In times of trouble, and even when things are going well, we can all benefit from an encouraging word or hopeful advice. Optimistic words of wisdom from people who have themselves risen to positions of prominence are often all it takes to remind us of life's simple joys--and the possibility of triumphing over its challenges. In The Little Book of the Spirit, acclaimed author Elaine Bernstein Partnow presents hundreds of uplifting observations designed to inspire, motivate, and comfort readers. Drawn from the insights of humorists, politicians, Olympians, Nobel Prize winners, and other notables, this compilation culls the thoughts of an international array of incredible men and women noted for their positive contributions to the world. Featuring wise and witty sayings from notable men and women, The Little Book of the Spirit offers an uplifting and rejuvenating reading experience that is sometimes humorous, sometimes serious, and always provocative. This book is sold in the US by Sony Electronics Inc. This book is sold in Canada by Sony Electronics Inc.