Words Quotes

Adrienne rich - lying is done with words and also with silence....
Henry wadsworth longfellow - a torn jacket is soon mended but hard words...

It is of interest to note that while some dolphins are reported to have learned English - - Up to fifty words used in correct context - - No human being has been reported to have learned dolphinese.
Carl Sagan
Words learned by rote a parrot may rehearse; but talking is not always to converse, not more distinct from harmony divine, the constant creaking of a country sign.
William Cowpe
Suffering is none the less acute and much more lasting when it is put into words.
Evelyn Waugh, Work Suspended (1943)
The more words you know, the more clearly and powerfully you will think and the more ideas you will invite into your mind.
Wilfred Funk

As this long and difficult war ends, I would like to address a few special words to... the American people Your steadfastness in supporting our insistence on peace with honor has made peace with honor possible. On the Vietnam Wa.
Richard Milhous Nixon
John william fletche - deeds, not words shall speak to me....
We are getting into semantics again. If we use words, there is a very grave danger they will be misinterpreted.
H. R. Haldeman
The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.
Thomas Jefferson
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
It is a kind of good deed to say well; and yet words are not deeds.
William Shakespeare
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
Words must be weighed, not counted.
Polish Prove
We are students of words: we are shut up in schools, and colleges, and recitation - Rooms, for ten or fifteen years, and come out at last with a bag of wind, a memory of words, and do not know a thing.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
But words are things, and a small drop of ink, Falling like dew, upon a thought, produces That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think.
George Gordon Byron
The politician is... trained in the art of inexactitude. His words tend to be blunt or rounded, because if they have a cutting edge they may later return to wound him.
Edward R. Murrow
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
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
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.
Watch your thoughts they become words. Watch your words they become actions. Watch your actions they become habits. Watch your habits they become character. Watch your character it becomes your destiny.
Patrick Overton
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
Fine words! I wonder where you stole them.
Jonathan Swift
Summer afternoon - Summer afternoon... the two most beautiful words in the English language.
Henry James
Friendship is the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words.
George Eliot
Value your words. Each one may be the last.
Stanislaw Lec
Footfalls echo in the memory Down the passage which we did not take Towards the door we never opened Into the rose - Garden. My words echo Thus, in your mind.
T. S. Eliot
It is one of the severest tests of friendship to tell your friend his faults. So to love a man that you cannot bear to see a stain upon him, and to speak painful truth through loving words, that is friendship.
Henry Ward Beeche
Do not be wise in words - Be wise in deeds.
Jewish Prove
The peace of heaven is theirs that lift their swords, in such a just and charitable war.
William Shakespeare
There is one thing that matters - - To set a chime of words tinkling in the minds of a few fastidious people.
Logan Pearsall Smith
All great things are simple, and many can be expressed in single words: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.
Sir Winston Churchill
Thy words, I grant are bigger, for I wear not, my dagger in my mouth.
William Shakespeare
Quoting the act of repeating erroneously the words of another.
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
Poetry is an orphan of silence. The words never quite equal the experience behind them.
Charles Simic
I am a Bear of Very Little Brain, and long words bother me.
A. A. Milne, Winnie - The - Pooh
How often misused words generate misleading thoughts.
Herbert Spence
The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Become the change you want to see - Those are words I live by.
Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine
You can not apply mathematics as long as words still becloud reality.
Hermann Weyl