alphabetical listing of authors and sources, makeThe Doubleday Christian Quotation Collectionthe most wide-ranging, informative, and user-friendly anthology of its kind.
Publisher: New York Doubleday 1998
Edition: 1st ed.
Characteristics: 502 p. 24 cm.
Alternative Title: Christian Quotation Collection