Words Quotes

John christian bovee - fame - a few words upon a tombstone, and the...
We gladly feast on those who would subdue us... not just pretty words, Fester.
Morticia Addams - From the Addams Family movie
Moralia - do not fight verbosity with words: speech is...
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
George du maurie - sick i am of idle words, past all reconciling,...
The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.
Thomas Jefferson
A threat is basically a means for establishing a bargaining position by inducing fear in the subject. When a threat is used, it should always be implied that the subject himself is to blame by using words such as You leave me no other choice but to...
CIA Manual
Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul and sings the tune without the words and never stops at all.
Emily Dickenson
For of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these, It might have been!
John Greenleaf Whittie
Words divide us, actions unite us.
Slogan of the Tupamaros
Words are like leaves and where they most abound, Much fruit of sense beneath is rarely found.
Alexander Pope
No two people see the external world in exactly the same way. To every separate person a thing is what he thinks it is - - In other words, not a thing, but a think.
Penelope Fitzgerald
Too many people run out of ideas long before they run out of words.
Author Unknown
Speak to me as to thy thinkings, As thou dost ruminate, and give thy worst of thoughts The worst of words.
William Shakespeare
I banish fear with two words: you lead.
Demetri Kolokotronis
Do not the most moving moments of our lives find us all without words.
Marcel Marceau
Be not careless in deeds, nor confused in words, nor rambling in thought.
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.
Pythagoras
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 with words as with sunbeams. The more they are condenced, the deeper they burn.
Robert Southey
The finest words in the world are only vain sounds if you cannot understand them.
Anatole France
For I am a Bear of Very Little Brain, and big words Bother me.
Winnie the Pooh
By words the mind is winged.
Aristophanes
Words without actions are the assassins of idealism.
Herbert Hoove
I must tell you that the supply of words on the world market is plentiful, but the demand is falling.
Lech Walesa
We are all connected to everyone and everything in the universe. Therefore, everything one does as an individual affects the whole. All thoughts, words, images, prayers, blessings, and deeds are listened to by all that is.
Serge Kahili King
Hope is the thing with feathers - - That perches in the soul - - And sings the tune without words - - And never stops, at all.
Emily Elizabeth Dickinson
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 chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy
You cannot slander human nature; it is worse than words can paint it.
Charles Haddon Spurgeon
Without knowing the force of words, it is impossible to know men.
Confucius
Grasp the subject, the words will follow.
Cato the Elde
Friendship is the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words.
George Eliot
During my three years in Vietnam, I certainly heard plenty of last words by dying American footsoldiers. Not one of them, however, had illusions that he had somehow accomplished something worthwhile in the process of making the Supreme Sacrifice.
Kurt Vonnegut, Hocus Pocus
Words do two major things They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
Jim Rohn
Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.
Buddha
I asked Ring Lardner the other day how he writes his short stories, and he said he wrote a few widely separated words or phrases on a piece of paper and then went back and filled in the spaces.
Harold Ross
But words are things; and a small drop of ink, Falling, like dew, upon a thought, produces That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think.
Lord Byron
Whenever I start getting sad about where I am in my life, I think about the last words of my favorite uncle A truck.
Child Age 15
How often misused words generate misleading thoughts.
Herbert Spence