Words Quotes

Julia a. fletcher carney - little deeds of kindness, little words of love,...
Martin luther king, jr. - in the end, we will remember not the words of our...

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
Unknown - words lead to deeds.... they prepare the soul,...
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
Using words to describe magic is like using a screwdriver to cut roast beef.
Tom Robbins

Deeds, not words shall speak me.
John Fletche
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
Do not be content with showing friendship in words alone, let your heart burn with loving kindness for all who may cross your path.
Abdul Baha, Paris Talks, p. 15
It is a kind of good deed to say well; and yet words are not deeds.
William Shakespeare
The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
Henry David Thoreau
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
Fine words! I wonder where you stole them.
Jonathan Swift
The words that enlighten the soul are more precious than jewels.
Hazrat Inayat Khan
Colors fade, temples crumble, empires fall, but wise words endure.
Edward Thorndike
It seems to me that those songs that have been any good, I have nothing much to do with the writing of them. The words have just crawled down my sleeve and come out on the page.
Joan Baez
Friendship is the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words.
George Eliot
A torn jacket is soon mended but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The wine urges me on, the bewitching wine, which sets even a wise man to singing and to laughing gently and rouses him up to dance and brings forth words which were better unspoken.
Homer, The Odyssey
Friendships begin because, even without words, we understand how someone feels.
Joan Walsh Anglund
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
Mother Teresa
Too many people run out of ideas long before they run out of words.
Author Unknown
Actions lie louder than words.
Carolyn Wells
There are no dirty words, only dirty minds.
Lenny Bruce
The whole problem with news on television comes down to this: all the words uttered in an hour of news coverage could be printed on page of a newspaper. And the world cannot be understood in one page.
Neil Postman
No one means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean, for words are slippery and thought is viscous.
Henry Adams
I believe the choice to be excellent begins with aligning your thoughts and words with the intention to require more from yourself.
Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine, December 2003
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
Do not fight verbosity with words: speech is given to all, intelligence to few.
Moralia
Among my most prized possessions are the words that I have never spoken.
Orson Scott Card
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Lao - Tzu
The language of friendship is not words, but meanings. It is an intelligence about language.
Henry David Thoreau
Whatever we well understand we express clearly, and words flow with ease.
Nicholas Boileau
Think not those faithful who praise all thy words and actions; but those who kindly reprove thy faults.
Socrates
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
A torn jacket is soon mended; but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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.
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echos are truly endless.
Mother Teresa
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
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