"Pretty darned revealing!" —Self magazine
"A literate, sometimes moving treatise on the creative and evocative effects of language." —Orlando Sentinel
"A great gift item for anyone who is fascinated by words." —Village Voice
"I have been both amused and touched by this book." —Howard Gardner, author, Frames Of Mind: The Theory Of Multiple Intelligences
"Lewis Frumkes is a living, breathing barrel of insights." —Bruce Jay Friedman, author of Stern
"Delightful! Eye-opening! Fun! Thought-provoking! Those are just a few of the adjectives that zipped across my mind as I went through my copy of Favorite Words of Famous People. My advice? Buy! Read! Enjoy!" —Susan Isaacs, author, As Husbands Go
About the Author
Lewis Burke Frumkes hosts a weekly radio show on WPAT-AM and is the author of seven books, including How to Raise Your I.Q. by Eating Gifted Children, The Logophile’s Orgy, Manhattan Cocktail, and Metapunctuation. His work has appeared in Harper's, Punch, and the New York Times. He lives in New York City.