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My Favorite Quotations, Volume 8

My Favorite Quotations, Volume 8 is a 108-page collection of stories, quotations, poetry, cartoons and
drawings collected by Stuart Rawlings between 2008 and 2018. This volume features humor and depth
in comments about the important issues of today’s world. It also features illustrations by Honore
Daumier, Ed Lynch, Norman Rockwell, New Yorker cartoonists, and Stuart himself.

My Favorite Quotations, Volume 7

My Favorite Quotations, Volume 7  is a 104-page collection of stories, quotations, poetry, cartoons and
drawings collected by Stuart Rawlings between 1998 and 2007. This volume features comments about
the recent Iraq war, stories of magicians entertaining for world leaders, new perspectives on
Christianity and Islam, and introductions to programs from the "Golden Age of Radio."


My Favorite Quotations, Volume 6

My Favorite Quotations, Volume 6 is a 96-page collection of poems, sayings, stories and other brief
writings compiled by Stuart Rawlings between 1991 and 1998. As with all the volumes in this series, the
mood varies from light humor to profound thought, and the topics include adventure, children,
education,
love, nature, religion, science, stories, and many other areas of life.

Between 1991 and 1998, Stuart earned his Ph.D. in Social Welfare at U.C. Berkeley, married Elsa
Johnston, and moved with her to Auburn, California. His work during this period included being a
social worker with Sierra Adoption Services, a professor at four universities in Northern California,
and an
attorney for the Stratigent Corporation. He also traveled to the Amazon rain forest five times to write
his
Ph. D. dissertation, "Life Stories of Indians in the Peruvian Amazon."


My Favorite Quotations, Volume 5                        

My Favorite Quotations, Volume 5 is a 112-page collection of brief writings compiled by Stuart
Rawlings which is similar to the other volumes in this series. This one was written between 1986 and
1991, when Stuart worked as an administrator for Adopt International, as a manager for three
homeless shelters in San Francisco, and  as a social worker for the San Francisco AIDS Foundation.
He was also a journalist in Nicaragua and El Salvador, a co-writer of Jiri Wolf's autobiography in
Czechoslovakia, and a traveler to Nepal and South Vietnam.


My Favorite Quotations, Volume 4         

My Favorite Quotations, Volume 4 is a 114-page collection of brief writings compiled by Stuart and
Sandi Foster-Rawlings which is similar to the other volumes in this series. This one was written
between 1981 and 1986, when Stuart worked as an administrator for the Stanford Sleep Disorders
Center. He also spent a year with his wife Sandi in India and Nepal.


My Favorite Quotations, Volume 3

My Favorite Quotations", Volume 3 is a 94-page collection of brief writings compiled by Stuart
Rawlings which is similar to the other volumes in this series. This one was written between 1976 and
1981, when Stuart worked for his mother's Lazzari Fuel Company, spent fifteen months exploring
Africa, and married psychologist Sandi Foster.


My Favorite Quotations, Volume 2

My Favorite Quotations, Volume 2 is a 102-page collection of brief writings compiled by Stuart
Rawlings which is similar to the other volumes in this series. This one was written between 1971 and
1976, when Stuart went to George Washington Law School in Washington D.C., worked for Ralph
Nader's Center for Responsive Law, explored Africa for 15 months, and spent a year living on an
Israeli kibbutz.


My Favorite Quotations, Volume 1                 

My Favorite Quotations, Volume 1 is a 105-page collection of brief writings compiled by Stuart
Rawlings which is the original volume in this series. Stuart started collecting quotations in 1962 while
at Stanford, and between 1962 and 1971 (when this first volume appeared) he took major trips to Peru,
Mississippi, Brazil and South Vietnam.  The book for this volume is out of print but is available in an
8 1/2" x 11" copy.

           All volumes are $10.00 plus $2.00 shipping and handling each.
         Special Discounts on multiple copies and the complete sets.
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Volume 8 of My Favorite Quotations brings both humor
and depth to the important issues of today’s world. It
features sections on Adventure, Art, Baseball, the Future,
Law, Love, Magic, Men, Money, Mystery, Nature, The
Past, Philosophy, Politics, Poverty, Religion, Science,
Stories, Trumpland, and War and Peace. There are
illustrations by Honore Daumier, Ed Lynch, Norman
Rockwell, New Yorker cartoonists, and Stuart himself.