Words Quotes

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life. It goes on.

Robert Frost

He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words.

Elbert Hubbard

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.

William James

Our lives are fed by kind words and gracious behavior. We are nourished by expressions like 'excuse me,' and other such simple courtesies... Rudeness, the absence of the sacrament of consideration, is but another mark that our time-is-money society is lacking in spirituality, if not also in the enjoyment of life.

Ed Hays

One ought every day at least to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture, and, if it were possible, to speak a few reasonable words.

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Words of praise, indeed, are almost as necessary to warm a child into a genial life as acts of kindness and affection. Judicious praise is to children what the sun is to flowers.

Christian Nestell Bovee

Leadership is practiced not so much in words as in attitude and in actions.

Harold S. Geneen

Journalists cover words and delude themselves into thinking they have committed journalism.

Hedrick Smith

Poetry: the best words in the best order

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

If I were dying, my last words would be, have faith and pursue the unknown end.

William Hazlitt

Love and hate are such strong words, they also cause so much pain

Unknown

A truly wise person uses few words; a person with understanding is even-tempered.

Proverbs

Beyond talent lie all the usual words: discipline, love, luck -- but, most of all, endurance.

James Arthur Baldwin

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 Beecher

A gift blinds the wise and perverts the words of the righteous.

Bible

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.

Unknown

The words of truth are always paradoxical.

Lao-Tze 604BC

Words are more powerful than perhaps anyone suspects, and once deeply engraved in a child's mind, the are not easily eradicated.

May Sarton

These, then, are my last words to you: be not afraid of life. Believe that life worth living, and your belief will help create the fact.

William James 1842

Little deeds of kindness, little words of love, help to make earth happy, like heaven above.

Julia Fletcher Carney 1823

It's important to know that words don't move mountains. Work, exacting work moves mountains.

Danilo Dolci

Big words seldom accompany good deeds.

Charlotte Whitton

Trust only movement. Life happens at the level of events, not of words. Trust movement.

Alfred Adler

Words were written out for me phonetically. I learned to quack in French, Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese, Chinese and German

Clarence Nash
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