Whatever You Are Be a Good One (Hardcover)
100 Inspirational Quotations Hand-Lettered by Lisa Congdon (Motivational Books, Books of Quotations, Milestone Gift Books)
Chronicle Books, 9781452124834, 108pp.
Publication Date: April 1, 2014
Delightful reminder to get out there and make the most of life: A quote book like no other, Whatever You Are, Be a Good One is a thought-provoking collection that compiles the timeless wisdom of great original minds—from Marie Curie to Stephen King, Joan of Arc to Jack Kerouac, Oscar Wilde to Harriet Tubman—brilliantly hand-lettered by beloved indie artist Lisa Congdon. Readers will find enlightening insights ("Wisdom begins in wonder" — Socrates), stirring calls to action ("Leap and the net will appear"—John Burroughs), and stimulating encouragements ("Be curious, not judgmental" — Walt Whitman) beautifully illuminated on every page.
• Hand-lettered words and graphics perfectly complement the inspirational quote on each page
• Artist and illustrator Lisa Congdon is best known for her hand-lettering, paintings, drawings, and pattern designs
Fans of She Believed She Could, So She Did, and Seuss-isms will love the words to live by within the pages of Whatever You Are, Be a Good One.
Eclectic anthology of 100 quotes (and some poems) will inspire your days for years to come
• Perfect gift for recent graduates, creative thinkers, and anyone looking for a little inspiration
• Great coffee table book to spark conversation and reflection
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Praise For Whatever You Are Be a Good One: 100 Inspirational Quotations Hand-Lettered by Lisa Congdon (Motivational Books, Books of Quotations, Milestone Gift Books)…
"Taking its title from a famous Abraham Lincoln quote, this beautifully hand-lettered book shares 100 inspirational quotations from great minds such as Oscar Wilde, George Eliot, and Walt Whitman. Revisit this colorful read whenever you need a pick-me-up—or a push—to get out there and make the most of your day." —Real Simple.com
"Just right for a pick-me-up." —Fitness