From Ancient and Modern, English and Foreign Sources
Including Phrases, Mottoes, Maxims, Proverbs, Definitions, Aphorisms, and Sayings of Wise Men, in Their Bearing on Life, Literature, Speculation, Science, Art, Religion, and Morals, Especially in the Modern Aspects of Them
Selected and Compiled by the Rev. James Wood
These 28,732 selections feature non-English language sources including proverbs by a master Encyclopedist.