Revised and Updated Edition.
Includes over 6,000 classic modern quotations, ranging from Nora Ephron ('Sleepless In Seattle') and Philip K Dick, and Tony Blair on the 'Hand Of History' ("This is not a soundbite"), to Homer Simpson's advice on life: "Keep looking shocked and move slowly towards the cakes", and the cream of ancient wisdom from Sophocles and Socrates, and Euripides to Shakespeare . . .
The book is thematically arranged for ease of reference to the wit of the ages, from advertising and humour to cinema and last words.