Words Quotes

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In words are seen the state of mind and character and disposition of the speaker.
Plutarch
We are shut up in schools and college recitation rooms for ten or fifteen years, and come out at last with a bellyful of words and do not know a thing.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Deeds, not words shall speak to me.
John William Fletche
The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.
Thomas Jefferson

It is in our lives and not our words that our religion must be read.
Thomas Jefferson
Phyllis mcginley - sticks and stones are hard on bones, aimed with...
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echos are truly endless.
Mother Teresa
They were going to die. They knew it, and their last words were I love you. Even in great pain, their last words were of love... People who could have saved themselves and they ran back in to save others instead. If humanity is capable of that, how can I lose hope in humanity?
Elie Wiesel, Chicago Sun - Times, November 5, 2001
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
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
Hope is a thing with feathers That perches in the soul, And sings the tune without words And never stops at all.
Emily Dickinson
For me, words are a form of action, capable of influencing change.
Ingrid Bengis
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.
Little deeds of kindness, little words of love, help to make earth happy like the heaven above.
Julia A. Fletcher Carney
Too many people run out of ideas long before they run out of words.
Author Unknown
Think not those faithful who praise all thy words and actions; but those who kindly reprove thy faults.
Socrates
Broadly speaking, the short words are the best, and the old words best of all.
Sir Winston Churchill
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
Use soft words and hard arguments.
English Prove
If I were dying, my last words would be, Have faith and pursue the unknown end.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
We can learn much from wise words, little from wisecracks, and less from wise guys.
William Arthur Ward
The peace of heaven is theirs that lift their swords, in such a just and charitable war.
William Shakespeare
When words leave off, music begins.
Thomas Carlyle
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
Now begins a torrent of words and a trickling of sense.
Theocritus of Chios
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
The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
I would die happy if I knew that on my tombstone could be written these words, This man was an absolute fool. None of the disastrous things that he reluctantly predicted ever came to pass.
Lewis Mumford
The fewer the words, the better the prayer.
Martin Luthe
Friendships begin because, even without words, we understand how someone feels.
Joan Walsh Anglund
It is with words as with sunbeams. The more they are condenced, the deeper they burn.
Robert Southey
I am a Bear of Very Little Brain, and long words bother me.
A. A. Milne, Winnie - The - Pooh
Without words to objectify and categorize our sensations and place them in relation to one another, we cannot evolve a tradition of what is real in the world.
Ruth Hubbard
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
We have too many high - Sounding words, and too few actions that correspond with them.
Abigail Adams
Man does not live by words alone, despite the fact that sometimes he has to eat them.
Adlai E. Stevenson Jr., quoted by Human Behavior, May 1978
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Lao - Tzu
There are tones of voices that mean more than words.
Robert Frost