Words Quotes

I believe in using words, not fists. I believe in my outrage knowing people are living in boxes on the street. I believe in honesty. I believe in a good time. I believe in good food. I believe in sex.

Bertrand Russell

Music without words means leaving behind the mind. And leaving behind the mind is meditation. Meditation returns you to the source. And the source of all is sound.

KABIR

Meditation is a busy search in the storehouse of phantasy for some ideas of matters, to be cast in the moulds of resolution into some forms of words or actions; in which search, when I have used my greatest diligence, I find this is the best conclusion, that to meditate on the best is the best of meditations; and a resolution to make a good end is a good end of my resolutions.

Arthur Warwick

In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.

Martin Luther King Jr

What is this true meditation? It is to make everything: coughing, swallowing, waving the arms, motion, stillness, words, action, the evil and the good, prosperity and shame, gain and loss, right and wrong, into one single koan

Hakuin

However many holy words you read,However many you speak,What good will they do you If you do not act on upon them?

Buddha

A gentleman would be ashamed should his deeds not match his words.

Kong Fu Zi

The Lord's Prayer is 66 words, the Gettysburg Address is 286 words, there are 1,322 words in the Declaration of Independence, but government regulations on the sale of cabbage total 26,911 words.

National Review

The color, the grace and levitation, the structural pattern in motion, the quick interplay of live beings, suspended like fitful lightning in a cloud, these things are the play, not words on paper, nor thoughts and ideas of an author, those shabby things snatched off basement counters at Gimbel's.

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS

Don't accustom yourself to use big words for little matters

Samuel Johnson

But words once spoke can never be recalled

Wentworth Dillon

Words spoken, you are a slave to; those not said, you are the master of.

Irish Proverb

The true poem rests between the words.

Vanna Bonta

Words are like leaves, and where they most abound, Much fruit of sense beneath is rarely found

Alexander Pope

All words are pegs to hang ideas on.

Henry Ward Beecher
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