Words Quotes

Ralph waldo emerson - speak what you think to - day in words as hard as...
Think not those faithful who praise all thy words and actions; but those who kindly reprove thy faults.
Socrates

William shakespeare,
Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.
Buddha
You can not apply mathematics as long as words still becloud reality.
Hermann Weyl
Sticks and stones will break our bones, but words will break our hearts...
Robert Fulghum

One great use of words is to hide our thoughts.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
Never part without loving words to think of during your absence. It may be that you will not meet again in life.
Jean Paul Richte
The best of us must sometimes eat our words.
J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets, 1999
Words, like nature, half reveal and half conceal the soul within.
Alfred Tennyson
A picture can say 1000 words but it can also inspire you to write 1000 more.
Jason Mraz
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
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
I think people want their illusions and writers are mostly illusion. When you read their words, you read a flattened, incomplete version of the writer.
Real Live Preacher, RealLivePreacher. com Weblog, January 05, 2004
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
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
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
The outcome of the war is in our hands; the outcome of words is in the council.
Homer, The Iliad
If I were dying, my last words would be, Have faith and pursue the unknown end.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
If I could take all your words away and give you but a sparse few, they would be: ? I now know, I am absolute, I am complete, I am God, I am.? If there were no other words but these, you would no longer be limited to this plane.
Ramtha
You cram these words into mine ears against the stomach of my sense.
William Shakespeare
I thought ten thousand swords must have leaped from their scabbards to avenge even a look that threatened her with insult. But the age of chivalry is gone.
Edmund Burke
Hope is the thing with feathers That perches in the soul. And sings the tune Without the words, and never stops at all.
Emily Dickinson
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
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
But words came halting forth, wanting Inventions stayInvention, Natures child, fled step - Dame Studys blows... Biting my truant pen, beating myself for spite, Fool, said my Muse to me look in thy heart and write.
Sir Philip Sidney
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
There is no happiness where there is no wisdom No wisdom but in submission to the gods. Big words are always punished, And proud men in old age learn to be wise.
Sophocles
You may regret your silence once, but you will regret your words often.
Ian Gabirol
When thoughts fails of words, they find imagination waiting at their elbow to teach a new language without words.
Author Unknown
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
Mother Teresa
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
Deeds, not words shall speak to me.
John William Fletche
Little deeds of kindness, little words of love, help to make earth happy like the heaven above.
Julia A. Fletcher Carney
Words can be like baseball bats when used maliciously.
Sidney Madwed
Not till we are lost, in other words, not till we have lost the world, do we begin to find ourselves, and realize the infinite extent of our relations.
Henry David Thoreau
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
We can learn much from wise words, little from wisecracks, and less from wise guys.
William Arthur Ward
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
Out of damp and gloomy days, out of solitude, out of loveless words directed at us, conclusions grow up in us like fungus one morning they are there, we know not how, and they gaze upon us, morose and gray. Woe to the thinker who is not the gardener but only the soil of the plants that grow in him.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche