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The 1,000 wisest things ever said : wisdom from the Nobel prize winners

Author: David Pratt
Publisher: London : Robson Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'The difficult is what takes a little time; the impossible is what takes a little longer, ' said Fridtj of Nansen, who personally repatriated more than 400,000 prisoners of war after World War I and helped save millions of Russians from starvation. Albert Einstein prudently advised, 'Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts' and Cseslaw Milosz warned, 'In a room where  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Quotations
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Pratt
ISBN: 9781849543989 1849543984
OCLC Number: 794816766
Description: xv, 270 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: One thousand wisest things ever said
Thousand wisest things ever said
Responsibility: David Pratt.

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Wise words down the ages from the world's cleverest men and women.  Read more...

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