1001 Pearls of Wisdom is an enlightening compendium of insights and quotations from the philosophies, cultures, and religions of the world, including the ancient and the modern, the mystical and the rational, the profound and the light-hearted, all with a message relevant to our lives and lifestyles today. The book combines memorable and brilliant quotations from thinkers, sages, leaders and holy men and women throughout time with accessible and informative distillations of some of the most profound and thought-provoking ideas. A few of these key historical figures include Anne Frank, Albert Camus and Franklin D. Roosevelt. There are nine themed chapters with topics ranging from kindness and forgiveness to childhood and the afterlife. Full of comfort and inspiration, as well as brilliant observations and fascinating interpretations of life and the cosmos, 1001 Pearls of Wisdom is a dazzling kaleidoscope that mirrors what is truest and most profound in human experience.