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Source Books
Noteworthy Collections


These are the most noteworthy quote collections used as source material for BioQuotes.
Special thanks to
Jon Winokur. Also, a nod to the Vancouver Public Library.

Quotations for our time — Compiled by Laurence J. Peter

The Fitzhenry & Whiteside BOOK OF QUOTATIONS — Edited by Robert I. Fitzhenry

The Writer’s Quotation Book (3rd Edition) — Edited by James Charlton

Chambers FILM QUOTES — Compiled and edited by Tony Crawley

The Quotable Soul — by Claudia Setzer

The 2,548 Best Things Anybody Ever Said — Chosen and arranged by Robert Byrne

Consuming Passions — by Jonathon Green

The Portable Curmudgeon; Writers on Writing; True Confessions; ZEN TO GO
— Compiled and edited by Jon Winokur

The Reader’s Quotation Book — Edited by Steven Gilbar

The Beacon Book of Quotations by Women — Compiled by Rosalie Maggio

Comedians’ Quote Book — by Merrit Malloy & Marsha Rose

SUNBEAMS: A Book of Quotations — Edited by Sy Safransky

The Guinness Dictionary of Theatrical Quotations — Compiled by Michèle Brown

Simpson’s Contemporary Quotations — Compiled by James B. Simpson

Food For Thought — Compiled and edited by Ian Makay

Colombo’s New Canadian Quotations — by John Robert Colombo

The Book of Positive Quotations — Compiled and arranged by John Cook

Wit — by Des MacHale

Women’s Lip — Edited by Roz Warren

The Executive’s Quotation Book — Edited by James Charlton

Science Fictionisms — Compiled by William Rotsler

THE QUOTABLE WOMAN The First 5000 Years — Compiled and edited by Elaine T. Partnow

The Winning Woman — Edited by Molly Jay

A Gardener’s Bouquet of Quotations; Puss In Books — by Maria Polushkin Robbins

www.wit@wisdom — by Gerd de Ley & David Potter

THE LAST WORD A Treasury of Women’s Quotes — by Carolyn Warner


Books and Web Sites provided additional input.

The Cambridge BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY — Edited by David Crystal

21st Century Dictionary of Quotations — Edited by The Princeton Language Institute

Wikipedia The Free Encyclopedia —

Google The perfect search engine for our times —

Biography The Web’s Best Bios —

BrainyQuote Quotes from people with Today’s Birthday —

Thinkexist Find the famous quotes you need! —