The Faber Book of Aphorisms(1964)
An anthology of stories edited by W H Auden and Louis Kronenberger
Aphorisms are not witticisms or epigrams, but general truths succinctly stated. This anthology contains 3000 quotations from a wide variety of aphorists ranging from Heraclitus to Ogden Nash, as well as Jane Austen, Pascal, Freud, Goethe, the Duke of Wellington, Shaw, Jean Cocteau and many more.
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Used availability for W H Auden's The Faber Book of Aphorisms
January 1973 : UK Hardback
September 1970 : UK Paperback