This collection of 101 quotes on the subject of cricket brings together comments from players, spectators and commentators. It highlights the humour within the sport and the way innocent comments can... More > easily have another meaning!< Less
This collection of quotes on the subject of dogs brings together comments from the likes of writers such as Ambrose Bierce and Franklin P. Jones to dog trainers such as Barbara Woodhouse. Man’s... More > love of dogs and dogs’ deserving, devoted nature shines through.< Less
This collection of quotes on the subject of The Olympics contains inspiring comments from medal-winners to organisers of the Games. It highlights the perseverance and accomplishments of world-class... More > sportsmen and women, their love of sport as well as their desire and sheer dogged determination to excel in their chosen field.< Less
Golf. Love it or hate it, it’s a sport that attracts millions of avid fans from all over the world. Bruce Lansky said, ‘Someone once told me that there is more to life than golf. I think... More > it was my ex-wife...’ whereas Buddy Hackett reckoned that, ‘Golf is more fun than walking naked in a strange place, but not much.
This is a wide-ranging collection of quotes from international golfers, golf lovers and observers which we hope you will find amusing and thought-provoking.< Less
‘Whatever you are, be a good one’ ... ‘I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends’ ... ‘If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well... More > enough’ ... ‘Beware the barrenness of a busy life’ ...
This collection of philosophical quotes is designed to delight and inspire you. Ranging from ancient Greek and Chinese philosophers, through American presidents, to artists, inventors and modern writers, the people cited here offer calm, insightful thoughts about the larger issues and deeper meanings of the nature of life and reality.
We hope that you find this collection both enjoyable and thought-provoking.< Less
A celebration of Scottish history, from pre-200 up until 2011.
Comprehensive and compact, this book contains all the key dates and names that make Scotland so great. Factual, but written in a... More > light-hearted way, this is a guide to Scotland’s bloody and glorious past, highlighting the contribution that inventive Scots have made to the world we know today.< Less
“Rugby is a beastly game played by gentlemen; soccer is a gentleman’s game played by beasts; football is a beastly game played by beasts” Henry Blaha.
Rugby, the full contact team... More > sport that originated in England in the 19th century, is followed by millions of avid fans the world over.
Here is a collection of mostly comical quotes encapsulating the humour of the sport and those who play and follow it.< Less
A selection of Abraham Lincoln's best quotes - inspiring, intelligent, witty and reflective - from "I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice" to "Give me... More > six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe."< Less