Words Quotes

Harold geneen, chairman, itt corp. - leadership is practiced not so much in words as...
Language is only the instrument of science, and words are but the signs of ideas.
Samuel Johnson

Abraham lincoln - he can compress the most words into the smallest...
Lady you bereft me of all words, Only my blood speaks to you in my veins, And there is such confusion in my powers.
William Shakespeare
Sir winston churchill - broadly speaking, the short words are the best,...
Lady you berefit me of all words, Only my blood speaks to you in my veins, And there is such confusion in my powers.
William Shakespeare

Never part without loving words to think of during your absence. It may be that you will not meet again in life.
Jean Paul Richte
The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
Henry David Thoreau
There is no happiness where there is no wisdom; No wisdom but in submission to the gods. Big words are always punished, And proud men in old age learn to be wise.
Sophocles, Antigone
Success, recognition, and conformity are the bywords of the modern world where everyone seems to crave the anesthetizing security of being identified with the majority.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
If you are of the opinion that the contemplation of suicide is sufficient evidence of a poetic nature, do not forget that actions speak louder than words.
Fran Lebowitz
Words ought to be a little wild for they are the assaults of thought on the unthinking.
John Maynard Keynes
Who knows why we live, and struggle, and die... Wise men write many books, in words too hard to understand. But this, the purpose of our lives, the end of all our struggle, is beyond all human wisdom.
Alan Stewart Paton
I believe much trouble and blood would be saved if we opened our hearts more. I will tell you in my way how the Indian sees things. The white man has more words to tell you how they look to him, but it does not require many words to speak the truth.
Chief Joseph
Words do two major things They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
Jim Rohn
If it takes a lot of words to say what you have in mind, give it more thought.
Dennis Roch
The peace of heaven is theirs that lift their swords, in such a just an charitable war.
William Shakespeare
There is no happiness where there is no wisdom No wisdom but in submission to the gods. Big words are always punished, And proud men in old age learn to be wise.
Sophocles
Rem tene, verba sequntur Keep to the subject, and the words will follow
Cato the Censor (?)
The finest words in the world are only vain sounds if you cannot understand them.
Anatole France
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with the shades of deeper meaning.
Bertha Flowers
It is a kind of good deed to say well; and yet words are not deeds.
William Shakespeare
One picture is worth a thousand words.
Fred R. Barnard
Speak properly, and in as few words as you can, but always plainly for the end of speech is not ostentation, but to be understood.
William Penn
What you keep by you, you may change and mend but words, once spoken, can never be recalled.
Earl of Roscommon
Words are potent weapons for all causes, good or bad.
Manly P. Hall
What power has love but forgiveness In other words by its intervention what has been done can be undone. What good is it otherwise.
William Carlos Williams
For I am a Bear of Very Little Brain, and big words Bother me.
Winnie the Pooh
Words were never invented to fully explain the peaceful aura that surrounds us when we are in communion with minds of the same thoughts.
Eddie Myers
Hope is the thing with feathers That perches in the soul. And sings the tune Without the words, and never stops at all.
Emily Dickinson
The outcome of the war is in our hands; the outcome of words is in the council.
Homer, The Iliad
Value your words. Each one may be the last.
Stanislaw Lec
There is more than a verbal tie between the words common, community, and communication.... Try the experiment of communicating, with fullness and accuracy, some experience to another, especially if it be somewhat complicated, and you will find your own attitude toward your experience changing.
John Dewey
Fame - A few words upon a tombstone, and the truth of those not to be depended on.
John Christian Bovee
I am a Bear of Very Little Brain, and long words bother me.
A. A. Milne, Winnie - The - Pooh
Do not fight verbosity with words: speech is given to all, intelligence to few.
Moralia
We will have to repent in this generation not merely for the hateful words and actions of the bad people but for the appalling silence of the good people.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Words, as is well known, are great foes of reality.
Joseph Conrad
Thy words, I grant are bigger, for I wear not, my dagger in my mouth.
William Shakespeare
The body says what words cannot.
Martha Graham