Words Quotes

Abigail adams - we have too many high - sounding words, and too...
I wish our clever young poets would remember my homely definitions of prose and poetry that is prose words in their best order - Poetry the best words in the best order.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Prophet mohammed, bukhari - it is better to sit alone than in company with...
Words can be like baseball bats when used maliciously.
Sidney Madwed
Bertha flowers - words mean more than what is set down on paper....
There are words which sever hearts more than sharp swords; there are words the point of which sting the heart through the course of a whole life.
Frederika Breme

Sticks and stones are hard on bones, aimed with angry art, words can sting like anything but silence breaks the heart.
Phyllis Mcginley
Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.
Rudyard Kipling
Words, once they are printed, have a life of their own.
Carol Burnett
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echos are truly endless.
Mother Teresa
The whole problem with news on television comes down to this: all the words uttered in an hour of news coverage could be printed on page of a newspaper. And the world cannot be understood in one page.
Neil Postman
One might equate growing up with a mistrust of words. A mature person trusts his eyes more than his ears. Irrationality often manifests itself in upholding the word against the evidence of the eyes. Children, savages and true believers remember far less what they have seen than what they have heard.
Eric Hoffe
All free men, wherever they may live, are citizens of Berlin. And therefore, as a free man, I take pride in the words Ich bin ein Berline.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
The Scripture vouches Solomon for the wisest of men; and his proverbs prove him so, The seven wise men of Greece, so famous for their wisdom all the world over, acquired all that fame each of them by a single sentence, consisting of two or three words.
South
Words do two major things They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
Jim Rohn
It was a love of the air and sky and flying, the lure of adventure, the appreciation of beauty. It lay beyond the descriptive words of men - where immortality is touched through danger, where life meets death on equal plane where man is more than man, and existence both supreme and valueless at the same time.
Charles Augustus Lindbergh, Jr.
It is a kind of good deed to say well; and yet words are not deeds.
William Shakespeare
I must tell you that the supply of words on the world market is plentiful, but the demand is falling.
Lech Walesa
My words fly up, my thoughts remain below Words without thoughts never to heaven go.
William Shakespeare
Sticks and stones will break our bones, but words will break our hearts...
Robert Fulghum
We call them dumb animals, and so they are, for they cannot tell us how they feel, but they do not suffer less because they have no words.
Anna Sewell, Black Beauty, 1877
Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul, and sings the words without the tune, and never stops at all.
Emily Dickinson
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
A torn jacket is soon mended but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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
Little deeds of kindness, little words of love, help to make earth happy like the heaven above.
Julia A. Fletcher Carney
Fame - A few words upon a tombstone, and the truth of those not to be depended on.
John Christian Bovee
Grasp the subject, the words will follow.
Cato the Elde
If a man withdraws his mind from the love of beauty, and applies it as sincerely to the love of the virtuous if, in serving his parents, he can exert his utmost strength if, in serving his prince, he can devote his life if in his intercourse with his friends, his words are sincere - Although men say that he has not learned, I will certainly say that he has.
Confucius
Find out just what people will submit to, and you have found out the exact amount of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them; and these will continue until they are resisted with either words or blows, or both. The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppress.
Frederick Douglass
A man thinks that by mouthing hard words he understands hard things.
Herman Melville
One ought, every day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture, and if it were possible, to speak a few reasonable words.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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.
I answered that one learns to live, not by hearing of other lives, but by living for words are infinitely less important than acts.
A. S. Neill
A man is judged by his deeds, not by his words.
Russian Prove
Virtue and genuine graces in themselves speak what no words can utter.
William Shakespeare
One ought, every day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture, and, if it were possible, to speak a few reasonable words.
Johann von Goethe
The peace of heaven is theirs that lift their swords, in such a just an charitable war.
William Shakespeare
If you would be pungent, be brief for it is with words as with sunbeams - The more they are condensed, the deeper they burn.
Robert Southey
The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.
Thomas Jefferson