Words Quotes

Joyce carol oates - in love there are things - - - bodies and words....
He has a splendid repertoire of 500 words. Why does he insist on using only 150?
Abba Eban

Think not those faithful who praise all thy words and actions; but those who kindly reprove thy faults.
Socrates
In words as fashions the same rule will hold, Alike fantastic if too new or oldBe not the first by whome the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope
Mother theresa - words which do not give the light of christ...
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

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
I have a habit of comparing the phraseology of communiqus, one with another across the years, and noting a certain similarity of words, a certain similarity of optimism in the reports which followed the summit meetings and a certain similarity in the lack of practical results during the ensuing years.
Margaret Hilda Thatche
There are new words now that excuse everybody. Give me the good old days of heroes and villains. the people you can bravo or hiss. There was a truth to them that all the slick credulity of today cannot touch.
Bette Davis, The Lonely Life, 1962
The peace of heaven is theirs that lift their swords, in such a just an charitable war.
William Shakespeare
The two most beautiful words in the English language are ``check enclosed.'
Dorothy Parke
It is easy to say how we love new friends, and what we think of them, but words can never trace out all the fibers that knit us to the old.
George Eliot
Rainer maria rilke - do not assume that she who seeks to comfort you...
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
Do not fight verbosity with words: speech is given to all, intelligence to few.
Moralia
When words fail, music speaks.
Hans Christian Anderson
Fame - A few words upon a tombstone, and the truth of those not to be depended on.
John Christian Bovee
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
Say all you have to say in the fewest possible words, or your reader will be sure to skip them and in the plainest possible words or he will certainly misunderstand them.
John Ruskin
All words are pegs to hang ideas on.
Henry Ward Beeche
Prima la musica, poi le parole first the music, then the words.
Antonio Salieri, title of an opera
It is better to sit alone than in company with the bad; and it is, better still to sit with the good than alone. It is better to speak to a seeker of knowledge than to remain silent; but silence is better than idle words.
Prophet Mohammed, Bukhari
We can learn much from wise words, little from wisecracks, and less from wise guys.
William Arthur Ward
He who speaks without modesty will find it difficult to make his words good.
Confucius, The Confucian Analects
An enormous part of our mature experience cannot not be expressed in words.
Alfred North Whitehead
I believe that whoever tries to think things through honestly will soon recognize how unworthy and even fatal is the traditional bias against Negroes. What can the man of good will do to combat this deeply rooted prejudice He must have the courage to set an example by words and deed, and must watch lest his children become influenced by racial bias.
Albert Einstein
Leadership is practiced not so much in words as in attitude and in actions.
Harold Geneen, Chairman, ITT Corp.
Words ought to be a little wild, for they are the assault of thoughts on the unthinking.
John M. Keynes
Your beliefs become your thoughts. Your thoughts become your words. Your words become your actions. Your actions become your habits. Your habits become your values. Your values become your destiny.
Mahatma Gandhi
Words without actions are the assassins of idealism.
Herbert Hoove
Of all sad words of tongue and pen the saddest are these, what might have been.
John Greenleaf Whittie
Un croquis vaut mieux quun long discours. Fr., A picture is worth a thousand words.
Napoleon
Colors fade, temples crumble, empires fall, but wise words endure.
Edward Thorndike
The body says what words cannot.
Martha Graham
Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.
Rudyard Kipling
Poetry the best words in the best order.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Until divinity decides to reveal the future to human kind, the sum of all human wisdom is contained in these two words: Wait and Hope.
Alexandre Dumas, Translation from "The Count of Monte Cristo".
The words you speak today should be soft and tender... for tomorrow you may have to eat them.
Unknown
Think not those faithful who praise all thy words and actions but those who kindly reprove thy faults.
Socrates
A man thinks that by mouthing hard words he understands hard things.
Herman Melville