If you want to know a people," says Suzanne Woods Fisher, "know their proverbs." These small, concentrated packages of insight allow outsiders to peek into a fascinating closed community. In Amish Proverbs, Fisher collects more than 200 proverbs to uncover the rich heritage, folklore, faith, values, history, and essence of the Amish people. These proverbs serve as teaching tools and maxims for right living for the Amish and can also inform the lives of anyone who seeks peace and simplicity in life. Ranging from the simple to the profound, from the serious to the humorous, these sayings will stick with readers through life's joys and sorrows. The perfect gift for any occasion, Amish Proverbs is sure to become an instant classic.
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Used availability for Suzanne Woods Fisher's Amish Proverbs
August 2010 : USA Hardback
October 2012 : USA Paperback
Title: Amish Proverbs: Words of Wisdom from the Simple Life
Author(s): Suzanne Woods Fisher
ISBN: 0-8007-2096-2 / 978-0-8007-2096-4 (USA edition)
October 2012 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition