With all due respect to lawyers, it's wonderful that you have this intricate knowledge. You break down words to the nth degree. And sometimes I find it rather disgusting. And it goes on and on.
Words become low by the occasions to which they are applied, or the general character of them who use them; and the disgust which they produce arises from the revival of those images with which they are commonly united.
Striving to tell his woes, words would not come; For light cares speak, when mighty griefs are dumb.
Bittersweet? No, just bitter, the taste of your tongue.
Words you can’t have back, so they linger.
The story is not in the words; it's in the struggle.
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.
A truly wise person uses few words; a person with
understanding is even-tempered.
Love and hate are such strong words, they also cause so much pain
If I were dying, my last words would be, have faith and pursue the unknown end.
Poetry: the best words in the best order
Journalists cover words and delude themselves into thinking they have committed journalism.
Leadership is practiced not so much in words as in attitude and in actions.
These then are my last words to you. Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.
He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words.
Being deeply learned and skilled, being well trained and using well spoken words; This is good luck
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
The greatest religious problem today is how to be both a mystic and a militant; in other words how to combine the search for an expansion of inner awareness with effective social action, and how to feel one's true identity in both
Dancing in all its forms cannot be excluded from the curriculum of all noble education; dancing with the feet, with ideas, with words, and, need I add that one must also be able to dance with the pen?
The wounds of fire would have gone with the time but not the wounds caused by words
The most valuable of all talents is never using two words when one will do.
In prayer it is better to have a heart without words than words without a heart.
There is no means by which men so powerfully elude their ignorance, disguise it from themselves and from others as by words
A father's words are like a thermostat that sets the temperature in the house
Anger repressed can poison a relationship as surely as the cruelest words
Flowers are words which even a baby can understand.