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A woman has two smiles that an angel might envy, the smile that accepts a lover before words are uttered, and the smile that lights on the first born babe, and assures it of a mother's love.
Thomas Chandler Haliburton
You can change your world by changing your words... Remember, death and life are in the power of the tongue.
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.
Silence is better than unmeaning words.
The essence of lying is in deception, not in words.
He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words.
There is no greater impediment to the advancement of knowledge than the ambiguity of words.
Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.
Nothing else can quite substitute for a few well-chosen, well-timed, sincere words of praise. They're absolutely free and worth a fortune.
Prayer is an act of love; words are not needed. Even if sickness distracts from thoughts, all that is needed is the will to love.
Saint Teresa of Avila
Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.
Talking isn't doing. It is a kind of good deed to say well; and yet words are not deeds.
Submitting to censorship is to enter the seductive world of 'The Giver': the world where there are no bad words and no bad deeds. But it is also the world where choice has been taken away and reality distorted. And that is the most dangerous world of all.
As soon go kindle fire with snow, as seek to quench the fire of love with words.
We are masters of the unsaid words, but slaves of those we let slip out.
A chair's function is not just to provide a place to sit; it is to provide a medium for self-expression. Chairs are about status, for example. Or signalling something about oneself. That's why the words chair, seat and bench have found themselves used to describe high status professions, from academia to Parliament to the law.
Conversation would be vastly improved by the constant use of four simple words: I do not know.
How strangely will the Tools of a Tyrant pervert the plain Meaning of Words!
A gentleman would be ashamed should his deeds not match his words.
The basic tool for the manipulation of reality is the manipulation of words. If you can control the meaning of words, you can control the people who must use the words.
Philip K. Dick
Words of comfort, skillfully administered, are the oldest therapy known to man.
A true photograph need not be explained, nor can it be contained in words.
Words of love, are works of love.
William R. Alger
Some people create with words or with music or with a brush and paints. I like to make something beautiful when I run. I like to make people stop and say, 'I've never seen anyone run like that before.' It's more than just a race, it's a style. It's doing something better than anyone else. It's being creative.
I should like to save the Shire, if I could - though there have been times when I thought the inhabitants too stupid and dull for words, and have felt that an earthquake or an invasion of dragons might be good for them.
J. R. R. Tolkien
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