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The Macmillan book of proverbs, maxims, and famous phrases

The Macmillan book of proverbs, maxims, and famous phrases

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Proverbs,
  • Maxims,
  • Quotations

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Burton E. Stevenson.
    ContributionsStevenson, Burton Egbert, 1872-1962,
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2957 p.
    Number of Pages2957
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23759589M

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    The dog eventually learned to follow the original scent rather than the stronger scent. A variation of this story is given, without mention of its use in training, in The Macmillan Book of Proverbs, Maxims, and Famous Phrases (), with the earliest use cited being from W. F. Butler's Life of Napier, published in NUMBER: AUTHOR: Oliver Hazard Perry (–) QUOTATION: Don’t give up the ship. ATTRIBUTION: Although this quotation has been attributed to several historical figures, the only documented source is the blue battle-flag inscribed with these words ordered and used by Oliver Hazard Perry as a signal during the battle of Lake Erie, Septem

    Quotation dictionaries by subject may be useful for finding relevant quotes to enliven a speech or writing. Some people simply read quotation books for inspiration or amusement. The Macmillan Book of Proverbs, Maxims, and Famous Phrases by Burton Egbert Stevenson. Call Number: PNS8 Published/Created: [, c]. Someone once said, “Thou, O God, [doth give us] all good things at the price of labor.” (David Hume, Human News; as cited in The Macmillan Book of Proverbs, Maxims, and Famous Phrases, sel. Burton Stevenson, New York: The Macmillan Co., ], p. ).


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Book by Burton E. Stevenson, / The MacMillan Book of Proverbs, Maxims, and Famous Phrases (formerly entitled, The Home Book of Proverbs, Maxims, and Famous Phrases) published by the MacMillan Company, New York This book is an alphabetical sequence of words, then each word has been researched as to its use in Proverbs, maxims and famous Cited by: out of 5 stars Macmillan Book of Proverbs, Maxims & Famous Phrases Reviewed in the United States on Decem As a book collector, an unexpected benefit of this book is its value as a topical bibliography for early printed books in English, from /5(3).

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Topics C-DAC Collection. Dictionary of Quotations, The Yale Book of Quotations and The Macmillan Book of Proverbs, Maxims, and Famous Phrases are considered among the most reliable C. Hassell Bullock ( words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article. List of Proverbs or Maxims A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.

A chain is only as strong as its weakest link. A fool and his money are soon parted. A friend in need is a friend indeed. A good beginning makes a good ending. A man is known by the company he keeps. A man's home is his castle.

A man's reach should exceed his grasp. Get this from a library. The Macmillan book of proverbs, maxims, and famous phrases. [Burton Egbert Stevenson] -- Sayings which range from the Greeks and Hebrews of and B.C. down to the present.

: The Macmillan book of Proverbs, Maxims, and Famous Phrases: This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. With usual stamps and markings, In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. No dust jacket. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the Price: $ Click to read more about The Macmillan Book of Proverbs, Maxims, and Famous Phrases by Burton Stevenson.

LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(1). Maxims, Proverbs and Sayings synonyms, Maxims, Proverbs and Sayings pronunciation, Maxims, Proverbs and Sayings translation, English dictionary definition of Maxims, Proverbs and Sayings. Browsing through a book of proverb it’s like taking a turn in a garden full of roses and fruit, where the bushes speak to you; and I come back.

But in the Macmillan Book of Proverbs, Maxims and Famous Phrases, the quotations sleuth Burton Stevenson exploded that myth, attributing the saying to. The Macmillan Book Of Proverbs, Maxims, And Famous Phrases, Selected and Arranged by Burton Stevenson, Topic: War, Quote PageThe Macmillan Company, New York.

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Uniform Title Home book of proverbs, maxims, and familiar phrases Imprint New York, Macmillan [, c] Physical description viii, p. 25 cm. Listed in the 'Macmillan (Home) Book of Proverbs, Maxims and Familiar Phrases' by Burton Stevenson and in the 'Dictionary of American Proverbs' by Wolfgang Mieder et al." From "Random House Dictionary of Popular Proverbs and Sayings" by Gregory Y.

Titelman (Random House, New York, ). - Frank McKinney Hubbard como citado in: The Macmillan Book of Proverbs, Maxims, and Famous Phrases, parte 1 - páginaBurton Egbert Stevenson - Macmillan, - páginas "A riqueza é para ser gasta, assim como a comida para ser consumida".

- The only use of wealth is to spend it, just as the only use of food js to consume it. The Home book of proverbs, maxims and familiar phrases. New York: Macmillan.

MLA Citation. Stevenson, Burton Egbert. The Home book of proverbs, maxims and familiar phrases / selected and arranged by Burton Stevenson Macmillan New York Australian/Harvard Citation.

Stevenson, Burton Egbert. 19 Awesome Quotes from the Book of Proverbs Update on December 2, by Pastor Jack Wellman King Solomon, the wisest man who ever lived, wrote many wise sayings and instructions for living – we call this collection the Book of Proverbs in the Bible.According to Burton Stevenson’s standard reference book The MacMillan Book of Proverbs, Maxims, and Famous Phrases, “It’s Greek to me” predates Shakespeare as a common proverbial phrase for “I don’t understand it” in both English and French, and seems to derive from medieval Latin, where the phrase “it is Greek, and cannot.