Words Quotes

There's a great power in words, if you don't hitch too many of them together

Josh Billings

Why and how are words so important that they cannot be too often used.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Words may show a man's wit but actions his meaning.

Benjamin Franklin

Strong and bitter words indicate a weak cause.

Victor Hugo

Words without thoughts never to heaven go.

William Shakespeare

When ideas fail, words come in very handy.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Words are weapons, and it is dangerous in speculation, as in politics, to borrow them from the arsenal of the enemy

George Santayana

A good word is an easy obligation; but not to speak ill requires only our silence, which costs us nothing

John Tillotson

Words, as is well known, are great foes of reality

Joseph Conrad

One of the hardest things in life is having words in your heart that you can't utter.

James Earl Jones

The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause

Mark Twain

One great use of words is to hide our thoughts

Voltaire

In prayer it is better to have a heart without words than words without a heart.

Mahatma Gandhi

Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with shades of deeper meaning

Maya Angelou

A bad word whispered will echo a hundred miles

Chinese Proverb

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Updated On : June 10, 2014
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