Authors that match 'word'.

William Wordsworth English Poet (1770-1850)

Quotations that match 'word'.

I like America anyway. In Japan we are much more formal. If two friends are separated for a long time and they meet they bow and bow and bow. They keep bowing without exchanging a word. Here they slap each other on the back and say: Hello, old man, how goes everything. Sessue Hayakawa
[ America Anyway Back Bow Bowing Each Everything Exchanging Formal Friends Goes Hello Here How Japan Keep Long Man Meet More Much Old Other Say Separated Slap Time Two Without Word]
That sense of a life in natural objects, which in most poetry is but a rhetorical artifice, was, then, in Wordsworth the assertion of what was for him almost literal fact. Walter Pater
[ Almost Artifice Assertion Fact Him Life Literal Most Natural Objects Poetry Rhetorical Sense Then Which Wordsworth]
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. Robert Frost Life
[ Everything Goes Learned Life Sum Three Up Words]
Bigotry and intolerance, silenced by argument, endeavors to silence by persecution, in old days by fire and sword, in modern days by the tongue. Charles Simmons
[ Argument Bigotry Days Endeavors Fire Intolerance Modern Old Persecution Silence Silenced Sword Tongue]
If a composer could say what he had to say in words he would not bother trying to say it in music. Gustav Mahler Music
[ Bother Composer Could Had Music Say Trying Words Would]
What is inherently wrong with the word 'politician' if the fellow has devoted his life to holding public office and trying to do something for his people? Richard J. Daley
[ Devoted Fellow His Holding Inherently Life Office Politician Public Something Trying Word Wrong]
No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in other words, that they are wiser today than they were yesterday. Alexander Pope
[ Admit Ashamed Other Saying Should Than Today Were Which Wiser Words Wrong Yesterday]
Even if Scrabble had been invented then, I wouldn't have wanted to play Scrabble, because the highest triple word score in the world would not have expressed how much I liked the game Natalie and I played every afternoon. Allan Sherman
[ Afternoon Because Been Even Every Expressed Game Had Highest How Invented Liked Much Natalie Play Played Score Scrabble Then Triple Wanted Word World Would]
The motto was "Pax," but the word was set in a circle of thorns. Rumer Godden
[ Circle Motto Set Thorns Word]
A writer can write in an attic, or on top of a bus. Or with a sharp stick in some wet cement. To act, an actor has to have words. A stage. a camera turning. Paul Muni
[ Act Actor Attic Bus Camera Cement Sharp Some Stage Stick Top Turning Wet Words Write Writer]
The winged words uttered in this House have gone forth to the world, on their mission of good or of evil. Caleb Cushing
[ Evil Forth Gone Good House Mission Their Uttered Winged Words World]
In politics, as in religion, it is equally absurd to aim at making proselytes by fire and sword. Heresies in either can rarely be cured by persecution. Alexander Hamilton
[ Absurd Aim Cured Either Equally Fire Heresies Making Persecution Politics Rarely Religion Sword]
I'm a charming coward; I fight with words. Carl Reiner
[ Charming Coward Fight Words]
What I'm doing, I prefer to call that jazz, because it is a beautiful word - I love it. Dexter Gordon
[ Beautiful Because Call Doing Jazz Love Prefer Word]
Any education that matters is liberal. All the saving truths, all the healing graces that distinguish a good education from a bad one or a full education from a half empty one are contained in that word. Alan K. Simpson
[ Any Bad Contained Distinguish Education Empty Full Good Graces Half Healing Liberal Matters Saving Truths Word]
All human wisdom is summed up in two words; wait and hope. Alexandre Dumas
[ Hope Human Summed Two Up Wait Wisdom Words]
With 500 channels and the Internet available, you'd think a candidate could get the word out. Larry King
[ Available Candidate Channels Could Get Internet Out Think Word]
He puts his right hand lightly on the cup, I put my left, leaving the right free to transcribe, and away we go. We get, oh, 500 to 600 words an hour. Better than gasoline. James Merrill
[ Away Better Cup Free Gasoline Get Go Hand His Hour Leaving Left Lightly Oh Put Puts Right Than Words]
In God's world, for those who are in earnest, there is no failure. No work truly done, no word earnestly spoken, no sacrifice freely made, was ever made in vain. Frederick William Robertson
[ Done Earnest Earnestly Ever Failure Freely God Made Sacrifice Spoken Those Truly Vain Word Work World]
In an age robbed of religious symbols, going to the shops replaces going to the church. We have a free choice, but at a price. We can win experience, but never achieve innocence. Marx knew that the epic activities of the modern world involve not lance and sword but dry goods. Stephen Bayley
[ Achieve Activities Age Choice Church Dry Epic Experience Free Going Goods Innocence Involve Knew Lance Marx Modern Never Price Religious Replaces Robbed Shops Sword Symbols Win World]
What a word is truth. Slippery, tricky, unreliable. I tried in these books to tell the truth. Lillian Hellman
[ Books Slippery Tell These Tricky Tried Truth Unreliable Word]
Obedience to the word in humility of mind never confuses. John Nelson Darby
[ Confuses Humility Mind Never Obedience Word]
The game of life is a game of boomerangs. Our thoughts, deeds and words return to us sooner or later with astounding accuracy. Florence Scovel Shinn
[ Accuracy Astounding Deeds Game Later Life Our Return Sooner Thoughts Us Words]
Here's the point to be made - there are no synonyms. There are no two words that mean exactly the same thing. Theodore Sturgeon
[ Exactly Here Made Mean Point Same Synonyms Thing Two Words]
It is especially important to encourage unorthodox thinking when the situation is critical: At such moments every new word and fresh thought is more precious than gold. Indeed, people must not be deprived of the right to think their own thoughts. Boris Yeltsin
[ Critical Deprived Encourage Especially Every Fresh Gold Important Indeed Moments More Must New Own Precious Right Situation Such Than Their Think Thinking Thought Thoughts Unorthodox Word]
Faithfulness to the past can be a kind of death above ground. Writing of the past is a resurrection; the past then lives in your words and you are free. Jessamyn West
[ Above Death Faithfulness Free Ground Kind Lives Past Resurrection Then Words Writing Your]
They thought that I was a man with reasonable judgment, so I was never under pressure from my parents; I could do whatever I wanted. I never had a negative word from them, nothing whatsoever. Shimon Peres
[ Could Had Judgment Man Negative Never Nothing Parents Pressure Reasonable Them Thought Under Wanted Whatever Whatsoever Word]
I think words come between the spectator and the picture. Howard Hodgkin
[ Between Come Picture Spectator Think Words]
Words, which are the dress of thoughts, deserve surely more care than clothes, which are only the dress of the person. Philip Stanhope
[ Care Clothes Deserve Dress More Only Person Surely Than Thoughts Which Words]
Somewhere we know that without silence words lose their meaning, that without listening speaking no longer heals, that without distance closeness cannot cure. Henri Nouwen
[ Cannot Closeness Cure Distance Heals Know Listening Longer Lose Meaning Silence Somewhere Speaking Their Without Words]
In the revolt against idealism, the ambiguities of the word experience have been perceived, with the result that realists have more and more avoided the word. Bertrand Russell
[ Against Ambiguities Avoided Been Experience Idealism More Perceived Realists Result Revolt Word]
Also there's two sides of it, I mean, a band like us, at our level and the way we have to promote ourselves and usually radio just completely turns their back on us, at the same time I think Mp3s help promote us somewhat, spreading the word about the album and stuff. Kenny Hickey
[ Album Also Back Band Completely Help Just Level Mean Our Ourselves Promote Radio Same Sides Somewhat Spreading Stuff Their Think Time Turns Two Us Usually Way Word]
The fact that life evolved out of nearly nothing, some 10 billion years after the universe evolved out of literally nothing, is a fact so staggering that I would be mad to attempt words to do it justice. Richard Dawkins
[ After Attempt Billion Evolved Fact Justice Life Literally Mad Nearly Nothing Out Some Staggering Universe Words Would Years]
When I hear the word culture - I release the safety-catch of my Browning. Hanns Johst
[ Browning Culture Hear Release Word]
It became evident to me that there was a very serious political element at work. I know that the term impeachment was bandied about. I do not believe, however, that the word was used with the ferocity it was more recently or that it was in the Nixon years. Fred F. Fielding
[ Bandied Became Believe Element Evident Ferocity However Impeachment Know More Nixon Political Recently Serious Term Used Very Word Work Years]
Learning another language is not only learning different words for the same things, but learning another way to think about things. Flora Lewis
[ Another Different Language Learning Only Same Things Think Way Words]
I try to write in plain brown blocks of American speech but occasionally set in an ancient word or a strange word just to startle the reader a little bit and to break up the monotony of the plain American cadence. James Laughlin
[ American Ancient Bit Blocks Break Brown Just Little Monotony Occasionally Plain Reader Set Speech Startle Strange Try Up Word Write]
I prefer the word 'homemaker' because 'housewife' always implies that there may be a wife someplace else. Bella Abzug
[ Always Because Else Homemaker Housewife Implies May Prefer Someplace Wife Word]
If words are not things, or maps are not the actual territory, then, obviously, the only possible link between the objective world and the linguistic world is found in structure, and structure alone. Alfred Korzybski
[ Actual Alone Between Found Linguistic Link Maps Objective Obviously Only Possible Structure Territory Then Things Words World]
The attitude of the actor is his interpretation of what he reads, and the written word is what creates the role in the actor's mind, and I guess in reading the things that were given to me, I reacted as you guys saw me, you know. Gene Barry
[ Actor Attitude Creates Given Guess Guys His Interpretation Know Mind Reacted Reading Reads Role Saw Things Were Word Written]
The word courage - God, I love that word. Words are so important to me. Peter Fonda
[ Courage God Important Love Word Words]
Certainly, last year we did an episode about the census and sampling versus a direct statistic. You just said the word "census," and people fall asleep. Aaron Sorkin
[ Asleep Census Certainly Did Direct Episode Fall Just Last Said Sampling Statistic Versus Word Year]
And I pray thee, loving Jesus, that as Thou hast graciously given me to drink in with delight the words of Thy knowledge, so Thou wouldst mercifully grant me to attain one day to Thee, the fountain of all wisdom and to appear forever before Thy face. Venerable Bede
[ Appear Attain Before Day Delight Drink Face Forever Fountain Given Graciously Grant Hast Jesus Knowledge Loving Mercifully Pray Thee Thou Thy Wisdom Words]
There are only two forces in the world, the sword and the spirit. In the long run the sword will always be conquered by the spirit. Napoleon Bonaparte
[ Always Conquered Forces Long Only Run Spirit Sword Two Will World]
The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out. Stephen King
[ Ashamed Because Brought Diminish Feelings Get Hardest Head Important Living More Most Out Say Seem Shrink Size Than Things Timeless Words Your]
I don't know why you use a fancy French word like detente when there's a good English phrase for it - cold war. Golda Meir
[ Cold Detente English Fancy French Good Know Phrase Use War Why Word]
A thousand words will not leave so deep an impression as one deed. Henrik Ibsen
[ Deed Deep Impression Leave Thousand Will Words]
We die in proportion to the words we fling around us. Emile M. Cioran
[ Around Die Fling Proportion Us Words]
The sword the body wounds, sharp words the mind. Menander
[ Body Mind Sharp Sword Words Wounds]
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society. John Adams
[ Abuse Been Chicanery Division Faction Great Instrument Party Society Words]
Writing for young children I find I often use particular jokes with words and exaggerated, funny events, but some of these haunt the more complex stories for older children too. Margaret Mahy
[ Children Complex Events Exaggerated Find Funny Haunt Jokes More Often Older Particular Some Stories These Too Use Words Writing Young]
Poetry should... should strike the reader as a wording of his own highest thoughts, and appear almost a remembrance. John Keats Poetry
[ Almost Appear Highest His Own Poetry Reader Remembrance Should Strike Thoughts Wording]
Puns are a form of humor with words. Guillermo Cabrera Infante Humor
[ Form Humor Puns Words]
You need the words, you need the script, you need the material, you need the commitment, you need the passion, it's like we depend on writers, we depend on producers, directors depend on us and once things are in the divine order as they happen. Nia Long
[ Commitment Depend Directors Divine Happen Material Need Once Order Passion Producers Script Things Us Words Writers]
Kind thoughts are rarer than either kind words or deeds. They imply a great deal of thinking about others. This in itself is rare. But they also imply a great deal of thinking about others without the thoughts being criticisms. This is rarer still. Frederick William Faber
[ Also Being Criticisms Deal Deeds Either Great Imply Itself Kind Others Rare Rarer Still Than Thinking Thoughts Without Words]
I have never had a problem with people not being able to understand the words and the meanings in Titus. Julie Taymor
[ Able Being Had Meanings Never Problem Titus Understand Words]
I discipline churchgoers with godly lessons and sharp words if they do not change their ways. My goal is to open their hearts so that they seek forgiveness. William Brewster
[ Change Discipline Forgiveness Goal Godly Hearts Lessons Open Seek Sharp Their Ways Words]
The Roman Code was merely an enunciation in words of the existing customs of the Roman people. Henry James Sumner Maine
[ Code Customs Existing Merely Roman Words]
The anvil of justice is planted firm, and fate who makes the sword does the forging in advance. Aeschylus
[ Advance Anvil Does Fate Firm Forging Justice Makes Planted Sword]
I have no words for my reality. Max Frisch
[ Reality Words]
Kids enjoy laughing and are seldom bored when they find something funny. They also ask questions, often to adults, because they understand that the more words they can comprehend about a funny story or a joke, the more they'll enjoy it. Brian P. Cleary
[ Adults Also Ask Because Bored Comprehend Enjoy Find Funny Joke Kids Laughing More Often Questions Seldom Something Story Understand Words]
I'm the Latin artist who has been the most successful in history at representing the Latin culture. The stylings of my words are immodest, but it's the truth. Julio Iglesias
[ Artist Been Culture History Immodest Latin Most Representing Successful Truth Words]
And what is the potential man, after all? Is he not the sum of all that is human? Divine, in other words? Henry Miller
[ After Divine Human Man Other Potential Sum Words]
To the extent that the United States has, I don't like the word hegemony, the United States has influence around the world, I don't think that's based on to any significant degree on the fact that countries use the dollar as their major reserve. Robert C. Solomon
[ Any Around Based Countries Degree Dollar Extent Fact Hegemony Influence Major Reserve Significant States Their Think United Use Word World]
If the word 'No' was removed from the English language, Ian Paisley would be speechless. John Hume
[ English Ian Language Paisley Removed Speechless Word Would]
Living is strife and torment, disappointment and love and sacrifice, golden sunsets and black storms. I said that some time ago, and today I do not think I would add one word. Laurence Olivier
[ Add Ago Black Disappointment Golden Living Love Sacrifice Said Some Storms Strife Sunsets Think Time Today Torment Word Would]
TV - a clever contraction derived from the words Terrible Vaudeville. However, it is our latest medium - we call it a medium because nothing's well done. Goodman Ace
[ Because Call Clever Contraction Derived Done However Latest Medium Nothing Our Terrible Tv Vaudeville Well Words]
If you are of the opinion that the contemplation of suicide is sufficient evidence of a poetic nature, do not forget that actions speak louder than words. Fran Lebowitz
[ Actions Contemplation Evidence Forget Louder Nature Opinion Poetic Speak Sufficient Suicide Than Words]
How strangely do we diminish a thing as soon as we try to express it in words. Maurice Maeterlinck
[ Diminish Express How Soon Strangely Thing Try Words]
In other words, the better they did on the IQ test, the worse they did on the practical test and the better they did on the practical tests, the worse they did on the IQ test. Robert Sternberg
[ Better Did Iq Other Practical Test Tests Words Worse]
People only stutter at the beginning of the word. They're not afraid when they get to the end of the word. There's just regret. Laurie Anderson
[ Afraid Beginning End Get Just Only Regret Stutter Word]
I write short, my words tight to the thread of the narrative. Carmen Laforet
[ Narrative Short Thread Tight Words Write]
If you do build a great experience, customers tell each other about that. Word of mouth is very powerful. Jeff Bezos
[ Build Customers Each Experience Great Mouth Other Powerful Tell Very Word]
They are no longer going to serve you well. You have to commit. I think the biggest word is commit. I hear women say to me all the time, and men - I want to, I want to. Suzanne Somers
[ Biggest Commit Going Hear Longer Men Say Serve Think Time Want Well Women Word]
The word poet literally means maker: anything which is not well made doesn't exist. Theophile Gautier
[ Anything Exist Literally Made Maker Means Poet Well Which Word]
It's a pretty sure thing that the player's bat is what speaks loudest when it's contract time, but there are moments when the glove has the last word. Brooks Robinson
[ Bat Contract Glove Last Loudest Moments Player Pretty Speaks Sure Thing Time Word]
Vietnam is often called our only uncensored war, but that only means that the government wasn't vetting the pictures and words. Bruce Jackson
[ Called Government Means Often Only Our Pictures Uncensored Vietnam War Words]
Words cannot describe the indignation a proud woman feels for her sex in disfranchisement. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Cannot Describe Feels Her Indignation Proud Sex Woman Words]
I can think of a lot of words to describe Senator Kerry's position on Iraq; "consistent" is not one of them. Dick Cheney
[ Consistent Describe Iraq Kerry Lot Position Senator Them Think Words]
Those who have the strength and the love to sit with a dying patient in the silence that goes beyond words will know that this moment is neither frightening nor painful, but a peaceful cessation of the functioning of the body. Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
[ Beyond Body Cessation Dying Frightening Functioning Goes Know Love Moment Neither Nor Painful Patient Peaceful Silence Sit Strength Those Will Words]
I merged those two words, black and feminist, because I was surrounded by black women who were very tough and and who always assumed they had to work and rear children and manage homes. Toni Morrison
[ Always Assumed Because Black Children Feminist Had Homes Manage Merged Rear Surrounded Those Tough Two Very Were Women Words Work]
Words can never adequately convey the incredible impact of our attitudes toward life. The longer I live the more convinced I become that life is 10 percent what happens to us and 90 percent how we respond to it. Charles R. Swindoll
[ Adequately Attitudes Become Convey Convinced Happens How Impact Incredible Life Live Longer More Never Our Percent Respond Toward Us Words]
I think the word soul has gotta come into it. Music that's created just for consuming lacks that soul, that swing, that feeling. Michelle Shocked
[ Come Consuming Created Feeling Gotta Into Just Lacks Music Soul Swing Think Word]
The word 'Antichrist', to me, is the collective disbelief in god. Marilyn Manson
[ Antichrist Collective Disbelief God Word]
And what do Democrats stand for, if they are so ready to defame concerned citizens as the "mob" - a word betraying a Marie Antoinette delusion of superiority to ordinary mortals. I thought my party was populist, attentive to the needs and wishes of those outside the power structure. And as a product of the 1960s, I thought the Democratic party was passionately committed to freedom of thought and speech. Camille Paglia
[ Antoinette Attentive Betraying Citizens Committed Concerned Delusion Democratic Democrats Freedom Marie Mob Mortals Needs Ordinary Outside Party Passionately Populist Power Product Ready Speech Stand Structure Superiority Those ]
You have to give directors and cinematographers a word blueprint for visuals, but I had to learn that from experience. Steven Bochco
[ Blueprint Directors Experience Give Had Learn Visuals Word]
You are going to use this courtroom to kill me? I am going to fight for my life one way or another. You should let me do it with words. Charles Manson
[ Am Another Courtroom Fight Going Kill Life Should Use Way Words]
Some guy hit my fender, and I told him, 'Be fruitful and multiply,' but not in those words. Woody Allen
[ Fender Fruitful Guy Him Hit Multiply Some Those Told Words]
Final thoughts are so, you know, final. Let's call them closing words. Craig Armstrong
[ Call Closing Final Know Them Thoughts Words]
Metaphors are dangerous. Love begins with a metaphor. Which is to say, love begins at the point when a woman enters her first word into our poetic memory. Milan Kundera
[ Begins Dangerous Enters First Her Into Love Memory Metaphor Metaphors Our Poetic Point Say Which Woman Word]
The secret of joy in work is contained in one word - excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it. Pearl S. Buck
[ Contained Enjoy Excellence How Joy Know Secret Something Well Word Work]
Telling your story out loud is the way human beings communicate. We don't normally think up words, translate how to spell them and then move our fingers up and down over this randomly arranged set of keys to make the same letters appear on a screen. Kevin J. Anderson
[ Appear Arranged Beings Communicate Down Fingers How Human Keys Letters Loud Make Move Normally Our Out Over Randomly Same Screen Set Spell Story Telling Them Then Think Translate Up Way Words Your]
Next to the Word of God, the noble art of music is the greatest treasure in the world. Martin Luther
[ Art God Greatest Music Next Noble Treasure Word World]
It's a word called symbiotic, you send the messages and it comes back in return. Together, it's a wonderful thing, it's why television is so great and film can never reach. Robert Stack
[ Back Called Comes Film Great Messages Never Reach Return Send Symbiotic Television Thing Together Why Wonderful Word]
For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been'. John Greenleaf Whittier
[ Been Might Pen Sad Saddest These Tongue Words]
I grew up in an atmosphere where words were an integral part of culture. Wole Soyinka
[ Atmosphere Culture Grew Integral Part Up Were Where Words]
Everything that Traffic ever did, I'd give Steve a complete lyric, titled, written out with the verse, the bridge, the shape and rhyme and then Steve had to figure out how the meter of the words would fit musically. Jim Capaldi
[ Bridge Complete Did Ever Everything Figure Fit Give Had How Lyric Meter Musically Out Rhyme Shape Steve Then Titled Traffic Verse Words Would Written]
Who knows what true loneliness is - not the conventional word but the naked terror? To the lonely themselves it wears a mask. The most miserable outcast hugs some memory or some illusion. Joseph Conrad
[ Conventional Hugs Illusion Knows Loneliness Lonely Mask Memory Miserable Most Naked Outcast Some Terror Themselves True Wears Word]
Now between the meanings of words and their sounds there is ordinarily no discoverable relation except one of accident; and it is therefore miraculous, to the mystic, when words which make sense can also make a uniform objective structure of accents and rhymes. John C. Ransom
[ Accents Accident Also Between Discoverable Except Make Meanings Miraculous Mystic Now Objective Ordinarily Relation Rhymes Sense Sounds Structure Their Therefore Uniform Which Words]
What President Bush has done speaks more than words about his feeling of compassion and commitment to people. Thad Cochran
[ Bush Commitment Compassion Done Feeling His More President Speaks Than Words]
I had pro offers from the Detroit Lions and Green Bay Packers, who were pretty hard up for linemen in those days. If I had gone into professional football the name Jerry Ford might have been a household word today. Gerald R. Ford Sports
[ Bay Been Days Detroit Football Ford Gone Green Had Hard Household Into Jerry Lions Might Name Offers Packers Pretty Pro Professional Those Today Up Were Word]
What's really interesting about that is that a lot of these words that were incendiary in their time now seem almost harmless and laughable, because they have this archaic quality. Philip Kaufman
[ Almost Archaic Because Harmless Interesting Laughable Lot Now Quality Really Seem Their These Time Were Words]
In other words, I have no truck for anyone who goes out and does an eclectic building. Minoru Yamasaki
[ Anyone Building Does Eclectic Goes Other Out Truck Words]
It hurts the spirit, somehow, to read the word environments, when the plural means that there are so many alternatives there to be sorted through, as in a market, and voted on. Lewis Thomas
[ Alternatives Environments Hurts Many Market Means Plural Read Somehow Sorted Spirit Through Voted Word]
It's only words... unless they're true. David Mamet
[ Only True Unless Words]
I am known to be able to take care of myself when I become angry. I don't mince words. Ethel Merman
[ Able Am Angry Become Care Known Mince Myself Take Words]
Other than that one year, Salon has been very cautious about the way it spends money. For instance, since last year, we've had virtually no marketing budget. It's just word of mouth. And our circulation continues to grow that way by breaking news stories. David Talbot
[ Been Breaking Budget Cautious Circulation Continues Grow Had Instance Just Last Marketing Money Mouth News Other Our Salon Since Spends Stories Than Very Virtually Way Word Year]
We are not going to achieve a new world order without paying for it in blood as well as in words and money. Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.
[ Achieve Blood Going Money New Order Paying Well Without Words World]
There are worse words than cuss words, there are words that hurt. Tillie Olsen
[ Cuss Hurt Than Words Worse]
Instead of art I have taught philosophy. Though technique for me is a big word, I never have taught how to paint. All my doing was to make people to see. Josef Albers
[ Art Big Doing How Instead Make Never Paint Philosophy See Taught Technique Though Word]
I see no marks of Wordsworths style of writing or style of thinking in my own work, yet Wordsworth is a constant presence when I write about human beings and their relations to the natural world. J. M. Coetzee
[ Beings Constant Human Marks Natural Own Presence Relations See Style Their Thinking Wordsworth Work World Write Writing Yet]
Good shot, bad luck and hell are the five basic words to be used in a game of tennis, though these, of course, can be slightly amplified. Virginia Graham
[ Amplified Bad Basic Course Five Game Good Hell Luck Shot Slightly Tennis These Though Used Words]
Golf is fundamentally about being honest. I see people hit eight shots and tell me they shot five. I never say a word. It is a reminder to me of what is at stake. Martin Sheen
[ Being Eight Five Fundamentally Golf Hit Honest Never Reminder Say See Shot Shots Stake Tell Word]
Words of wisdom are spoken by children at least as often as scientists. James Newman
[ Children Least Often Scientists Spoken Wisdom Words]
They're my favorite two words these days: Oscar reject. Linda Fiorentino
[ Days Favorite Oscar Reject These Two Words]
We need to pray and read the Bible every day, and regardless of whatever else happens to you, that tends to keep you close to Him, because you are constantly in touch through His Word. Cliff Richard
[ Because Bible Close Constantly Day Else Every Happens Him His Keep Need Pray Read Regardless Tends Through Touch Whatever Word]
Originality is not seen in single words or even in sentences. Originality is the sum total of a man's thinking or his writing. Isaac Bashevis Singer
[ Even His Man Originality Seen Sentences Single Sum Thinking Total Words Writing]
Word - that invisible dagger. Emile M. Cioran
[ Dagger Invisible Word]
I love words. Susannah McCorkle
[ Love Words]
All free men, wherever they may live, are citizens of Berlin. And therefore, as a free man, I take pride in the words "Ich bin ein Berliner!" John F. Kennedy
[ Berlin Bin Citizens Free Live Man May Men Pride Take Therefore Wherever Words]
No, but I've always felt that with true talent, and a commitment to hard work, it is possible to achieve an enduring respect and appreciation. In other words, I don't take my fans for granted. John Fogerty
[ Achieve Always Appreciation Commitment Enduring Fans Felt Granted Hard Other Possible Respect Take Talent True Words Work]
Question everything. Every stripe, every star, every word spoken. Everything. Ernest Gaines
[ Every Everything Question Spoken Star Stripe Word]
It's an extraordinary thing about Mozart is that you never tire of him... he never bores me, and he doesn't... not only bore me, that's too strong a word. Peter Shaffer
[ Bore Bores Extraordinary Him Mozart Never Only Strong Thing Tire Too Word]
We are all equal on this floor, and a senator must keep his word. Mike Mansfield
[ Equal Floor His Keep Must Senator Word]
Words are cheap. The biggest thing you can say is 'elephant'. Charlie Chaplin
[ Biggest Cheap Elephant Say Thing Words]
However, those who have used those words use half the sentence to fit their purpose, which, of course, I believe is to discredit me and the new Nation of Islam that has come up around me. Louis Farrakhan
[ Around Believe Come Course Discredit Fit Half However Islam Nation New Purpose Sentence Their Those Up Use Used Which Words]
We are the kind of people who obsess over one word... but we have only one shot to get it right in concert. It was hard the first time I practiced with them. I was so nervous that my vocal chords were paralyzed for about a half-hour. Amy Tan
[ Chords Concert First Get Half-Hour Hard Kind Nervous Obsess Only Over Paralyzed Practiced Right Shot Them Time Vocal Were Word]
Shaw is like a train. One just speaks the words and sits in one's place. But Shakespeare is like bathing in the sea - one swims where one wants. Vivien Leigh
[ Bathing Just Place Sea Shakespeare Shaw Sits Speaks Swims Train Wants Where Words]
The stitch of a book is its words. Rumer Godden
[ Book Stitch Words]
If I'm not at my study by 10:00, 10:30, forget it, I can't write a word. Peter O'Toole
[ Forget Study Word Write]
"Stay" is a charming word in a friend's vocabulary. Louisa May Alcott
[ Charming Friend Stay Vocabulary Word]
Oh, definitely and you know you take the bitter with the sweet but the benefits far outweigh the burdens of what I've been able to do for my family, my word. Star Jones
[ Able Been Benefits Bitter Burdens Definitely Family Far Know Oh Outweigh Sweet Take Word]
We do not have a functioning market in the true sense of the word in health care. That's a layer of transparency that's sorely needed in America. Paul Ryan
[ America Care Functioning Health Layer Market Needed Sense Sorely Transparency True Word]
The word was enough. It ran like fire along the line, from man to man, and rose into a shout, with which they sprang forward upon the enemy, now not 30 yards away. Joshua Chamberlain
[ Along Away Enemy Enough Fire Forward Into Line Man Now Ran Rose Shout Sprang Upon Which Word Yards]
Conversation would be vastly improved by the constant use of four simple words: I do not know. Andre Maurois
[ Constant Conversation Four Improved Know Simple Use Vastly Words Would]
Lyric writing is an interesting process in Sonic Youth. There's three people writing now, and we've all had a lot of interest and involvement with expression through words. Thurston Moore
[ Expression Had Interest Interesting Involvement Lot Lyric Now Process Sonic Three Through Words Writing Youth]
I jokingly refer to the word "gourmet" as the "g" word. Arthur Schwartz
[ Gourmet Refer Word]
For a season, a gifted speaker can inspire with his words, but for a lifetime John McCain has inspired with his deeds. Sarah Palin
[ Deeds Gifted His Inspire Inspired John Lifetime Mccain Season Speaker Words]
On becoming more acquainted with the word of the Bible, I began to understand so much more of what I had been taught, and of what I had learned about life and about the people in mine. Duke Ellington
[ Acquainted Becoming Been Began Bible Had Learned Life Mine More Much Taught Understand Word]
Television? The word is half Greek, half Latin. No good can come of it. C. P. Scott
[ Come Good Greek Half Latin Television Word]
Lots of people want to have written; they don't want to write. In other words, they want to see their name on the front cover of a book and their grinning picture on the back. But this is what comes at the end of a job, not at the beginning. Elizabeth George
[ Back Beginning Book Comes Cover End Front Grinning Job Lots Name Other Picture See Their Want Words Write Written]
In other words, a democratic government is the only one in which those who vote for a tax can escape the obligation to pay it. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ Democratic Escape Government Obligation Only Other Pay Tax Those Vote Which Words]
I hate the word 'hippy'. I hate a lot of people, and hippies don't do that! Shannon Hoon
[ Hate Hippies Hippy Lot Word]
The Church is the new creation, it is life and joy, it is the sacramental fellowship in which we share the ultimate purpose of God, made real for us now in our hearing the Word and sharing the Sacrament. Rowan D. Williams
[ Church Creation Fellowship God Hearing Joy Life Made New Now Our Purpose Real Sacrament Sacramental Share Sharing Ultimate Us Which Word]
I enjoy those small chats you have when people come up and talk to you about your work. It only involves a few seconds of effort to be nice to those people, and I am very grateful for the kind words that people have taken the trouble to express to me in person. Helena Bonham Carter
[ Am Come Effort Enjoy Express Few Grateful Involves Kind Nice Only Person Seconds Small Taken Talk Those Trouble Up Very Words Work Your]
One word from Chairman Mao is worth ten thousand from others. His every statement is truth. We must carry out those we that understand as well as those we don't. Lin Biao
[ Carry Chairman Every His Mao Must Others Out Statement Ten Those Thousand Truth Understand Well Word Worth]
I haven't much opinion of words. They're apt to set fire to a dry tongue, that's what I say. Ellen Glasgow
[ Apt Dry Fire Haven Much Opinion Say Set Tongue Words]
One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words than prose. Voltaire Poetry
[ Deny Few Fewer Merit More Persons Poetry Prose Says Than Will Words]
Wit in women is apt to have bad consequences; like a sword without a scabbard, it wounds the wearer and provokes assailants. Elizabeth Montagu
[ Apt Bad Consequences Provokes Sword Wearer Wit Without Women Wounds]
One man's "magic" is another man's engineering. "Supernatural" is a null word. Robert A. Heinlein
[ Another Engineering Magic Man Supernatural Word]
I am for peace, retrenchment and reform, the watchword of the great Liberal Party thirty years ago. John Bright
[ Ago Am Great Liberal Party Peace Reform Thirty Years]
Words, yes, formulating things, creating something from your heart, it is something very necessary, yes. Sophie Marceau
[ Creating Formulating Heart Necessary Something Things Very Words Yes Your]
Idolizing is a strong word, though. I'm happy that people respond well to the work I'm doing now. If anyone admires what I'm doing in any way, then I'm really proud of it. Scott Wolf
[ Admires Any Anyone Doing Happy Now Proud Really Respond Strong Then Though Way Well Word Work]
"Therefore" is a word the poet must not know. Andre Gide Poetry
[ Know Must Poet Therefore Word]
It's one of my strongest dance pieces - having just done Play Without Words which was veering away from a lot of dance - I thought it would be nice to go back to something with almost the most dance I'd done. Matthew Bourne
[ Almost Away Back Dance Done Go Having Just Lot Most Nice Pieces Play Something Strongest Thought Veering Which Without Words Would]
The pen is mightier than the sword if the sword is very short, and the pen is very sharp. Terry Pratchett
[ Mightier Pen Sharp Short Sword Than Very]
In the silence of night I have often wished for just a few words of love from one man, rather than the applause of thousands of people. Judy Garland
[ Applause Few Just Love Man Night Often Rather Silence Than Thousands Wished Words]
So far as I can remember, there is not one word in the Gospels in praise of intelligence. Bertrand Russell
[ Far Gospels Intelligence Praise Remember Word]
I have written a few children's books. The first book that I wrote was for children. It was called "The Package", and it was a mystery story in pictures. It had no words. Laurie Anderson
[ Book Books Called Children Few First Had Mystery Package Pictures Story Words Written Wrote]
The power of the word in Morocco belonged to men and to the authorities. No one asked the point of view of poor people or women. Tahar Ben Jelloun
[ Asked Authorities Belonged Men Morocco Point Poor Power View Women Word]
I have my warts. I sometimes say things that get me in trouble. In other words, I lead with my heart and not my head. That's the only chance we have against George Bush. Howard Dean
[ Against Bush Chance George Get Head Heart Lead Only Other Say Sometimes Things Trouble Warts Words]
A few words of Hindi appear here or there, but it's all Urdu. I feel that if the popular culture, which is what Hindi films are, uses Urdu, it's not going to diminish. Ismail Merchant
[ Appear Culture Diminish Feel Few Films Going Here Hindi Popular Urdu Uses Which Words]
Although by 1851 tales of adventure had begun to seem antiquated, they had rendered a large service to the course of literature: they had removed the stigma, for the most part, from the word novel. Carl Clinton Van Doren
[ Adventure Although Antiquated Begun Course Had Large Literature Most Novel Part Removed Rendered Seem Service Stigma Tales Word]
It is not whether your words or actions are tough or gentle; it is the spirit behind your actions and words that announces your inner state. Rene Char
[ Actions Behind Gentle Inner Spirit State Tough Whether Words Your]
Do not the most moving moments of our lives find us without words? Marcel Marceau
[ Find Lives Moments Most Moving Our Us Without Words]
Without a sign, his sword the brave man draws, and asks no omen, but his country's cause. Homer
[ Asks Brave Cause Country Draws His Man Omen Sign Sword Without]
If you live through the initial stage of fame and get past it, and remember thats not who you are. If you live past that, then you have a hope of maybe learning how to spell the word artist. Patrick Swayze
[ Artist Fame Get Hope How Initial Learning Live Maybe Past Remember Spell Stage Thats Then Through Word]
I hate the whole race. There is no believing a word they say, your professional poets, I mean there never existed a more worthless set than Byron and his friends for example. Arthur Wellesley
[ Believing Byron Example Existed Friends Hate His Mean More Never Poets Professional Race Say Set Than Whole Word Worthless Your]
We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves. John Locke
[ Disputes Fewer Great Ideas Only Our Should Signs Taken Themselves Things Were Words World]
I wouldn't write a book, because saying the word I over and over again would nauseate me. John Kluge
[ Again Because Book Over Saying Word Would Write]
We work with every one of them to see if their character wouldn't say a certain thing or if something is worded awkwardly - we work with them to rectify that. Simon Pegg
[ Certain Character Every Rectify Say See Something Their Them Thing Work]
Man only plays when in the full meaning of the word he is a man, and he is only completely a man when he plays. Friedrich Schiller
[ Completely Full Man Meaning Only Plays Word]
Once we have learned to read, meaning of words can somehow register without consciousness. Katherine Mansfield
[ Consciousness Learned Meaning Once Read Register Somehow Without Words]
Don't hate the word, playa; hate the dictionary. Brian Celio
[ Dictionary Hate Word]
We don't know anything about racism. We've never experienced it. If words can make a difference in your life for seven minutes, how would it affect you if you heard this every day of your life? Jane Elliott
[ Affect Anything Day Difference Every Experienced Heard How Know Life Make Minutes Never Racism Seven Words Would Your]
To make it more familiar to me, I ended up treating my swordplay scenes like choreography. So it was, 'One and two and three and four and five, and turn and step and down and up and lunge.' Catherine Zeta-Jones
[ Choreography Down Ended Familiar Five Four Make More Scenes Step Three Treating Turn Two Up]
Neither the wording of the amendment itself nor common practice challenged the widely held belief that government guaranteed freedom of religion, not freedom from religion. Linda Chavez
[ Amendment Belief Challenged Common Freedom Government Guaranteed Held Itself Neither Nor Practice Religion Widely Wording]
I can only speak for myself, and hope people hear my words and see me on television speaking for myself. And, hopefully, they'll be able to make their own judgment. And at the end of the day, I just want my work to speak for itself. Jennifer Lopez
[ Able Day End Hear Hope Hopefully Itself Judgment Just Make Myself Only Own See Speak Speaking Television Their Want Words Work]
In other words, for every 10 enemy you kill you bring on 20 new recruits to their anti-coalition cause then essentially you are working against yourself. John Abizaid
[ Against Bring Cause Enemy Essentially Every Kill New Other Their Then Words Working Yourself]
As great minds have the faculty of saying a great deal in a few words, so lesser minds have a talent of talking much, and saying nothing. Francois de La Rochefoucauld
[ Deal Faculty Few Great Lesser Minds Much Nothing Saying Talent Talking Words]
This was the man, this Balaam, I say, was the man, who desired to die the death of the righteous, and that his last end might be like his; and this was the state of his mind when he pronounced these words. Joseph Butler
[ Death Desired Die End His Last Man Might Mind Pronounced Righteous Say State These Words]
I like reading my bible, I like bible studies where I get together with others and talk about the word of God and how it relates to us and how we can change to become more like him. Bernhard Langer
[ Become Bible Change Get God Him How More Others Reading Relates Studies Talk Together Us Where Word]
It's a lot easier to do good work when you have good words to say and work with good people. Mark Harmon
[ Easier Good Lot Say Words Work]
Words are potent weapons for all causes, good or bad. Manly Hall
[ Bad Causes Good Potent Weapons Words]
More by example than by word, my father taught me logical reasoning, compassion, love of others, honesty, and discipline applied with understanding. Paul D. Boyer
[ Applied Compassion Discipline Example Father Honesty Logical Love More Others Reasoning Taught Than Understanding Word]
When I have a terrible need of - shall I say the word - religion. Then I go out and paint the stars. Vincent Van Gogh Nature
[ Go Need Out Paint Religion Say Shall Stars Terrible Then Word]
'Worry' is a word that I don't allow myself to use. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Allow Myself Use Word Worry]
I enjoy looking at words on paper and visualizing how to make them come to life. As a director, the creative process is really amazing. Alfonso Ribeiro
[ Amazing Come Creative Director Enjoy How Life Looking Make Paper Process Really Them Visualizing Words]
Words make you think a thought. Music makes you feel a feeling. A song makes you feel a thought. E. Y. Harburg
[ Feel Feeling Make Makes Music Song Think Thought Words]
Sanctions and negotiations can be very ineffective, and indeed foolish, unless the people you are talking with and negotiating with and trying to reach agreements with are people who can be trusted to keep their word. Caspar Weinberger
[ Agreements Foolish Indeed Ineffective Keep Negotiating Negotiations Reach Sanctions Talking Their Trusted Trying Unless Very Word]
Words are often seen hunting for an idea, but ideas are never seen hunting for words. Josh Billings
[ Hunting Idea Ideas Never Often Seen Words]
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
[ Afraid Belief Believe Create Fact Help Last Life Living Then These Will Words Worth Your]
Be not a slave of words. Thomas Carlyle
[ Slave Words]
Words like feminism or democracy scare me. They are words with barnacles on them, and you can't see what's underneath. William Collins
[ Democracy Feminism Scare See Them Underneath Words]
The most important word in the vocabulary of advertising is TEST. If you pretest your product with consumers, and pretest your advertising, you will do well in the marketplace. David Ogilvy
[ Advertising Consumers Important Marketplace Most Product Test Vocabulary Well Will Word Your]
Unlike Christianity, which preached a peace that it never achieved, Islam unashamedly came with a sword. Steven Runciman
[ Achieved Came Christianity Islam Never Peace Preached Sword Unlike Which]
The advantage is I have my family with me all the time. When your daughter takes her first steps or says her first words and your son is going through potty training, I'm not missing any of those things. Larry Dixon
[ Advantage Any Daughter Family First Going Her Missing Potty Says Son Steps Takes Things Those Through Time Training Words Your]
Progress is a nice word. But change is its motivator. And change has its enemies. Robert Kennedy
[ Change Enemies Motivator Nice Progress Word]
Man is a creature who lives not upon bread alone, but primarily by catchwords. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Alone Bread Creature Lives Man Primarily Upon]
I was a brat. It was crazy, I was very picky. In other words, I didn't take advantage of what was happening. Sherilyn Fenn
[ Advantage Brat Crazy Happening Other Picky Take Very Words]
Well, if storytelling is important, then your narrative ability, or your ability to put into words or use what someone else has put into words effectively, is important too. Howard Gardner
[ Ability Effectively Else Important Into Narrative Put Someone Storytelling Then Too Use Well Words Your]
My hope was that organizations would start including this range of skills in their training programs - in other words, offer an adult education in social and emotional intelligence. Daniel Goleman
[ Adult Education Emotional Hope Including Intelligence Offer Organizations Other Programs Range Skills Social Start Their Training Words Would]
When you're dealing with music without words, titles are more a means of identification than anything else. What's the point of getting lofty? Branford Marsalis
[ Anything Dealing Else Getting Identification Lofty Means More Music Point Than Titles Without Words]
The body says what words cannot. Martha Graham
[ Body Cannot Says Words]
Failure is a word that I simply don't accept. John H. Johnson
[ Accept Failure Simply Word]
Advice may not be good advice 10 or 15 years from now. Someone could tell you something years ago and it might not work now. The world is constantly changing. One word could mean something different today. Today you can't give advice to anyone. Roy Haynes
[ Advice Ago Anyone Changing Constantly Could Different Give Good May Mean Might Now Someone Something Tell Today Word Work World Years]
I've a problem with the word charity because I think that NGOs, as I prefer calling them, really do take the work of moral and social responsibilities that ought to be taken on by governments. Emma Thompson
[ Because Calling Charity Governments Moral Ngos Ought Prefer Problem Really Responsibilities Social Take Taken Them Think Word Work]
No day of my life passes without someone saying the words 'Monty Python' to me. It's not bad. Eric Idle
[ Bad Day Life Monty Passes Python Saying Someone Without Words]
When a film is created, it is created in a language, which is not only about words, but also the way that very language encodes our perception of the world, our understanding of it. Andrzej Wajda
[ Also Created Film Language Only Our Perception Understanding Very Way Which Words World]
We hear of the wealth of nations, of the powers of production, of the demand and supply of markets, and we forget that these words mean no more, if they mean any thing, then the happiness, and the labor, and the necessities of men. Francis Wright
[ Any Demand Forget Happiness Hear Labor Markets Mean Men More Nations Necessities Powers Production Supply Then These Thing Wealth Words]
Every word or concept, clear as it may seem to be, has only a limited range of applicability. Werner Heisenberg
[ Clear Concept Every Limited May Only Range Seem Word]
Writing is truly a creative art - putting word to a blank piece of paper and ending up with a full-fledged story rife with character and plot. William Shatner
[ Art Blank Character Creative Ending Paper Piece Plot Putting Rife Story Truly Up Word Writing]
The conception of two people living together for twenty-five years without having a cross word suggests a lack of spirit only to be admired in sheep. Alan Patrick Herbert
[ Admired Conception Cross Having Lack Living Only Sheep Spirit Suggests Together Twenty-Five Two Without Word Years]
I never play a villain that I don't have something I can either do or say so the audience sees there is something redeemable about them. In other words, I don't want to do evil for evil's sake. I don't want to do Jason slasher movies. There's no point in that. Brion James
[ Audience Either Evil Jason Movies Never Other Play Point Sake Say Sees Slasher Something Them Villain Want Words]
The most mysterious feminine factor, the existence that we men, we don't know. It's woman. It's feminine. That's what the sword is about. That's the symbolic meaning of the sword. Ang Lee
[ Existence Factor Feminine Know Meaning Men Most Mysterious Sword Symbolic Woman]
The glory of the old Irish nation, which in our hour will grow young and strong again. Should we fail, the country will not be worth more than it is now. The sword of famine is less sparing than the bayonet of the soldier. Thomas F. Meagher
[ Again Country Fail Famine Glory Grow Hour Irish Less More Nation Now Old Our Should Soldier Sparing Strong Sword Than Which Will Worth Young]
The Law is but words and paper without the hands of swords of men. James Harrington
[ Hands Law Men Paper Swords Without Words]
Deed, not words shall speak me. John Fletcher
[ Deed Shall Speak Words]
I live like a Hottentot. I cannot exchange one sensible word with anyone. Gustav Mahler
[ Anyone Cannot Exchange Live Sensible Word]
All I know is what the words know, and dead things, and that makes a handsome little sum, with a beginning and a middle and an end, as in the well-built phrase and the long sonata of the dead. Samuel Beckett
[ Beginning Dead End Handsome Know Little Long Makes Middle Phrase Sonata Sum Things Words]
You can change your world by changing your words... Remember, death and life are in the power of the tongue. Joel Osteen
[ Change Changing Death Life Power Remember Tongue Words World Your]
Words are not pebbles in alien juxtaposition. Learned Hand
[ Alien Juxtaposition Pebbles Words]
I loved playing Go Go, because the character's so extreme. And she's pretty close to my real character. Especially the fact that she liked her sword with a lot of accessories. Chiaki Kuriyama
[ Accessories Because Character Close Especially Extreme Fact Go Her Liked Lot Loved Playing Pretty Real She Sword]
When the time comes for your brain to process the information, the second word comes up faster than the first one. So when it's in your head, all of a sudden, it comes out backwards and you think of the word backwards. Bruce Jenner
[ Backwards Brain Comes Faster First Head Information Out Process Second Sudden Than Think Time Up Word Your]
Surely it is time to examine into the meaning of words and the nature of things, and to arrive at simple facts, not received upon the dictum of learned authorities, but upon attentive personal observation of what is passing around us. Francis Wright
[ Around Arrive Attentive Authorities Dictum Examine Facts Into Learned Meaning Nature Observation Passing Personal Received Simple Surely Things Time Upon Us Words]
Correcting it, I don't know; just shedding the light of day on it is a first major step, being one of the earliest generations not to just accept the words. Paul Kantner
[ Accept Being Correcting Day Earliest First Generations Just Know Light Major Shedding Step Words]
It caused more problems as a young kid, because the simple process of perceiving words on a piece of paper was hard for me. Many people think dyslexic people see things backwards. They don't see things backwards. Bruce Jenner
[ Backwards Because Caused Dyslexic Hard Kid Many More Paper Perceiving Piece Problems Process See Simple Things Think Words Young]
Shields were generally made of wood, covered with leather, or some similar substance. To secure them, in some sort, from being cut through by the sword, they were surrounded with a hoop of metal. Thomas Bulfinch
[ Being Covered Cut Generally Hoop Leather Made Metal Secure Shields Similar Some Sort Substance Surrounded Sword Them Through Were Wood]
God has stated in clear and concise language how He created the universe and we ought not to doubt His Word. Walter Lang
[ Clear Concise Created Doubt God His How Language Ought Stated Universe Word]
For success, the author must make the reader care about the destiny of the principals, and sustain this anxiety, or suspense, for about 100,000 words. Ken Follett
[ Anxiety Author Care Destiny Make Must Principals Reader Success Suspense Sustain Words]
The play is not in the words, it's in you! Stella Adler
[ Play Words]
The vow of celibacy is a matter of keeping one's word to Christ and the Church. a duty and a proof of the priest's inner maturity; it is the expression of his personal dignity. Pope John Paul II
[ Celibacy Christ Church Dignity Duty Expression His Inner Keeping Matter Maturity Personal Priest Proof Vow Word]
There's a certain arrogance to an actor who will look at a script and feel like, because the words are simple, maybe they can paraphrase it and make it better. Mary Steenburgen
[ Actor Arrogance Because Better Certain Feel Look Make Maybe Paraphrase Script Simple Will Words]
Usefulness! It is not a fascinating word, and the quality is not one of which the aspiring spirit can dream o' nights, yet on the stage it is the first thing to aim at. Ellen Terry
[ Aim Aspiring Dream Fascinating First Nights Quality Spirit Stage Thing Usefulness Which Word Yet]
You will reciprocally promise love, loyalty and matrimonial honesty. We only want for you this day that these words constitute the principle of your entire life and that with the help of divine grace you will observe these solemn vows that today, before God, you formulate. Pope John Paul II
[ Before Constitute Day Divine Entire Formulate God Grace Help Honesty Life Love Loyalty Observe Only Principle Promise Reciprocally Solemn These Today Vows Want Will Words Your]
Praying without ceasing is not ritualized, nor are there even words. It is a constant state of awareness of oneness with God. Peace Pilgrim
[ Awareness Ceasing Constant Even God Nor Oneness Praying State Without Words]
My training was that you fill in the canvas where it needs colour and polishing. You start with the words on the first night and keep adding bits of business. Ron Moody
[ Adding Bits Business Canvas Colour Fill First Keep Needs Night Polishing Start Training Where Words]
I don't begin a novel or a screenplay until I know the ending. And I don't mean only that I have to know what happens. I mean that I have to hear the actual sentences. I have to know what atmosphere the words convey. John Irving
[ Actual Atmosphere Begin Convey Ending Happens Hear Know Mean Novel Only Screenplay Sentences Until Words]
Lyricists play with words. Paul McCartney
[ Play Words]
I considered Nat King Cole to be a friend and, in many ways, a mentor. He always had words of profound advice. Diahann Carroll
[ Advice Always Cole Considered Friend Had King Many Mentor Nat Profound Ways Words]
It is an excellent rule to be observed in all disputes, that men should give soft words and hard arguments; that they should not so much strive to vex as to convince each other. John Wilkins
[ Arguments Convince Disputes Each Excellent Give Hard Men Much Observed Other Rule Should Soft Strive Words]
Fun wouldn't be the right word... it was the most difficult, challenging, physical, extraordinary stretch I've ever had to make, in all those wild regards. Uma Thurman
[ Challenging Difficult Ever Extraordinary Fun Had Make Most Physical Regards Right Stretch Those Wild Word]
Never use a big word when a little filthy one will do. Johnny Carson
[ Big Filthy Little Never Use Will Word]
Not every song I write is ecstasy. And it can happen only one time. After that, when you sing the same melody and words, it's pleasure, but you don't get wiped out. Paul Simon
[ After Ecstasy Every Get Happen Melody Only Out Pleasure Same Sing Song Time Wiped Words Write]
They had the music being piped right out on the street. I'd be three or four blocks from there and I couldn't get there fast enough because I'd hear old Joe holler them words. Jay McShann
[ Because Being Blocks Enough Fast Four Get Had Hear Holler Joe Music Old Out Right Street Them Three Words]
I grew up in a tough neighborhood and we used to say you can get further with a kind word and a gun than just a kind word. David Mamet
[ Further Get Grew Gun Just Kind Neighborhood Say Than Tough Up Used Word]
In other words, I wouldn't like to be an actor if I could only be real. I like to get wild, behaviorally wild, and it's crazy to think of any form where it's just one way. Jack Nicholson
[ Actor Any Could Crazy Form Get Just Only Other Real Think Way Where Wild Words]
Truth is in things, and not in words. Herman Melville
[ Things Truth Words]
Acting has to do with saying it as if you meant it, so for me the words are always very important. It's very important for me to know my lines, know them so well that I don't have to think about them. Christopher Walken
[ Acting Always Important Know Lines Meant Saying Them Think Very Well Words]
The reason is that till date, in spite of advances in information technology and strategies of information, the written word in the form of books still remains one of humanity's most enduring legacies. Ibrahim Babangida
[ Advances Books Date Enduring Form Humanity Information Legacies Most Reason Remains Spite Still Strategies Technology Till Word Written]
A word, once sent abroad, flies irrevocably. Horace
[ Abroad Flies Irrevocably Once Sent Word]
Truly great actors carry their characters in silence with them. They communicate without words the relationships that predate the movie. Sam Mendes
[ Actors Carry Characters Communicate Great Movie Relationships Silence Their Them Truly Without Words]
So the lover must struggle for words. T. S. Eliot
[ Lover Must Struggle Words]
Always and never are two words you should always remember never to use. Wendell Johnson
[ Always Never Remember Should Two Use Words]
Body language is a very powerful tool. We had body language before we had speech, and apparently, 80% of what you understand in a conversation is read through the body, not the words. Deborah Bull
[ Apparently Before Body Conversation Had Language Powerful Read Speech Through Tool Understand Very Words]
Being a good television screenwriter requires an understanding of the way film accelerates the communication of words. Steven Bochco
[ Being Communication Film Good Requires Screenwriter Television Understanding Way Words]
I would go visit my mom on Sundays, and my brother was working on stuff. I'd go in there and sing a little melody, then we started working with words and the next thing you know it was just born organically without really trying. Taryn Manning
[ Born Brother Go Just Know Little Melody Mom Next Organically Really Sing Started Stuff Sundays Then Thing Trying Visit Without Words Working Would]
Language... has created the word "loneliness" to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word "solitude" to express the glory of being alone. Paul Tillich
[ Alone Being Created Express Glory Language Loneliness Pain Solitude Word]
It doesn't pay to say too much when you are mad enough to choke. For the word that stings the deepest is the word that is never spoke, Let the other fellow wrangle till the storm has blown away, then he'll do a heap of thinking about the things you didn't say. Jules Renard
[ Away Blown Choke Deepest Enough Fellow Heap Mad Much Never Other Pay Say Spoke Stings Storm Then Things Thinking Till Too Word]
When old people speak it is not because of the sweetness of words in our mouths; it is because we see something which you do not see. Chinua Achebe
[ Because Mouths Old Our See Something Speak Sweetness Which Words]
Some words having to do with the death of the people in the World Trade Center attack had been added, and when I got to it, I had this overwhelmingly emotional experience. I struggled to get through the words; tears were streaming down my cheeks. Leonard Nimoy
[ Added Attack Been Center Cheeks Death Down Emotional Experience Get Got Had Having Overwhelmingly Some Streaming Struggled Tears Through Trade Were Words World]
The safest words are always those which bring us most directly to facts. Charles Henry Parkhurst
[ Always Bring Directly Facts Most Safest Those Us Which Words]
Censorship of ideas or images or words is wrong. Richard King
[ Censorship Ideas Images Words Wrong]
I hardly said a word to my wife until I said 'yes' to divorce. John Milius
[ Divorce Hardly Said Until Wife Word Yes]
I prefer to make common cause with those whose weapons are guitars, banjos, fiddles and words. Theodore Bikel
[ Cause Common Guitars Make Prefer Those Weapons Whose Words]
I am a genius who has written poems that will survive with the best of Shakespeare, Wordsworth and Keats. Irving Layton
[ Am Best Genius Keats Poems Shakespeare Survive Will Wordsworth Written]
Machines aren't replacing proofreaders at all. Copy editors, who proofread and much, much more, use spellcheck as a tool but read every word that appears in the paper. Bill Walsh
[ Appears Copy Editors Every Machines More Much Paper Read Replacing Tool Use Word]
I like the way words go together and I like the gamesmanship of writing poetry. It is such a challenge. Jeffery Deaver
[ Challenge Go Poetry Such Together Way Words Writing]
If I cannot understand my friend's silence, I will never get to understand his words. J. Enoch Powell
[ Cannot Friend Get His Never Silence Understand Will Words]
Avoid sarcasm. Don't insist on the last word. Ford Frick
[ Avoid Insist Last Sarcasm Word]
Dreams can be like charades in which we act out words rather than see or speak them. Jane Roberts
[ Act Dreams Out Rather See Speak Than Them Which Words]
I've always loved words. I ate up all the books I could get my hands on, and when I couldn't get books, I read candy wrappers and labels on cereal and toothpaste boxes. Judy Holliday
[ Always Ate Books Boxes Candy Cereal Could Get Hands Labels Loved Read Toothpaste Up Words]
You marvel at the economy and this choice of words. How many ways can you describe the sky and the moon? After Sylvia Plath, what can you say? Toni Morrison
[ After Choice Describe Economy How Many Marvel Moon Say Sky Sylvia Ways Words]
Critics search for ages for the wrong word, which, to give them credit, they eventually find. Peter Ustinov
[ Ages Credit Critics Eventually Find Give Search Them Which Word Wrong]
The Cross is the approbation of our existence, not in words, but in an act so completely radical that it caused God to become flesh and pierced this flesh to the quick; that, to God, it was worth the death of his incarnate Son. Joseph Ratzinger
[ Act Approbation Become Caused Completely Cross Death Existence Flesh God His Incarnate Our Pierced Quick Radical Son Words Worth]
The British have slang words, as we do, but it was fun. Dennis Farina
[ British Fun Slang Words]
All ideologies are idiotic, whether religious or political, for it is conceptual thinking, the conceptual word, which has so unfortunately divided man. Jiddu Krishnamurti
[ Conceptual Divided Ideologies Idiotic Man Political Religious Thinking Unfortunately Whether Which Word]
And I'm a slow writer: five, six hundred words is a good day. That's the reason it took me 20 years to write those million and a half words of the Civil War. Shelby Foote
[ Civil Day Five Good Half Hundred Million Reason Six Slow Those Took War Words Write Writer Years]
I love doing crosswords, it's so important to keep the brain going. Magnus Magnusson
[ Brain Doing Going Important Keep Love]
I had always owned them to be the Word of God... the careful reading of the Acts afforded me a practical picture of the early church; which made me feel deeply the contrast with its actual present state; though still, as ever beloved by God. John Nelson Darby
[ Acts Actual Afforded Always Beloved Careful Church Contrast Deeply Early Ever Feel God Had Made Owned Picture Practical Present Reading State Still Them Though Which Word]
Words for mental processes are all derived from physical things. Robert Smithson
[ Derived Mental Physical Processes Things Words]
It is our duty to watch over the actions and activities of this government and to insist that, in words as well as in deeds, the interests of our constituency primarily and of the Nation ultimately are served. Diane Watson
[ Actions Activities Constituency Deeds Duty Government Insist Interests Nation Our Over Primarily Served Ultimately Watch Well Words]
It is not so much the example of others we imitate as the reflection of ourselves in their eyes and the echo of ourselves in their words. Eric Hoffer
[ Echo Example Eyes Imitate Much Others Ourselves Reflection Their Words]
Basic human contact - the meeting of eyes, the exchanging of words - is to the psyche what oxygen is to the brain. If you're feeling abandoned by the world, interact with anyone you can. Martha Beck
[ Abandoned Anyone Basic Brain Contact Exchanging Eyes Feeling Human Interact Meeting Oxygen Psyche Words World]
When you translate poetry in particular, you're obliged to look at how the writer with whom you're working puts together words, sentences, phrases, the triple tension between the line of verse, the syntax and the sentence. Marilyn Hacker
[ Between How Line Look Obliged Particular Phrases Poetry Puts Sentence Sentences Syntax Tension Together Translate Triple Verse Whom Words Working Writer]
The word "good" has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Call Example Five Good Grandmother Him His Hundred Man Many Meanings Necessarily Range Shoot Shot Should Were Word Yards]
The short words are best, and the old words are the best of all. Winston Churchill
[ Best Old Short Words]
A key to strengthening spiritual muscles and enduring hardship is finding strength in the Word of God. Walter Martin
[ Enduring Finding God Hardship Key Muscles Spiritual Strength Strengthening Word]
The pictures are created by the listener, with a little help from the broadcaster. The pictures are perfect. If you're showing pictures, different things in that picture can distract from the spoken word. Bob Edwards
[ Broadcaster Created Different Distract Help Listener Little Perfect Picture Pictures Showing Spoken Things Word]
To this wonderful page in our country's history another more glorious still will be added, and the slave shall show at last to his free brothers a sharpened sword forged from the links of his fetters. Giuseppe Garibaldi
[ Added Another Brothers Country Fetters Forged Free Glorious His History Last Links More Our Page Shall Sharpened Show Slave Still Sword Will Wonderful]
The principle of equity first came into evidence in Roman jurisprudence and was derived by analogy from the physical meaning of the word. Herbert Read
[ Analogy Came Derived Equity Evidence First Into Jurisprudence Meaning Physical Principle Roman Word]
A word does not frighten the man who, in acting, feels no fear. Sophocles
[ Acting Does Fear Feels Frighten Man Word]
There are glimpses of heaven to us in every act, or thought, or word, that raises us above ourselves. Robert Quillen
[ Above Act Every Glimpses Heaven Ourselves Raises Thought Us Word]
Gestures, in love, are incomparably more attractive, effective and valuable than words. Francois Rabelais
[ Attractive Effective Gestures Incomparably Love More Than Valuable Words]
I don't know much about Americanism, but it's a damn good word with which to carry an election. Warren G. Harding
[ Americanism Carry Damn Election Good Know Much Which Word]
A synonym is a word you use when you can't spell the word you first thought of. Burt Bacharach
[ First Spell Synonym Thought Use Word]
Vigorous writing is concise. A sentence should contain no unnecessary words, a paragraph no unnecessary sentences, for the same reason that a drawing should have no unnecessary lines and a machine no unnecessary parts. William Strunk, Jr.
[ Concise Contain Drawing Lines Machine Paragraph Parts Reason Same Sentence Sentences Should Unnecessary Vigorous Words Writing]
What I was proud of was that I used very few parts to build a computer that could actually speak words on a screen and type words on a keyboard and run a programming language that could play games. And I did all this myself. Steve Wozniak Computers
[ Actually Build Computer Could Did Few Games Keyboard Language Myself Parts Play Programming Proud Run Screen Speak Type Used Very Words]
Home is a name, a word, it is a strong one; stronger than magician ever spoke, or spirit ever answered to, in the strongest conjuration. Charles Dickens
[ Answered Ever Home Magician Name Spirit Spoke Strong Stronger Strongest Than Word]
I consider the process of gestation just as important as when you're actually sitting down putting words to the paper. Wole Soyinka
[ Actually Consider Down Important Just Paper Process Putting Sitting Words]
I am not afraid of the pen, or the scaffold, or the sword. I will tell the truth wherever I please. Mother Jones
[ Afraid Am Pen Please Scaffold Sword Tell Truth Wherever Will]
You can put anything into words, except your own life. Max Frisch
[ Anything Except Into Life Own Put Words Your]
To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it's about, but the inner music that words make. Truman Capote
[ Greatest Inner Make Music Pleasure Words Writing]
I asked Ring Lardner the other day how he writes his short stories, and he said he wrote a few widely separated words or phrases on a piece of paper and then went back and filled in the spaces. Harold Ross
[ Asked Back Day Few Filled His How Other Paper Phrases Piece Ring Said Separated Short Spaces Stories Then Went Widely Words Writes Wrote]
When I die, if the word 'thong' appears in the first or second sentence of my obituary, I've screwed up. Albert Brooks
[ Appears Die First Obituary Screwed Second Sentence Thong Up Word]
I set myself 600 words a day as a minimum output, regardless of the weather, my state of mind or if I'm sick or well. There must be 600 finished words-not almost right words. Arthur Hailey
[ Almost Day Finished Mind Minimum Must Myself Output Regardless Right Set Sick State Weather Well Words]
'Ouch' is not independent of social training. One has only to prick a foreigner to appreciate that it is an English word. Willard Van Orman Quine
[ Appreciate English Foreigner Independent Only Prick Social Training Word]
In this game of baseball, you live by the sword and die by it. You hit and get hit. Remember that. Alvin Dark
[ Baseball Die Game Get Hit Live Remember Sword]
Images have a unique power to impart that which is beyond words. William Shirley
[ Beyond Images Impart Power Unique Which Words]
To reject the word is to reject the human search. Max Lerner
[ Human Reject Search Word]
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words. Dolly Parton
[ Bad Country Momma Music Saying Talk Them Things Words]
Therefore, the question is not whether such democratization is possible, but instead how to meet the yearning of the masses in the Middle East for democracy; in other words, how to achieve democratization in the Middle East. Recep Tayyip Erdogan
[ Achieve Democracy Democratization East How Instead Masses Meet Middle Other Possible Question Such Therefore Whether Words Yearning]
The fact is that much misunderstanding is often caused by our modern attempts to limit too strictly the meaning of a Greek word. Gilbert Murray
[ Attempts Caused Fact Greek Limit Meaning Misunderstanding Modern Much Often Our Strictly Too Word]
There are two ways to worry words. One is hoping for the greatest possible beauty in what is created. The other is to tell the truth. June Jordan
[ Beauty Created Greatest Hoping Other Possible Tell Truth Two Ways Words Worry]
The sword was a very elegant weapon in the days of the samurai. You had honor and chivalry much like the knights, and yet it was a gruesome and horrific weapon. Dustin Diamond
[ Chivalry Days Elegant Gruesome Had Honor Horrific Knights Much Samurai Sword Very Weapon Yet]
We acknowledge and bewail our manifold sins and wickedness, which we, from time to time, most grievously have committed, by thought, word and deed. Camilla P. Bowles
[ Acknowledge Bewail Committed Deed Manifold Most Our Sins Thought Time Which Wickedness Word]
If I were John Bolton, I'd take great consolation in the words of my principal supporter on the committee, who gave a ringing endorsement, which was, There is no evidence that he has broken any laws. Mark Shields
[ Any Bolton Broken Committee Consolation Endorsement Evidence Gave Great John Laws Principal Ringing Supporter Take Were Which Words]
When the characters are really alive before their author, the latter does nothing but follow them in their action, in their words, in the situations which they suggest to him. Luigi Pirandello
[ Action Alive Author Before Characters Does Follow Him Latter Nothing Really Situations Suggest Their Them Which Words]
I think it's like music for the sake of music, and a lot of the words stem from liking music a lot, wanting to be a good band and having a good sense of humour, and living in a situation where we're free to pretty much do what we want. Jon Fishman
[ Band Free Good Having Humour Liking Living Lot Much Music Pretty Sake Sense Situation Stem Think Want Wanting Where Words]
Words to me were magic. You could say a word and it could conjure up all kinds of images or feelings or a chilly sensation or whatever. It was amazing to me that words had this power. Amy Tan
[ Amazing Chilly Conjure Could Feelings Had Images Kinds Magic Power Say Sensation Up Were Whatever Word Words]
And each man stands with his face in the light. Of his own drawn sword, ready to do what a hero can. Elizabeth Barrett Browning
[ Drawn Each Face Hero His Light Man Own Ready Stands Sword]
Words empty as the wind are best left unsaid. Homer
[ Best Empty Left Unsaid Wind Words]
O! many a shaft, at random sent, Finds mark the archer little meant! And many a word, at random spoken, May soothe or wound a heart that's broken! Walter Scott
[ Broken Finds Heart Little Many Mark May Meant Random Sent Shaft Soothe Spoken Word Wound]
The word user is the word used by the computer professional when they mean idiot. Dave Barry
[ Computer Idiot Mean Professional Used User Word]
Music embodies feeling without forcing it to contend and combine with thought, as it is forced in most arts and especially in the art of words. Franz Liszt
[ Art Arts Combine Contend Embodies Especially Feeling Forced Forcing Most Music Thought Without Words]
Today we are afraid of simple words like goodness and mercy and kindness. We don't believe in the good old words because we don't believe in good old values anymore. And that's why the world is sick. Lin Yutang
[ Afraid Anymore Because Believe Good Goodness Kindness Mercy Old Sick Simple Today Values Why Words World]
Much wisdom often goes with fewest words. Sophocles
[ Fewest Goes Much Often Wisdom Words]
Poets go through a very tough apprenticeship in the use of words. Helen Dunmore
[ Apprenticeship Go Poets Through Tough Use Very Words]
The words of truth are simple. Aeschylus
[ Simple Truth Words]
The lesson that any thinking person draws from the Stewart saga is that when the government asks questions, run for your lawyer and don't say a word. Had Stewart kept her mouth shut, she'd be OK. Allan Sloan
[ Any Asks Draws Government Had Her Kept Lawyer Lesson Mouth Ok Person Questions Run Saga Say She Shut Stewart Thinking Word Your]
And that's how I start myself. I usually go back a couple of pages, maybe to the beginning of the chapter, and I start reading. And as I'm reading, I'm tweaking - putting in a different word, changing the syntax, putting that clause over there, you know that sort of thing. Jean M. Auel
[ Back Beginning Changing Chapter Clause Couple Different Go How Know Maybe Myself Over Pages Putting Reading Sort Start Syntax Thing Tweaking Usually Word]
Gentlemen have talked a great deal of patriotism. A venerable word, when duly practised. Robert Walpole Patriotism
[ Deal Duly Gentlemen Great Patriotism Practised Talked Venerable Word]
Here I am paying big money to you writers and what for? All you do is change the words. Samuel Goldwyn
[ Am Big Change Here Money Paying Words Writers]
A student never forgets an encouraging private word, when it is given with sincere respect and admiration. William Lyon Phelps
[ Admiration Encouraging Forgets Given Never Private Respect Sincere Student Word]
King Arthur was one of my heroes - I played with a trash can lid for a knightly shield and my uncle's cane for the sword Excalibur. Lloyd Alexander
[ Arthur Cane Heroes King Lid Played Shield Sword Trash Uncle]
I think of painting without subject matter as music without words. Kenneth Noland
[ Matter Music Painting Subject Think Without Words]
Say what you have to say in the fewest possible words. Arthur Bryant
[ Fewest Possible Say Words]
The history of nations shows that words are not always immediately followed by action. Gustav Stresemann
[ Action Always Followed History Immediately Nations Shows Words]
Your home is regarded as a model home, your life as a model life. But all this splendor, and you along with it... it's just as though it were built upon a shifting quagmire. A moment may come, a word can be spoken, and both you and all this splendor will collapse. Henrik Ibsen
[ Along Both Built Collapse Come Home Just Life May Model Moment Quagmire Regarded Shifting Splendor Spoken Though Upon Were Will Word Your]
Until you have cultivated the habit of saying some kind word of those whom you do not admire, you will be neither successful nor happy. Napolean Hill
[ Admire Cultivated Habit Happy Kind Neither Nor Saying Some Successful Those Until Whom Will Word]
If I hear the word 'perky' again, I'll puke. Katie Couric
[ Again Hear Perky Puke Word]
I hate the word sexy. Ursula Andress
[ Hate Sexy Word]
Disarm, disarm. The sword of murder is not the balance of justice. Blood does not wipe out dishonor, nor violence indicate possession. Julia Ward Howe
[ Balance Blood Disarm Dishonor Does Indicate Justice Murder Nor Out Possession Sword Violence Wipe]
Poetry, the genre of purest beauty, was born of a truncated woman: her head severed from her body with a sword, a symbolic penis. Andrea Dworkin
[ Beauty Body Born Genre Head Her Poetry Purest Severed Sword Symbolic Woman]
We don't just borrow words; on occasion, English has pursued other languages down alleyways to beat them unconscious and rifle their pockets for new vocabulary. Booker T. Washington
[ Beat Borrow Down English Just Languages New Occasion Other Pockets Pursued Rifle Their Them Unconscious Vocabulary Words]
Poetry does not consist of words alone; there must be sentiment and fancy, combination and arrangement. Samuel Prout
[ Alone Arrangement Combination Consist Does Fancy Must Poetry Sentiment Words]
Love in all eight tones and all five semitones of the word's full octave. Stephen Fry
[ Eight Five Full Love Octave Tones Word]
Words do not express thoughts very well. They always become a little different immediately after they are expressed, a little distorted, a little foolish. Hermann Hesse
[ After Always Become Different Distorted Express Expressed Foolish Immediately Little Thoughts Very Well Words]
The most successful ideological effects are those which have no need for words, and ask no more than complicitous silence. Pierre Bourdieu
[ Ask Effects Ideological More Most Need Silence Successful Than Those Which Words]
Who would name their kid Jack with the last words 'off' at the end of the last name? No wonder that guy is screwed up. George Clooney
[ End Guy Jack Kid Last Name Off Screwed Their Up Wonder Words Would]
A sentence should contain no unnecessary words, a paragraph no unnecessary sentences, for the same reason that a drawing should have no unnecessary lines and a machine no unnecessary parts. William Strunk, Jr.
[ Contain Drawing Lines Machine Paragraph Parts Reason Same Sentence Sentences Should Unnecessary Words]
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
[ Act Good Holy However Many Read Speak Them Upon Will Words]
When the poet makes his perfect selection of a word, he is endowing the word with life. John Drinkwater
[ His Life Makes Perfect Poet Selection Word]
Some of the words and symbols and images from childhood will continually be part and parcel of my personality. Dennis Potter
[ Childhood Continually Images Parcel Part Personality Some Symbols Will Words]
We will have to repent in this generation not merely for the vitriolic words and actions of the bad people, but for the appalling silence of the good people. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Actions Appalling Bad Generation Good Merely Repent Silence Will Words]
A picture is worth a thousand words. Napoleon Bonaparte Art
[ Picture Thousand Words Worth]
Well, jazz is to me, a complete lifestyle. It's bigger than a word. It's a much bigger force than just something that you can say. It's something that you have to feel. It's something that you have to live. Ray Brown
[ Bigger Complete Feel Force Jazz Just Lifestyle Live Much Say Something Than Well Word]
There is no word more generally misinterpreted than the word egoism, in its modern sense. John Buchanan Robinson
[ Egoism Generally Misinterpreted Modern More Sense Than Word]
It's hard for me to put my feelings into words. Joaquin Phoenix
[ Feelings Hard Into Put Words]
My brother Jim and I saw our father go into the jails and pray with the inmates Sunday after Sunday. He prayed with both blacks and whites. If we ever repeated any slurs we heard on the playground, he'd tell us very softly, "I don't want to hear those words." Charles Moore
[ After Any Blacks Both Brother Ever Father Go Hear Heard Inmates Into Jails Jim Our Playground Pray Prayed Repeated Saw Slurs Softly Sunday Tell Those Us Very Want Whites Words]
Certainly my life will not ever be as private and discreet, and perhaps I should even use the word insulated, as it was before. Anita Hill
[ Before Certainly Discreet Even Ever Insulated Life Perhaps Private Should Use Will Word]
There's almost a fear that if you understood too deeply the way you arrived at choices, you could become self-conscious. In any case, many ideas which are full of personal meaning seem rather banal when you put words to them. Peter Weir
[ Almost Any Arrived Banal Become Case Choices Could Deeply Fear Full Ideas Many Meaning Personal Put Rather Seem Self-Conscious Them Too Understood Way Which Words]
The trouble with words is that you never know whose mouths they have been in. Dennis Potter
[ Been Know Mouths Never Trouble Whose Words]
The words contained in it were inspired by the Holy Spirit into the minds of faithful men, called Prophets and Seers in the Old Testament; and Evangelists and Apostles in the New. Adam Clarke
[ Apostles Called Contained Evangelists Faithful Holy Inspired Into Men Minds New Old Prophets Seers Spirit Testament Were Words]
At ev'ry word a reputation dies. Alexander Pope
[ Dies Reputation Word]
Talking, talking. Spinning a web of words, pale walls of dreams, between myself and all I see. John Gardner
[ Between Dreams Myself Pale See Spinning Talking Walls Web Words]
Music is for people. The word 'pop' is simply short for popular. It means that people like it. I'm just a normal jerk who happens to make music. As long as my brain and fingers work, I'm cool. Eddie Van Halen
[ Brain Cool Fingers Happens Jerk Just Long Make Means Music Normal Pop Popular Short Simply Word Work]
I gave 'em a sword. And they stuck it in, and they twisted it with relish. And I guess if I had been in their position, I'd have done the same thing. Richard M. Nixon
[ Been Done Em Gave Guess Had Position Relish Same Stuck Sword Their Thing Twisted]
Indulge not thyself in the passion of anger; it is whetting a sword to wound thine own breast, or murder thy friend. Akhenaton
[ Anger Friend Indulge Murder Own Passion Sword Thine Thy Thyself Wound]
What I ended up doing was becoming an actor who didn't mind doing other people's words. Gregory Harrison
[ Actor Becoming Doing Ended Mind Other Up Words]
I'm a patriot in the truest sense of the word. Al Sharpton
[ Patriot Sense Truest Word]
Is anyone serious about the politics of happiness? David Cameron dipped a toe in the water, using the word lightly, but denying the hard policies it implies. Labour shies away from it, but should take up the challenge. Polly Toynbee
[ Anyone Away Cameron Challenge David Denying Dipped Happiness Hard Implies Labour Lightly Policies Politics Serious Should Take Toe Up Using Water Word]
I wish our clever young poets would remember my homely definitions of prose and poetry; that is, prose = words in their best order; - poetry = the best words in the best order. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
[ Best Clever Definitions Homely Order Our Poetry Poets Prose Remember Their Wish Words Would Young]
I say myself no depressed words just depressed minds. Brendan Behan
[ Depressed Just Minds Myself Say Words]
The spoken word was the first technology by which man was able to let go of his environment in order to grasp it in a new way. Marshall McLuhan
[ Able Environment First Go Grasp His Man New Order Spoken Technology Way Which Word]
All great movements are popular movements. They are the volcanic eruptions of human passions and emotions, stirred into activity by the ruthless Goddess of Distress or by the torch of the spoken word cast into the midst of the people. Adolf Hitler
[ Activity Cast Distress Emotions Goddess Great Human Into Midst Movements Passions Popular Ruthless Spoken Stirred Torch Volcanic Word]
So, what you can do in Microsoft Word is what Bill Gates has decided. What you can do in Oracle Database is what Larry Ellison and his crew have decided. Ted Nelson
[ Bill Crew Database Decided Ellison Gates His Larry Microsoft Oracle Word]
When written in Chinese, the word "crisis" is composed of two characters. One represents danger and the other represents opportunity. John F. Kennedy Wisdom
[ Characters Chinese Composed Crisis Danger Opportunity Other Represents Two Word Written]
I would recommend the short story form, which is a lot harder to write since you have to be so careful with words, until there is plenty of time to doodle through a novel. Anne McCaffrey
[ Careful Doodle Form Harder Lot Novel Plenty Recommend Short Since Story Through Time Until Which Words Would Write]
I would hurl words into this darkness and wait for an echo, and if an echo sounded, no matter how faintly, I would send other words to tell, to march, to fight, to create a sense of hunger for life that gnaws in us all. Richard Wright
[ Create Darkness Echo Fight Gnaws How Hunger Hurl Into Life March Matter Other Send Sense Sounded Tell Us Wait Words Would]
However much you knock at nature's door, she will never answer you in comprehensible words. Ivan Turgenev
[ Answer Comprehensible Door However Knock Much Nature Never She Will Words]
The difference between a contemporary liberal and a socialist is that to a liberal the most beautiful word in the English language is 'forbidden', whereas to a socialist the most beautiful word is 'compulsory'. John McCarthy
[ Beautiful Between Compulsory Contemporary Difference English Forbidden Language Liberal Most Socialist Whereas Word]
It's the boredom that kills you. You read until you're tired of that. You do crossword puzzles until you're tired of that. This is torture. This is mental torture. Jack Kevorkian
[ Boredom Crossword Kills Mental Puzzles Read Tired Torture Until]
Treat your password like your toothbrush. Don't let anybody else use it, and get a new one every six months. Clifford Stoll Computers
[ Anybody Else Every Get Months New Six Toothbrush Treat Use Your]
For above all things Love means sweetness, and truth, and measure; yea, loyalty to the loved one and to your word. And because of this I dare not meddle with so high a matter. Marie de France
[ Above Because Dare High Love Loved Loyalty Matter Means Measure Meddle Sweetness Things Truth Word Yea Your]
A lie does not consist in the indirect position of words, but in the desire and intention, by false speaking, to deceive and injure your neighbour. Jonathan Swift
[ Consist Deceive Desire Does False Indirect Injure Intention Lie Neighbour Position Speaking Words Your]
Striving to tell his woes, words would not come; For light cares speak, when mighty griefs are dumb. Samuel Daniel
[ Cares Come Dumb Griefs His Light Mighty Speak Striving Tell Woes Words Would]
One's philosophy is not best expressed in words; it is expressed in the choices one makes... and the choices we make are ultimately our responsibility. Eleanor Roosevelt
[ Best Choices Expressed Make Makes Our Philosophy Responsibility Ultimately Words]
However, the Bible is called the Word of God because the whole transcript is an inspired, faithful, and infallible record of what God determined essential for us to know about Himself, the cosmos in which we live, our spiritual allies and adversaries, and our fellow man. Walter Martin
[ Adversaries Allies Because Bible Called Cosmos Determined Essential Faithful Fellow God Himself However Infallible Inspired Know Live Man Our Record Spiritual Transcript Us Which Whole Word]
The very word 'secrecy' is repugnant in a free and open society; and we are as a people inherently and historically opposed to secret societies, to secret oaths, and to secret proceedings. John F. Kennedy
[ Free Historically Inherently Oaths Open Opposed Proceedings Repugnant Secrecy Secret Societies Society Very Word]
The one word that makes a good manager - decisiveness. Lee Iacocca
[ Decisiveness Good Makes Manager Word]
Be able to describe anything visual, such as a street scene, in words that convey your meaning. Marilyn vos Savant
[ Able Anything Convey Describe Meaning Scene Street Such Visual Words Your]
And it also became clear that these conditions of inequality and historical injustice have given rise to a feeling of hate in the world - a deeply felt hate that cannot easily be overcome with a few good words. Ulrich Beck
[ Also Became Cannot Clear Conditions Deeply Easily Feeling Felt Few Given Good Hate Historical Inequality Injustice Overcome Rise These Words World]
The words printed here are concepts. You must go through the experiences. Saint Augustine
[ Concepts Experiences Go Here Must Printed Through Words]
I like playing around with the words; I love it when I feel like I've picked the exact right word to describe whatever it is I'm trying to describe. Margaret Haddix
[ Around Describe Exact Feel Love Picked Playing Right Trying Whatever Word Words]
We're thrilled to expand our relationship, knowing that with the great team at the Music Group, Word, and Warner Bros., and with their proven record of excellence, we're looking ahead to an even brighter future for Curb. Mike Curb
[ Ahead Brighter Bros Curb Even Excellence Expand Future Great Group Knowing Looking Music Our Proven Record Relationship Team Their Thrilled Warner Word]
Probably some of the songs I never even really listened to the lyrics. Half of them I'd hear off the radio and was probably singing the wrong words and didn't even know it. Alan Jackson
[ Even Half Hear Know Listened Lyrics Never Off Probably Radio Really Singing Some Songs Them Words Wrong]
The censor's sword pierces deeply into the heart of free expression. Earl Warren
[ Censor Deeply Expression Free Heart Into Sword]
If the Union is once severed, the line of separation will grow wider and wider, and the controversies which are now debated and settled in the halls of legislation will then be tried in fields of battle and determined by the sword. Andrew Jackson
[ Battle Controversies Debated Determined Fields Grow Halls Legislation Line Now Once Separation Settled Severed Sword Then Tried Union Which Wider Will]
A final word: I am not knowledgeable about the internet. I do not have a computer. I guess that at 74 years of age, I don't have the patience to learn. David Wilkerson
[ Age Am Computer Final Guess Internet Knowledgeable Learn Patience Word Years]
Thus, we see that one of the obvious origins of human disagreement lies in the use of noises for words. Alfred Korzybski
[ Disagreement Human Lies Noises Obvious Origins See Thus Use Words]
I hadn't been in Vegas 20 minutes when I got word that the bookmakers were offering three to one that Frank wouldn't show for my wedding. Sammy Davis, Jr.
[ Been Frank Got Hadn Minutes Offering Show Three Vegas Wedding Were Word]
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. Leo Buscaglia
[ Act Around Caring Compliment Ear Honest Kind Life Listening Often Potential Power Smallest Smile Too Touch Turn Underestimate Which Word]
I started off like everyone else does, slogging but having a compulsion to put words on paper. I didn't write or read horror or fantasy, other than children's fantasy, until I was in my teens. Laurell K. Hamilton
[ Children Compulsion Does Else Everyone Fantasy Having Horror Off Other Paper Put Read Started Teens Than Until Words Write]
We can learn much from wise words, little from wisecracks, and less from wise guys. William Arthur Ward
[ Guys Learn Less Little Much Wise Words]
You need a very, exceptionally clear vision. And to me, a vision is something that you can say in one sentence. The fewer the words the better. Ron Johnson
[ Better Clear Exceptionally Fewer Need Say Sentence Something Very Vision Words]
To liberate words means first to shatter their function as vehicles of idea, memory, hope, or regret. Thomas Harrison
[ First Function Hope Idea Liberate Means Memory Regret Shatter Their Vehicles Words]
In poetry, you must love the words, the ideas and the images and rhythms with all your capacity to love anything at all. Wallace Stevens
[ Anything Capacity Ideas Images Love Must Poetry Rhythms Words Your]
Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
[ Absent Especially Generous Kindly Those Words]
Forget words like 'hard sell' and 'soft sell.' That will only confuse you. Just be sure your advertising is saying something with substance, something that will inform and serve the consumer, and be sure you're saying it like it's never been said before. William Bernbach
[ Advertising Been Before Confuse Consumer Forget Hard Inform Just Never Only Said Saying Sell Serve Soft Something Substance Sure Will Words Your]
I have a notebook with me all the time, and I begin scribbling a few words. When things are going well, the walk does not get anywhere; I finally just stop and write. Mary Oliver
[ Anywhere Begin Does Few Finally Get Going Just Notebook Scribbling Stop Things Time Walk Well Words Write]
I knew I was a winner back in the late sixties. I knew I was destined for great things. People will say that kind of thinking is totally immodest. I agree. Modesty is not a word that applies to me in any way - I hope it never will. Arnold Schwarzenegger
[ Agree Any Applies Back Destined Great Hope Immodest Kind Knew Late Modesty Never Say Sixties Things Thinking Totally Way Will Winner Word]
In the same way he's fascinated by crosswords, the puzzle of solving the murder is what drives him on. John Thaw
[ Drives Fascinated Him Murder Puzzle Same Solving Way]
I'm an artist who works with pictures and words. Sometimes that stuff ends up in different kinds of sites and contexts which determine what it means and looks like. Barbara Kruger
[ Artist Contexts Determine Different Ends Kinds Looks Means Pictures Sites Sometimes Stuff Up Which Words Works]
We were so fundamental that almost everything had been stripped away from the place of worship. Think of the role words can play, when all other enticements and sensual attractions are gone. James D. Houston
[ Almost Attractions Away Been Everything Fundamental Gone Had Other Place Play Role Sensual Stripped Think Were Words Worship]
I realize now that I was a feminist and the minute I heard the word I certainly knew it meant me, but at that time I don't think we had the label yet. But there's no doubt about it that I was born a feminist. Marlo Thomas
[ Born Certainly Doubt Feminist Had Heard Knew Label Meant Minute Now Realize Think Time Word Yet]
Ah, yes, divorce... from the Latin word meaning to rip out a man's genitals through his wallet. Robin Williams
[ Ah Divorce Genitals His Latin Man Meaning Out Rip Through Wallet Word Yes]
For me, words are just words, nothing else. Guillermo Cabrera Infante
[ Else Just Nothing Words]
I find Cambridge an asylum, in every sense of the word. A. E. Housman
[ Asylum Cambridge Every Find Sense Word]
It took me years to understand that words are often as important as experience, because words make experience last. William Morris
[ Because Experience Important Last Make Often Took Understand Words Years]
Let us lose none of their humble words, let us note their slightest gestures, and tell me, tell me that we will think of them together, now and later, when we realise the misery of the times and the magnitude of their sacrifice. Georges Duhamel
[ Gestures Humble Later Lose Magnitude Misery None Note Now Realise Sacrifice Slightest Tell Their Them Think Times Together Us Will Words]
In fact, words are well adapted for description and the arousing of emotion, but for many kinds of precise thought other symbols are much better. John B. S. Haldane
[ Adapted Arousing Better Description Emotion Fact Kinds Many Much Other Precise Symbols Thought Well Words]
I want to make people cry even when they don't understand my words. Edith Piaf
[ Cry Even Make Understand Want Words]
We have come to a turning point in the road. If we turn to the right mayhap our children and our children's children will go that way; but if we turn to the left, generations yet unborn will curse our names for having been unfaithful to God and to His Word. Charles Spurgeon
[ Been Children Come Curse Generations Go God Having His Left Names Our Point Right Road Turn Turning Unborn Unfaithful Way Will Word Yet]
All grace grows as Love to the Word of God grows. Philip Henry
[ God Grace Grows Love Word]
Tis a sort of duty to be rich, that it may be in one's power to do good, riches being another word for power. Mary Wortley
[ Another Being Duty Good May Power Rich Riches Sort Tis Word]
I believe that dance communicates man's deepest, highest and most truly spiritual thoughts and emotions far better than words, spoken or written. Ted Shawn
[ Believe Better Communicates Dance Deepest Emotions Far Highest Man Most Spiritual Spoken Than Thoughts Truly Words Written]
Damn the sword! When Virginia wanted a sword, I gave her one. Now she sends me a toy! I require bread! George Rogers Clark
[ Bread Damn Gave Her Now Require Sends She Sword Toy Virginia Wanted]
What you compose with is neither here nor there, you compose with words, or you compose with stone plants and trees, or you compose with events; the Sheriff's officer, or whatever. Ian Hamilton Finlay
[ Compose Events Here Neither Nor Officer Plants Sheriff Stone Trees Whatever Words]
If you would be pungent, be brief; for it is with words as with sunbeams - the more they are condensed, the deeper they burn. Robert Southey
[ Brief Burn Condensed Deeper More Pungent Sunbeams Words Would]
A sword, a spade, and a thought should never be allowed to rust. James Stephens
[ Allowed Never Rust Should Spade Sword Thought]
I'm doing it with a rock format and the words are about people living in harmony with Mother Earth. It's very important to me - and I feel it should be for every living human on this planet. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Doing Earth Every Feel Format Harmony Human Important Living Mother Planet Rock Should Very Words]
Films are hard to make and I think the word indulge really leads one to believe that it's an easy sort of business and it's really extremely difficult. Ken Russell
[ Believe Business Difficult Easy Extremely Films Hard Indulge Leads Make Really Sort Think Word]
Where words are restrained, the eyes often talk a great deal. Samuel Richardson
[ Deal Eyes Great Often Restrained Talk Where Words]
In business, words are words; explanations are explanations, promises are promises, but only performance is reality. Harold S. Geneen
[ Business Explanations Only Performance Promises Reality Words]
The kindest word to describe my performance in school was Sloth. Harrison Ford
[ Describe Kindest Performance School Sloth Word]
Politics, as the word is commonly understood, are nothing but corruptions. Jonathan Swift
[ Commonly Corruptions Nothing Politics Understood Word]
He ate and drank the precious Words, his Spirit grew robust; He knew no more that he was poor, nor that his frame was Dust. Emily Dickinson
[ Ate Drank Dust Frame Grew His Knew More Nor Poor Precious Robust Spirit Words]
Big words seldom accompany good deeds. Charlotte Whitton
[ Accompany Big Deeds Good Seldom Words]
My words in her mind: cold polished stones sinking through a quagmire. James Joyce
[ Cold Her Mind Polished Quagmire Sinking Stones Through Words]
That word, fan, has always kind of bothered me. Omar Epps
[ Always Bothered Fan Kind Word]
Realism is a bad word. In a sense everything is realistic. I see no line between the imaginary and the real. Federico Fellini
[ Bad Between Everything Imaginary Line Real Realism Realistic See Sense Word]
Once when I was 16 I had my car taken away from me for being past curfew. Oh, and I said a bad word once, and I actually did get my mouth washed out with soap. Ashlee Simpson
[ Actually Away Bad Being Car Did Get Had Mouth Oh Once Out Past Said Soap Taken Washed Word]
A lot of artists say, I'm not political. People are afraid of this word. Holly Near
[ Afraid Artists Lot Political Say Word]
It was ability that mattered, not disability, which is a word I'm not crazy about using. Marlee Matlin
[ Ability Crazy Disability Mattered Using Which Word]
So this guy, Jeff Johnson, who is an accountant who cares nothing at all about a free press and cares nothing about journalism, he's a right winger who supported the war, you know, who two years ago told people he couldn't stand a word that I wrote. Robert Scheer
[ Accountant Ago Cares Free Guy Jeff Johnson Journalism Know Nothing Press Right Stand Supported Told Two War Winger Word Wrote Years]
We are masters of the unsaid words, but slaves of those we let slip out. Winston Churchill
[ Masters Out Slaves Slip Those Unsaid Words]
During the '70s I was interested in words and meaning as a way of making art. Sol LeWitt
[ Art During Interested Making Meaning Way Words]
I hate a word like "pets": it sounds so much Like something with no living of its own. Elizabeth Jennings
[ Hate Living Much Own Pets Something Sounds Word]
I can't just say the words, do a lot of one-liners. I love each person I play; I have to be that person. I have to do him true. Richard Pryor
[ Each Him Just Lot Love One-Liners Person Play Say True Words]
Such as have reason, understanding, or common sense, will, and ought to make use of it in those things that concern themselves and their posterity, and suspect the words of such as are interested in deceiving or persuading them not to see with their own eyes. Algernon Sydney
[ Common Concern Deceiving Eyes Interested Make Ought Own Persuading Posterity Reason See Sense Such Suspect Their Them Themselves Things Those Understanding Use Will Words]
A new word is like a fresh seed sown on the ground of the discussion. Ludwig Wittgenstein
[ Discussion Fresh Ground New Seed Sown Word]
Osama bin Laden's own words stated he has a war against the United States. He declared that American civilians should be considered as combatants. Cofer Black
[ Against American Bin Civilians Combatants Considered Declared Laden Osama Own Should Stated States United War Words]
Ever since the Greeks, we have been drunk with language! We have made a cage with words and shoved our God inside! Morris West
[ Been Cage Drunk Ever God Greeks Inside Language Made Our Shoved Since Words]
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty. Edgar Allan Poe
[ Beauty Brief Creation Define Poetry Words Would]
Most people, no doubt, when they espouse human rights, make their own mental reservations about the proper application of the word human. Suzanne Lafollette
[ Application Doubt Human Make Mental Most Own Proper Reservations Rights Their Word]
Comeback is a good word, man. Mickey Rourke
[ Comeback Good Man Word]
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality. Edgar Allan Poe
[ Exquisite Horror Impress Mind Power Reality Their Without Words]
There is one final point I would like to make this week. As I said on the floor of the House during deliberation of this latest supplemental, hope is something Americans should never lose. Let each of us, both by our words and actions, continue to provide that hope. Jo Bonner
[ Actions Americans Both Continue Deliberation During Each Final Floor Hope House Latest Lose Make Never Our Point Provide Said Should Something Supplemental Us Week Words Would]
I know only two words of American slang, 'swell' and 'lousy'. I think 'swell' is lousy, but 'lousy' is swell. J. B. Priestley
[ American Know Lousy Only Slang Swell Think Two Words]
Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause. Voltaire
[ Cause Chance Exist Nothing Sense Void Without Word]
We've all been around love enough to know how lucky we are. I've never seen anybody have a cross word on the set, and I'm there a lot. All the women just got brand-new trailers, so they're happy. James Denton
[ Anybody Around Been Brand-New Cross Enough Got Happy How Just Know Lot Love Lucky Never Seen Set Trailers Women Word]
They are words you don't easily forget: I don't have good news. Joel Siegel
[ Easily Forget Good News Words]
Totalitarianism is feudalism in the twelfth century sense of the word. Barbara Amiel
[ Century Feudalism Sense Totalitarianism Twelfth Word]
The New Testament presents, in its way, the same union of the divine and human as the person of Christ. In this sense also 'the word became flesh, and dwells among us.' Philip Schaff
[ Also Among Became Christ Divine Dwells Flesh Human New Person Presents Same Sense Testament Union Us Way Word]
When you've grown sick of reading and bug-eyed from watching TV, when your friends are all visited out, no words can adequately praise the link to the outside world provided by your parents and family. Lance Loud
[ Adequately Family Friends Grown Link Out Outside Parents Praise Provided Reading Sick Tv Visited Watching Words World Your]
Now begins a torrent of words and a trickling of sense. Theocritus
[ Begins Now Sense Torrent Words]
We can speak without voice to the trees and the clouds and the waves of the sea. Without words they respond through the rustling of leaves and the moving of clouds and the murmuring of the sea. Paul Tillich
[ Clouds Leaves Moving Murmuring Respond Sea Speak Through Trees Voice Waves Without Words]
Public-opinion polls show that Americans split about evenly on civil unions. But when the words "gay marriage" are presented, they break 3-to-1 against it. Dick Morris
[ Against Americans Break Civil Evenly Gay Marriage Polls Presented Show Split Unions Words]
In other words, the Church acknowledges Science as the higher authority. Wilhelm Ostwald
[ Acknowledges Authority Church Higher Other Science Words]
If you don't know how to pronounce a word, say it loud! William Strunk, Jr.
[ How Know Loud Pronounce Say Word]
So when you are listening to somebody, completely, attentively, then you are listening not only to the words, but also to the feeling of what is being conveyed, to the whole of it, not part of it. Jiddu Krishnamurti
[ Also Attentively Being Completely Conveyed Feeling Listening Only Part Somebody Then Whole Words]
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present. Niccolo Machiavelli
[ Broken Given Necessity Past Present Promise Word]
The most ordinary word, when put into place, suddenly acquires brilliance. That is the brilliance with which your images must shine. Robert Bresson
[ Acquires Brilliance Images Into Most Must Ordinary Place Put Shine Suddenly Which Word Your]
Vegetarian - that's an old Indian word meaning lousy hunter. Andy Rooney
[ Hunter Indian Lousy Meaning Old Vegetarian Word]
That idea of escapism... these words could sum up my life. Ella Maillart
[ Could Escapism Idea Life Sum These Up Words]
Ideals jump across the hierarchies of the printed word. Dennis Potter
[ Across Hierarchies Ideals Jump Printed Word]
I should like these few words to be read over the grave when my body is placed in the earth; for though it is possible I may be present and conscious of what is going on, I shall not be able to communicate. Edward Carpenter
[ Able Body Communicate Conscious Earth Few Going Grave May Over Placed Possible Present Read Shall Should These Though Words]
Our heart oft times wakes when we sleep, and God can speak to that, either by words, by proverbs, by signs and similitudes, as well as if one was awake. John Bunyan
[ Awake Either God Heart Oft Our Proverbs Signs Sleep Speak Times Wakes Well Words]
The pen is mightier than the sword. Robert Bulwer-Lytton
[ Mightier Pen Sword Than]
It took me about 12 years to reach my million-word mark. The challenge now is to continue to challenge myself. Lynn Abbey
[ Challenge Continue Mark Myself Now Reach Took Years]
No thesaurus can give you those words, no rhyming dictionary. They must happen out of you. Dorothy Fields
[ Dictionary Give Happen Must Out Rhyming Thesaurus Those Words]
You don't need many words if you already know what you're talking about. William Stafford
[ Already Know Many Need Talking Words]
The word spiritual, not the word religious, is the key. Clarence Clemons
[ Key Religious Spiritual Word]
If he is knocked out of the competition, he encourages his brothers with his words and presence. Pierre de Coubertin
[ Brothers Competition Encourages His Knocked Out Presence Words]
I have a message from the Tea Party, a message that is loud and clear and does not mince words. We've come to take our government back. Rand Paul
[ Back Clear Come Does Government Loud Message Mince Our Party Take Tea Words]
I think one's feelings waste themselves in words; they ought all to be distilled into actions which bring results. Florence Nightingale
[ Actions Bring Distilled Feelings Into Ought Results Themselves Think Waste Which Words]
A sword never kills anybody; it is a tool in the killer's hand. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Anybody Hand Killer Kills Never Sword Tool]
The most emphatic place in a clause or sentence is the end. This is the climax; and, during the momentary pause that follows, that last word continues, as it were, to reverberate in the reader's mind. It has, in fact, the last word. F. L. Lucas
[ Clause Climax Continues During Emphatic End Fact Follows Last Mind Momentary Most Pause Place Reader Sentence Were Word]
Where I come from, deeds mean a lot more than words. Zell Miller
[ Come Deeds Lot Mean More Than Where Words]
For it pleased God, after he had made all things by the word of his power, to create man after his own image. George Whitefield
[ After Create God Had His Image Made Man Own Pleased Power Things Word]
Instead of explaining the sober facts of mechanics and electricity, I want to say a few words about the debt which we owe to youth; and with your permission I shall consider you as representing here not only the academic youth of Sweden nor even of Europe but also of America. Felix Bloch
[ Academic Also America Consider Debt Electricity Europe Even Explaining Facts Few Here Instead Mechanics Nor Only Owe Permission Representing Say Shall Sober Sweden Want Which Words Your Youth]
Words impress me. If a man can speak eloquently and beautifully to me, I just melt on the floor. Catherine Zeta-Jones
[ Beautifully Eloquently Floor Impress Just Man Melt Speak Words]
Words contract a significance which clings to them long after the condition of things to which they owe it has passed away. Joseph Barber Lightfoot
[ After Away Clings Condition Contract Long Owe Passed Significance Them Things Which Words]
I think that's the great thing about music: It can communicate emotionally. And you don't have to necessarily get all of the words. I mean you have to know what is being said, but didn't you find even if you didn't get all of the words, you certainly get the emotion? Ronny Cox
[ Being Certainly Communicate Emotion Emotionally Even Find Get Great Know Mean Music Necessarily Said Thing Think Words]
In other words, New York has gone all suburban and bourgeois on us. Joe Bob Briggs
[ Bourgeois Gone New Other Suburban Us Words York]
The teacher that I was for decades, and that I still am in a certain way, wondered what was meant by the word education. I was truly dumbfounded at the very thought of dealing with such an essential and extensive subject. Abdoulaye Wade
[ Am Certain Dealing Decades Dumbfounded Education Essential Extensive Meant Still Subject Such Teacher Thought Truly Very Way Wondered Word]
In other words, musicians know that going back to the Spoonful, what we were doing was not copying. John Sebastian
[ Back Copying Doing Going Know Musicians Other Spoonful Were Words]
I have learned to use the word "impossible" with the greatest caution. Wernher von Braun
[ Caution Greatest Impossible Learned Use Word]
People keep coming up to me and asking, 'How does it feel to be banned for life?' Banned for life. I wasn't banned for life. There was never a word of suspension, probation or ban in that agreement. It was never meant to be part of it. George Steinbrenner
[ Agreement Asking Ban Banned Coming Does Feel How Keep Life Meant Never Part Probation Suspension Up Word]
Love is a special word, and I use it only when I mean it. You say the word too much and it becomes cheap. Ray Charles
[ Becomes Cheap Love Mean Much Only Say Special Too Use Word]
No revolution that has ever taken place in society can be compared to that which has been produced by the words of Jesus Christ. Mark Hopkins
[ Been Christ Compared Ever Jesus Place Produced Revolution Society Taken Which Words]
Egotism, n: Doing the New York Times crossword puzzle with a pen. Ambrose Bierce
[ Crossword Doing Egotism New Pen Puzzle Times York]
But my question is, am I compromising by adapting my words for the audience and where is the line beyond which I am not adapting words, but changing my position? Joichi Ito
[ Adapting Am Audience Beyond Changing Compromising Line Position Question Where Which Words]
If, however, the success of a politician is to be measured by the degree in which he is able personally to influence the course of politics, and attach to himself a school of political thought, then Mr. Mill, in the best meaning of the words, has succeeded. Millicent Fawcett
[ Able Attach Best Course Degree Himself However Influence Meaning Measured Mill Mr Personally Political Politician Politics School Succeeded Success Then Thought Which Words]
It took three years to put Shakespeare's words together, there were a lot of words to be studied and a lot of words to be sorted out, and it proved to be a major project. David Crystal
[ Lot Major Out Project Proved Put Shakespeare Sorted Studied Three Together Took Were Words Years]
No one need think that the world can be ruled without blood. The civil sword shall and must be red and bloody. Andrew Jackson
[ Blood Bloody Civil Must Need Red Ruled Shall Sword Think Without World]
I loved words. I love to sing them and speak them and even now, I must admit, I have fallen into the joy of writing them. Anne Rice
[ Admit Even Fallen Into Joy Love Loved Must Now Sing Speak Them Words Writing]
Not a day passes over the earth, but men and women of no note do great deeds, speak great words and suffer noble sorrows. Charles Reade
[ Day Deeds Earth Great Men Noble Note Over Passes Sorrows Speak Suffer Women Words]
"Empathy" is the latest code word for liberal activism, for treating the Constitution as malleable clay to be kneaded and molded in whatever form justices want. It represents an expansive view of the judiciary in which courts create policy that couldn't pass the legislative branch or, if it did, would generate voter backlash. Karl Rove
[ Activism Backlash Branch Clay Code Constitution Courts Create Did Empathy Expansive Form Generate Judiciary Justices Latest Legislative Liberal Malleable Molded Pass Policy Represents Treating View Voter Want Whatever Which Wo]
People of this world are deluded. They're always longing for something - always, in a word, seeking. Bodhidharma
[ Always Deluded Longing Seeking Something Word World]
Harmony is an obscure and difficult musical science, but most difficult to those who are not acquainted with the Greek language; because it is necessary to use many Greek words to which there are none corresponding in Latin. Marcus V. Pollio
[ Acquainted Because Corresponding Difficult Greek Harmony Language Latin Many Most Musical Necessary None Obscure Science Those Use Which Words]
In other words, unlike some people with new theories, we will go out, we'll go into a school and we get products and the products are evaluated, whether it's by teachers or others. The scores are quantified and then we compare performances. Robert Sternberg
[ Compare Evaluated Get Go Into New Other Others Out Performances Products Quantified School Scores Some Teachers Then Theories Unlike Whether Will Words]
In other words, if you - the cost of promoting movies, the advertising and promotion of a movie, the budget is almost as large as the cost of the movie. Richard Attenborough
[ Advertising Almost Budget Cost Large Movie Movies Other Promoting Promotion Words]
They may not use the word better. But they certainly believe that they'll go to heaven and Jews will not. Neale Donald Walsch
[ Believe Better Certainly Go Heaven Jews May Use Will Word]
When I have an idea, it goes from vague, cloudy notion to 100,000 words in a heartbeat. Lynn Abbey
[ Cloudy Goes Heartbeat Idea Notion Vague Words]
The word music is a convenient way to talk about what I'm interested in, but actually, in some ways, it's a limitation. Anthony Braxton
[ Actually Convenient Interested Limitation Music Some Talk Way Ways Word]
Throughout my career, if I have done anything, I have paid attention to every note and every word I sing - if I respect the song. If I cannot project this to a listener, I fail. Frank Sinatra
[ Anything Attention Cannot Career Done Every Fail Listener Note Paid Project Respect Sing Song Throughout Word]
Dr. Flint had sworn that he would make me suffer, to my last day, for this new crime against him, as he called it; and as long as he had me in his power he kept his word. Harriet Ann Jacobs
[ Against Called Crime Day Dr Flint Had Him His Kept Last Long Make New Power Suffer Sworn Word Would]
Atheism is the last word of theism. Heinrich Heine
[ Atheism Last Theism Word]
The surest method of being incomprehensible or, moreover, to be misunderstood is to use words in their original sense; especially words from the ancient languages. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Ancient Being Especially Incomprehensible Languages Method Misunderstood Moreover Original Sense Surest Their Use Words]
That is a long word: forever! Georg Buchner
[ Forever Long Word]
Poets write the words you have heard before but in a new sequence. Brian Harris
[ Before Heard New Poets Sequence Words Write]
Confusion of sign and object is original sin coeval with the word. Willard Van Orman Quine
[ Confusion Object Original Sign Sin Word]
All our words are but crumbs that fall down from the feast of the mind. Khalil Gibran
[ Crumbs Down Fall Feast Mind Our Words]
Is it spoken word? Kinda, but that's a weird area. Is it comedy? Well, it's funny but no, it's not comedy. Bruce McCulloch
[ Area Comedy Funny Kinda Spoken Weird Well Word]
The Word of God well understood and religiously obeyed is the shortest route to spiritual perfection. And we must not select a few favorite passages to the exclusion of others. Nothing less than a whole Bible can make a whole Christian. Aiden Wilson Tozer
[ Bible Christian Exclusion Favorite Few God Less Make Must Nothing Obeyed Others Passages Perfection Religiously Route Select Shortest Spiritual Than Understood Well Whole Word]
Broadly speaking, the short words are the best, and the old words best of all. Winston Churchill
[ Best Broadly Old Short Speaking Words]
The force of the advertising word and image dwarfs the power of other literature in the 20th century. Daniel J. Boorstin
[ Advertising Century Dwarfs Force Image Literature Other Power Word]
I'm not really quiet or shy. Ask any of my friends! But I always ground my poetry in life itself. Poetry is an art of language, though, so I am always aware of every word's meaning, or multiple meanings. Anne Stevenson
[ Always Am Any Art Ask Aware Every Friends Ground Itself Language Life Meaning Meanings Multiple Poetry Quiet Really Shy Though Word]
To say the word Romanticism is to say modern art - that is, intimacy, spirituality, color, aspiration towards the infinite, expressed by every means available to the arts. Charles Baudelaire
[ Art Arts Aspiration Available Color Every Expressed Infinite Intimacy Means Modern Romanticism Say Spirituality Towards Word]
If you have a big enough dictionary, just about everything is a word. Dave Barry
[ Big Dictionary Enough Everything Just Word]
Civilization is built on a number of ultimate principles... respect for human life, the punishment of crimes against property and persons, the equality of all good citizens before the law... or, in a word justice. Max Nordau
[ Against Before Built Citizens Civilization Crimes Equality Good Human Justice Law Life Number Persons Principles Property Punishment Respect Ultimate Word]
The words of truth are always paradoxical. Lao Tzu
[ Always Paradoxical Truth Words]
Integrity is not a conditional word. It doesn't blow in the wind or change with the weather. It is your inner image of yourself, and if you look in there and see a man who won't cheat, then you know he never will. John D. MacDonald
[ Blow Change Cheat Conditional Image Inner Integrity Know Look Man Never See Then Weather Will Wind Won Word Your Yourself]
I just think the word interview, although it is the view between two people exchanged, became a sort of cliche. You ask questions and the other one answers. Maximilian Schell
[ Although Answers Ask Became Between Cliche Exchanged Interview Just Other Questions Sort Think Two View Word]
The freelance writer is a man who is paid per piece or per word or perhaps. Robert Benchley
[ Freelance Man Paid Per Perhaps Piece Word Writer]
As an actor, you're pretty much a hired gun. You are reading other people's words off of a page and doing what they want you to do. Corey Feldman
[ Actor Doing Gun Hired Much Off Other Page Pretty Reading Want Words]
We came up with three core touchy feely words. James Frank
[ Came Core Three Touchy Up Words]
In love there are two things - bodies and words. Joyce Carol Oates
[ Bodies Love Things Two Words]
If we can boondoggle ourselves out of this depression, that word is going to be enshrined in the hearts of the American people for years to come. Franklin D. Roosevelt
[ American Come Depression Enshrined Going Hearts Ourselves Out Word Years]
Mr. Burns is a father symbol to me, and you can omit the word symbol. Bobby Darin
[ Burns Father Mr Omit Symbol Word]
No one will be forced to take the public option. The word option means choice. Valerie Jarrett
[ Choice Forced Means Option Public Take Will Word]
He who seldom speaks, and with one calm well-timed word can strike dumb the loquacious, is a genius or a hero. Johann Kaspar Lavater
[ Calm Dumb Genius Hero Seldom Speaks Strike Well-Timed Word]
There is no more reason why the features belonging to a picture should be distorted for the purpose of such imaginative suggestion than that the poet's metaphors should spoil his words for the ordinary uses of man. William H. Hunt
[ Belonging Distorted Features His Imaginative Man Metaphors More Ordinary Picture Poet Purpose Reason Should Spoil Such Suggestion Than Uses Why Words]
The crime of book purging is that it involves a rejection of the word. For the word is never absolute truth, but only man's frail and human effort to approach the truth. To reject the word is to reject the human search. Max Lerner
[ Absolute Approach Book Crime Effort Frail Human Involves Man Never Only Reject Rejection Search Truth Word]
If you make a movie about Elizabeth I, how much of the dialogue is her real words? Audiences know when they go see a movie that it is fiction. Jean-Jacques Annaud
[ Audiences Dialogue Elizabeth Fiction Go Her How Know Make Movie Much Real See Words]
The weapon of the advocate is the sword of the soldier, not the dagger of the assassin. Alexander Cockburn
[ Advocate Assassin Dagger Soldier Sword Weapon]
That Germany was so immensely strong and Austria so dependent upon German strength that the word and will of Germany would at the critical moment be decisive with Austria. Edward Grey
[ Austria Critical Decisive Dependent German Germany Immensely Moment Strength Strong Upon Will Word Would]
People assume that the meaning of a song is vested in the lyrics. To me, that has never been the case. There are very few songs that I can think of where I remember the words. Brian Eno
[ Assume Been Case Few Lyrics Meaning Never Remember Song Songs Think Very Vested Where Words]
You do your work as a photographer and everything becomes past. Words are more like thoughts; the photographer's picture is always surrounded by a kind of romantic glamor - no matter what you do, and how you twist it. Robert Frank
[ Always Becomes Everything How Kind Matter More Past Photographer Picture Romantic Surrounded Thoughts Twist Words Work Your]
The written word is everything. John Drinkwater
[ Everything Word Written]
Why does everyone have to pretend to be stupid and not know long words? Martin Freeman
[ Does Everyone Know Long Pretend Stupid Why Words]
Men govern nothing with more difficulty than their tongues, and can moderate their desires more than their words. Baruch Spinoza
[ Desires Difficulty Govern Men Moderate More Nothing Than Their Tongues Words]
The music is the main thing and it's just as easy to write acceptable words. Bill Haley
[ Acceptable Easy Just Main Music Thing Words Write]
Words should be employed as the means, not the end; language is the instrument, conviction is the work. Joshua Reynolds
[ Conviction Employed End Instrument Language Means Should Words Work]
I don't really have a lot of hobbies. I listen to a lot of spoken word. I get books on tape. Benny Green
[ Books Get Hobbies Listen Lot Really Spoken Tape Word]
In composing, as a general rule, run your pen through every other word you have written; you have no idea what vigor it will give your style. Sydney Smith
[ Composing Every General Give Idea Other Pen Rule Run Style Through Vigor Will Word Written Your]
Wild Bill was a strange character. In person he was about six feet and one inch in height. He was a Plains-man in every sense of the word. Buffalo Bill
[ Bill Character Every Feet Height Inch Person Sense Six Strange Wild Word]
The word liberal distinguishes whatever nourishes the mind and spirit from the training which is merely practical or professional or from the trivialities which are no training at all. Alan K. Simpson
[ Distinguishes Liberal Merely Mind Nourishes Practical Professional Spirit Training Trivialities Whatever Which Word]
The whole problem can be stated quite simply by asking, "Is there a meaning to music?" My answer would be, "Yes." And "Can you state in so many words what the meaning is?" My answer to that would be, "No." Aaron Copland
[ Answer Asking Many Meaning Music Problem Quite Simply State Stated Whole Words Would Yes]
Action speaks louder than words but not nearly as often. Mark Twain
[ Action Louder Nearly Often Speaks Than Words]
I ground my faith upon God's word, and not upon the church. Jane Grey
[ Church Faith God Ground Upon Word]
The word "happiness" would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. Carl Jung
[ Balanced Happiness Lose Meaning Sadness Were Word Would]
We might have been - these are but common words, and yet they make the sum of life's bewailing. Letitia Landon
[ Been Common Life Make Might Sum These Words Yet]
We've no use for intellectuals in this outfit. What we need is chimpanzees. Let me give you a word of advice: never say a word to us about being intelligent. We will think for you, my friend. Don't forget it. Louis-Ferdinand Celine
[ Advice Being Forget Friend Give Intellectuals Intelligent Need Never Outfit Say Think Us Use Will Word]
As soon as I began, it seemed impossible to write fast enough - I wrote faster than I would write a letter - two thousand to three thousand words in a morning, and I cannot help it. Helen Hunt Jackson
[ Began Cannot Enough Fast Faster Help Impossible Letter Morning Seemed Soon Than Thousand Three Two Words Would Write Wrote]
Her blue eyes were still beautiful, but they did not know what was before them, and Mary herself could never look through them again to tell Laura what she was thinking without saying a word. Laura Ingalls Wilder
[ Again Beautiful Before Blue Could Did Eyes Her Herself Know Laura Look Mary Never Saying She Still Tell Them Thinking Through Were Without Word]
I said what I said before Congress because I meant every word of it. Rafael Palmeiro
[ Because Before Congress Every Meant Said Word]
I'm patient with crossword puzzles and the most impatient golfer. Brett Hull
[ Crossword Golfer Impatient Most Patient Puzzles]
Knowledge of God's Word is a bulwark against deception, temptation, accusation, even persecution. Edwin Louis Cole
[ Accusation Against Bulwark Deception Even God Knowledge Persecution Temptation Word]
Your words smell of corpses. Georg Buchner
[ Corpses Smell Words Your]
The word knight, which originally meant boy or servant, was particularly applied to a young man after he was admitted to the privilege of bearing arms. Thomas Bulfinch
[ Admitted After Applied Arms Bearing Boy Knight Man Meant Originally Particularly Privilege Servant Which Word Young]
Words can be very powerful. I find them very difficult. Bryan Ferry
[ Difficult Find Powerful Them Very Words]
We must wake up to the insane reality of our time. We are all irresponsible, unless we demand from the responsible decision makers that modern armaments must no longer be made available to people whose former battle axes and swords our ancestors condemned. Thor Heyerdahl
[ Ancestors Armaments Available Axes Battle Condemned Decision Demand Former Insane Irresponsible Longer Made Makers Modern Must Our Reality Responsible Swords Time Unless Up Wake Whose]
We're still here trying to get the word out that 330 farmers are quitting every week. Willie Nelson
[ Every Farmers Get Here Out Quitting Still Trying Week Word]
If the United Nations is a country unto itself, then the commodity it exports most is words. Esther B. Fein Politics
[ Commodity Country Exports Itself Most Nations Then United Unto Words]
I would sum up my fear about the future in one word: boring. And that's my one fear: that everything has happened; nothing exciting or new or interesting is ever going to happen again... the future is just going to be a vast, conforming suburb of the soul. J. G. Ballard
[ Again Boring Conforming Ever Everything Exciting Fear Future Going Happen Happened Interesting Just New Nothing Soul Suburb Sum Up Vast Word Would]
Words will not be able to ever express how sorry I am for this, and I have profound regret and sorrow for the multitude of mistakes and harm I have caused. Jack Abramoff
[ Able Am Caused Ever Express Harm How Mistakes Multitude Profound Regret Sorrow Sorry Will Words]
Give the people a new word and they think they have a new fact. Willa Cather
[ Fact Give New Think Word]
We learned in the university to consider Wordsworth and Keats as Romantics. They were only a generation apart, but Wordsworth didn't even read Keats's book when he gave him a copy. Thom Gunn
[ Apart Book Consider Copy Even Gave Generation Him Keats Learned Only Read Romantics University Were Wordsworth]
Temper your enjoyments with prudence, lest there be written on your heart that fearful word "satiety." Francis Quarles
[ Enjoyments Fearful Heart Lest Prudence Satiety Temper Word Written Your]
No poet will ever take the written word as a substitute for the spoken word; he knows that it is on the spoken word, and the spoken word only, that his art is founded. Lascelles Abercrombie
[ Art Ever Founded His Knows Only Poet Spoken Substitute Take Will Word Written]
It is hardly fair to accuse us of ignorance when it was made a crime under the former order of things to learn enough about letters to even read the Word of God. George H. White
[ Accuse Crime Enough Even Fair Former God Hardly Ignorance Learn Letters Made Order Read Things Under Us Word]
The Room I wrote in 1957, and I was really gratified to find that it stood up. I didn't have to change a word. Harold Pinter
[ Change Find Gratified Really Room Stood Up Word Wrote]
Unjust. How many times I've used that word, scolded myself with it. All I mean by it now is that I don't have the final courage to say that I refuse to preside over violations against myself, and to hell with justice. Lillian Hellman
[ Against Courage Final Hell How Justice Many Mean Myself Now Over Preside Refuse Say Scolded Times Unjust Used Violations Word]
The power of the sword, say the minority... is in the hands of Congress. Tench Coxe
[ Congress Hands Minority Power Say Sword]
Don't leave home without your sword - your intellect. Alan Moore
[ Home Intellect Leave Sword Without Your]
The word 'potential' used to hang over me like a cloud. Randy Johnson
[ Cloud Hang Over Potential Used Word]
Because Shakespeare's language is so expansive, we're under this misconception that it's difficult. But I discovered that it's easy because it's so brilliantly written. The words are perfect, and the language is intelligent and very emotional. Jessica Lange
[ Because Brilliantly Difficult Discovered Easy Emotional Expansive Intelligent Language Misconception Perfect Shakespeare Under Very Words Written]
Music conveys moods and images. Even in opera, where plots deal with the structure of destiny, it's music, not words, that provides power. Marcel Marceau
[ Conveys Deal Destiny Even Images Moods Music Opera Plots Power Provides Structure Where Words]
So many tangles in life are ultimately hopeless that we have no appropriate sword other than laughter. Gordon W. Allport
[ Appropriate Hopeless Laughter Life Many Other Sword Than Ultimately]
We call those works of art concrete that came into being on the basis of their inherent resources and rules - without external borrowing from natural phenomena, without transforming those phenomena, in other words: not by abstraction. Max Bill
[ Abstraction Art Basis Being Borrowing Call Came Concrete External Inherent Into Natural Other Phenomena Resources Rules Their Those Transforming Without Words Works]
If a man is going to be an American at all let him be so without any qualifying adjectives, and if he is going to be something else, let him drop the word American from his personal description. Henry Cabot Lodge
[ Adjectives American Any Description Drop Else Going Him His Man Personal Qualifying Something Without Word]
I don't care whether a book is a first edition or not. I'm not a bibliophile in that word's natural sense. Norman MacCaig
[ Book Care Edition First Natural Sense Whether Word]
How strangely will the Tools of a Tyrant pervert the plain Meaning of Words! Samuel Adams
[ How Meaning Pervert Plain Strangely Tools Tyrant Will Words]
A newspaper is lumber made malleable. It is ink made into words and pictures. It is conceived, born, grows up and dies of old age in a day. Jim Bishop
[ Age Born Conceived Day Dies Grows Ink Into Lumber Made Malleable Newspaper Old Pictures Up Words]
One of the most misleading representational techniques in our language is the use of the word 'I.' Ludwig Wittgenstein
[ Language Misleading Most Our Representational Techniques Use Word]
Happy to see that the Automobile Club of Monaco, opened its doors to the public to attend a considerable event. The promotion of this event will be made by the image and by the text, but still by word of mouth. Jacky Ickx
[ Attend Automobile Club Considerable Doors Event Happy Image Made Monaco Mouth Opened Promotion Public See Still Text Will Word]
A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous. Ingrid Bergman Love
[ Become Designed Kiss Lovely Nature Speech Stop Superfluous Trick Words]
The word survivor suggests someone who has emerged alive from a plane crash or a natural disaster. But the word can also refer to the loved ones of murder victims, and this was the sense in which it was used at a four-day conference in early June at Boston College. Godfried Danneels
[ Alive Also Boston College Conference Crash Disaster Early Emerged June Loved Murder Natural Ones Plane Refer Sense Someone Suggests Survivor Used Victims Which Word]
Spending waiting moments doing crossword puzzles or reading a book you brought yourself. Marilyn vos Savant
[ Book Brought Crossword Doing Moments Puzzles Reading Spending Waiting Yourself]
We don't teach kids how to feel, we don't give them the words to go by. John Denver
[ Feel Give Go How Kids Teach Them Words]
The words of the prophets are written on the subway walls and tenements halls and whispered in the sounds of silence. Paul Simon
[ Halls Prophets Silence Sounds Subway Tenements Walls Whispered Words Written]
Creativity is a highfalutin word for the work I have to do between now and Tuesday. Ray Kroc
[ Between Creativity Now Tuesday Word Work]
My father was a man of love. He always loved me to death. He worked hard in the fields, but my father never hit me. Never. I don't ever remember a really cross, unkind word from my father. Johnny Cash
[ Always Cross Death Ever Father Fields Hard Hit Love Loved Man Never Really Remember Unkind Word Worked]
If a word in the dictionary were misspelled, how would we know? Steven Wright
[ Dictionary How Know Misspelled Were Word Would]
I'd like to get the word out there, the word has to be spread. Chita Rivera
[ Get Out Spread Word]
He doesn't know the meaning of the word fear, but then again he doesn't know the meaning of most words. Bobby Bowden
[ Again Fear Know Meaning Most Then Word Words]
Words are the basic tools, if you are a writer. But why? Why do you choose one set of tools rather than another? James D. Houston
[ Another Basic Choose Rather Set Than Tools Why Words Writer]
The living Church of the redeemed is his book. He founded a religion of the living spirit, not of a written code, like the Mosaic law. Yet his words and deeds are recorded by as honest and reliable witnesses as ever put pen to paper. Philip Schaff
[ Book Church Code Deeds Ever Founded His Honest Law Living Mosaic Paper Pen Put Recorded Redeemed Reliable Religion Spirit Witnesses Words Written Yet]
I have to admit, like so many women, I always knew there was a chance. But like so many women, I never thought it would be me. I never thought I'd hear those devastating words: 'You have breast cancer.' Debbie Wasserman Schultz
[ Admit Always Cancer Chance Devastating Hear Knew Many Never Those Thought Women Words Would]
Grave was the man in years, in looks, in word, his locks were grey, yet was his courage green. Torquato Tasso
[ Courage Grave Green Grey His Locks Looks Man Were Word Years Yet]
I've tried word processors, but I think I'm too old a dog to use one. Dee Brown Computers
[ Dog Old Processors Think Too Tried Use Word]
Be true to your work, your word, and your friend. Henry David Thoreau
[ Friend True Word Work Your]
Gospel songs to me are about the mansion in the sky, and washed in the blood of Christ's crimson blood, songs that are filled with biblical wording that's no longer understood by a lot of people. Larry Norman
[ Biblical Blood Christ Crimson Filled Gospel Longer Lot Mansion Sky Songs Understood Washed Wording]
Whenever I hear the word culture, I reach for my Browning! Hermann Goering
[ Browning Culture Hear Reach Whenever Word]
I always used to look at books and wonder how anybody could come up with so many words. But my divorce and then falling in love with somebody else has released in me an ability to write in other ways apart from songs. Roger Waters
[ Ability Always Anybody Apart Books Come Could Divorce Else Falling How Look Love Many Other Released Somebody Songs Then Up Used Ways Wonder Words Write]
This is what I want in heaven... words to become notes and conversations to be symphonies. Tina Turner
[ Become Conversations Heaven Notes Symphonies Want Words]
Among the children of God, it was they who were most able to rightly divide the word of truth. John Nelson Darby
[ Able Among Children Divide God Most Rightly Truth Were Word]
Because I don't play guitar any more, African harmonies and rhythms have been an inspiration to me. I love the raw origin of the sound. It complements my voice and words naturally. Cat Stevens
[ African Any Because Been Guitar Harmonies Inspiration Love More Naturally Origin Play Raw Rhythms Sound Voice Words]
Hear the words of prudence, give heed unto her counsels, and store them in thine heart; her maxims are universal, and all the virtues lean upon her; she is the guide and the mistress of human life. Akhenaton
[ Counsels Give Guide Hear Heart Heed Her Human Lean Life Maxims Mistress Prudence She Store Them Thine Universal Unto Upon Virtues Words]
For the word is dialectical in itself and at the same time is integrated into the whole of existence. By this I mean that the word is intended to be lived. Jacques Ellul
[ Dialectical Existence Integrated Intended Into Itself Lived Mean Same Time Whole Word]
In the end, all business operations can be reduced to three words: people, product, and profits. Lee Iacocca
[ Business End Operations Product Profits Reduced Three Words]
Once they're on paper, they're gone. I like to do as much with the words, as far as image goes. Ric Ocasek
[ Far Goes Gone Image Much Once Paper Words]
Speak clearly, if you speak at all; carve every word before you let it fall. Oliver Wendell Holmes
[ Before Carve Clearly Every Fall Speak Word]
I guess the nicest thing about being, I won't say famous but being popular is a more proper word for me to use would be that if you've got a recognizable name, a lot of times you can get people to do things for you ordinarily that you wouldn't get done. Mickey Gilley
[ Being Done Famous Get Got Guess Lot More Name Nicest Ordinarily Popular Proper Recognizable Say Thing Things Times Use Won Word Would]
Nationalism - in other words, the dividing of the church into bodies - consisting of such and such a nation, is a novelty, not above three centuries old, although many dear children of God are found dwelling in it. John Nelson Darby
[ Above Although Bodies Centuries Children Church Consisting Dear Dividing Dwelling Found God Into Many Nation Nationalism Novelty Old Other Such Three Words]
Completeness? Happiness? These words don't come close to describing my emotions. There truly is nothing I can say to capture what motherhood means to me, particularly given my medical history. Anita Baker Mom
[ Capture Close Come Completeness Describing Emotions Given Happiness History Means Medical Motherhood Nothing Particularly Say These Truly Words]
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope. Winston Churchill
[ Duty Expressed Freedom Great Honor Hope Justice Many Mercy Simple Single Things Word]
I place a high moral value on the way people behave. I find it repellent to have a lot, and to behave with anything other than courtesy in the old sense of the word - politeness of the heart, a gentleness of the spirit. Fran Lebowitz
[ Anything Behave Courtesy Find Gentleness Heart High Lot Moral Old Other Place Politeness Sense Spirit Than Value Way Word]
A good word is an easy obligation; but not to speak ill requires only our silence, which costs us nothing. John Tillotson
[ Costs Easy Good Ill Nothing Obligation Only Our Requires Silence Speak Us Which Word]
You see, my brethren, my heart is full; I could almost say it is too big to speak, and yet too big to be silent, without dropping a word to you. George Whitefield
[ Almost Big Brethren Could Dropping Full Heart Say See Silent Speak Too Without Word Yet]
We've been taught to believe that actions speak louder than words. But I think words speak pretty loud all of our lives; we carry these words in our head. Marlo Thomas
[ Actions Been Believe Carry Head Lives Loud Louder Our Pretty Speak Taught Than These Think Words]
You know, funny is this weird word for me. I hear is so many times it has no meaning anymore. Bruce McCulloch
[ Anymore Funny Hear Know Many Meaning Times Weird Word]
Words must surely be counted among the most powerful drugs man ever invented. Leo Rosten
[ Among Counted Ever Invented Man Most Must Powerful Surely Words]
All the English speakers, or almost all, have difficulties with the gender of words. Bernard Pivot
[ Almost Difficulties English Gender Speakers Words]
Look whether it be indifferently, as well for sins secret as open, what you find to be your best cordials to comfort you, whether God's Word, or natural means. Thomas Hooker
[ Best Comfort Find God Look Means Natural Open Secret Sins Well Whether Word Your]
The higher a man stands, the more the word vulgar becomes unintelligible to him. John Ruskin
[ Becomes Higher Him Man More Stands Unintelligible Vulgar Word]
Brotherhood is not just a Bible word. Out of comradeship can come and will come the happy life for all. Heywood Broun
[ Bible Brotherhood Come Comradeship Happy Just Life Out Will Word]
The shortest and surest way of arriving at real knowledge is to unlearn the lessons we have been taught, to mount the first principles, and take nobody's word about them. Henry Bolingbroke
[ Arriving Been First Knowledge Lessons Mount Nobody Principles Real Shortest Surest Take Taught Them Unlearn Way Word]
Wise sayings often fall on barren ground, but a kind word is never thrown away. Arthur Helps Wisdom
[ Away Barren Fall Ground Kind Never Often Sayings Thrown Wise Word]
I don't know if proud is the right word, but I am somebody who does not, on the whole, have the highest regard for my own stuff in that when I look all I get to see are the flaws. Neil Gaiman
[ Am Does Flaws Get Highest Know Look Own Proud Regard Right See Somebody Stuff Whole Word]
I think one of the great problems we have in the Republican Party is that we don't encourage you to be nasty. We encourage you to be neat, obedient, loyal and faithful and all those Boy Scout words, which would be great around a campfire but are lousy in politics. Newt Gingrich
[ Around Boy Campfire Encourage Faithful Great Lousy Loyal Nasty Neat Obedient Party Politics Problems Republican Scout Think Those Which Words Would]
Freedom is poetry, taking liberties with words, breaking the rules of normal speech, violating common sense. Freedom is violence. Norman O. Brown
[ Breaking Common Freedom Liberties Normal Poetry Rules Sense Speech Taking Violating Violence Words]
So long as I confine my thoughts to my own ideas divested of words, I do not see how I can be easily mistaken. George Berkeley
[ Confine Divested Easily How Ideas Long Mistaken Own See Thoughts Words]
Lovers have a way of using this word, nothing, which implies exactly the opposite. Honore de Balzac
[ Exactly Implies Lovers Nothing Opposite Using Way Which Word]
I've done movies with a sword before. But I haven't really been given the full responsibility of something like a Ridley Scott film. Orlando Bloom
[ Been Before Done Film Full Given Haven Movies Really Responsibility Ridley Scott Something Sword]
You can get more with a kind word and a gun than you can get with just a kind word. Willie Sutton
[ Get Gun Just Kind More Than Word]
I had no words for these feelings. And then people started using the word Ms. Suddenly, there was this handle with which I could identify myself and understand why I felt so out of whack with the culture around me. Betty Buckley
[ Around Could Culture Feelings Felt Had Handle Identify Ms Myself Out Started Suddenly Then These Understand Using Whack Which Why Word Words]
To hear the Japanese plead for free trade is like hearing the word love on the lips of a harlot. Lane Kirkland
[ Free Harlot Hear Hearing Japanese Lips Love Plead Trade Word]
In other words, Judaism is not Calvinism. Chaim Potok
[ Judaism Other Words]
The closer the look one takes at a word, the greater distance from which it looks back. Karl Kraus
[ Back Closer Distance Greater Look Looks Takes Which Word]
The amount of time we spend with Jesus - meditating on His Word and His majesty, seeking His face - establishes our fruitfulness in the kingdom. Charles Stanley
[ Amount Establishes Face Fruitfulness His Jesus Kingdom Majesty Meditating Our Seeking Spend Time Word]
Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill. Buddha
[ Care Chosen Good Hear Ill Influenced Should Them Utter Whatever Will Words]
I wear my Pen as others do their Sword. John Oldham
[ Others Pen Sword Their Wear]
I want my word to be up to the scale of the feat of arms performed by the Russian soldier. Andrei Platonov
[ Arms Feat Performed Russian Scale Soldier Up Want Word]
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love. Lao Tzu
[ Confidence Creates Giving Kindness Love Thinking Words]
No one means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean, for words are slippery and thought is viscous. Henry Adams
[ Few Mean Means Say Says Slippery Thought Very Words Yet]
Words do not pay for my dead people. Chief Joseph
[ Dead Pay Words]
Truthful words are not beautiful; beautiful words are not truthful. Good words are not persuasive; persuasive words are not good. Lao Tzu
[ Beautiful Good Persuasive Truthful Words]
You can get much farther with a kind word and a gun than you can with a kind word alone. Al Capone
[ Alone Farther Get Gun Kind Much Than Word]
We sometimes encounter people, even perfect strangers, who begin to interest us at first sight, somehow suddenly, all at once, before a word has been spoken. Fyodor Dostoevsky
[ Been Before Begin Encounter Even First Interest Once Perfect Sight Somehow Sometimes Spoken Strangers Suddenly Us Word]
While it may be true that the best advertising is word-of-mouth, never lose sight of the fact it also can be the worst advertising. Jef I. Richards
[ Advertising Also Best Fact Lose May Never Sight True While Word-Of-Mouth Worst]
The best prayers have often more groans than words. John Buchan
[ Best Groans More Often Prayers Than Words]
Remember that the word of God is not sent to particular persons, as if by name; and do not think you have no part in it, because you are not named there. Adam Clarke
[ Because God Name Named Part Particular Persons Remember Sent Think Word]
Evidently the arts, all the visual arts, are becoming more democratic in the worst sense of the word. Eugenio Montale
[ Arts Becoming Democratic Evidently More Sense Visual Word Worst]
Genius is a word too often tossed around in musical circles. Stanley Jordan
[ Around Circles Genius Musical Often Too Tossed Word]
However, no two people see the external world in exactly the same way. To every separate person a thing is what he thinks it is - in other words, not a thing, but a think. Penelope Fitzgerald
[ Every Exactly External However Other Person Same See Separate Thing Think Thinks Two Way Words World]
It is easy to say how we love new friends, and what we think of them, but words can never trace out all the fibers that knit us to the old. George Eliot
[ Easy Fibers Friends How Knit Love Never New Old Out Say Them Think Trace Us Words]
Those most moved to tears by every word of a preacher are generally weak and a rascal when the feelings evaporate. Sallust
[ Evaporate Every Feelings Generally Most Moved Preacher Rascal Tears Those Weak Word]
They call it golf because all the other four letter words were taken. Raymond Floyd
[ Because Call Four Golf Letter Other Taken Were Words]
Reality is a dirty word for me, I know it isn't for most people, but I am not interested. There's too much of it about. Ken Russell
[ Am Dirty Interested Know Most Much Reality Too Word]
Nothing we use or hear or touch can be expressed in words that equal what is given by the senses. Hannah Arendt
[ Equal Expressed Given Hear Nothing Senses Touch Use Words]
To a teacher of languages there comes a time when the world is but a place of many words and man appears a mere talking animal not much more wonderful than a parrot. Joseph Conrad
[ Animal Appears Comes Languages Man Many Mere More Much Parrot Place Talking Teacher Than Time Wonderful Words World]
Have you ever heard a good joke? If you've ever heard someone just right, with the right pacing, then you're already on the way to poetry. It's about using words in very precise ways and using gesture. Rita Dove
[ Already Ever Gesture Good Heard Joke Just Pacing Poetry Precise Right Someone Then Using Very Way Ways Words]
I have somewhere met with the epitaph on a charitable man which has pleased me very much. I cannot recollect the words, but here is the sense of it: "What I spent I lost; what I possessed is left to others; what I gave away remains with me." Joseph Addison
[ Away Cannot Charitable Epitaph Gave Here Left Lost Man Met Much Others Pleased Possessed Recollect Remains Sense Somewhere Spent Very Which Words]
Poetry is not only a set of words which are chosen to relate to each other; it is something which goes much further than that to provide a glimpse of our vision of the world. Tahar Ben Jelloun
[ Chosen Each Further Glimpse Goes Much Only Other Our Poetry Provide Relate Set Something Than Vision Which Words World]
So, not for lack of love of language, but because I feel our language is in an enormous state of humiliation, I decided to make films without words. Godfrey Reggio
[ Because Decided Enormous Feel Films Humiliation Lack Language Love Make Our State Without Words]
With Dick Smith there, and the words of Peter Shaffer... they've got to be the most beautiful descriptions in music ever written on film or in literature. And we could hear the music accompanying the words... What more can you ask for? F. Murray Abraham
[ Accompanying Ask Beautiful Could Descriptions Ever Film Got Hear Literature More Most Music Peter Smith Words Written]
Actually ideas are everywhere. It's the paperwork, that is, sitting down and thinking them into a coherent story, trying to find just the right words, that can and usually does get to be labor. Fred Saberhagen
[ Actually Coherent Does Down Everywhere Find Get Ideas Into Just Labor Paperwork Right Sitting Story Them Thinking Trying Usually Words]
You are just in the middle of a struggle with words which are really very stubborn things, with a blank page, with the damn thing that you use to write with, a pen or a typewriter, and you forget all about the reader when you are doing that. Guillermo Cabrera Infante
[ Blank Damn Doing Forget Just Middle Page Pen Reader Really Struggle Stubborn Thing Things Typewriter Use Very Which Words Write]
Friendship needs no words - it is solitude delivered from the anguish of loneliness. Dag Hammarskjold Friendship
[ Anguish Delivered Friendship Loneliness Needs Solitude Words]
Shah is a kind of magic word with the Persian people. Mohammed Reza Pahlavi
[ Kind Magic Persian Word]
Rehearsing a play is making the word flesh. Publishing a play is reversing the process. Peter Shaffer
[ Flesh Making Play Process Publishing Rehearsing Reversing Word]
Is there no Latin word for Tea? Upon my soul, if I had known that I would have let the vulgar stuff alone. Hilaire Belloc
[ Alone Had Known Latin Soul Stuff Tea Upon Vulgar Word Would]
But friends invited me to a private screening of Emmanuelle and said I'd learn a few things. But I know all the swear words. I just don't use them. So I declined. Irene Dunne
[ Declined Few Friends Invited Just Know Learn Private Said Screening Swear Them Things Use Words]
The president has undermined trust. No longer will the members of Congress be entitled to accept his veracity. Caveat emptor has become the word. Every member of Congress is on his or her own to determine the truth. Bob Graham
[ Accept Become Congress Determine Entitled Every Her His Longer Member Members Own President Trust Truth Undermined Veracity Will Word]
I cannot take back one word or action; the past does not change for anyone. Charles Van Doren
[ Action Anyone Back Cannot Change Does Past Take Word]
The worst thing is always thinking of titles for records, with some reason behind them, and she just came out with the word, which she thought was a good word, a hard word, and since then we've sort of attached loads of meaning to it. Emma Anderson
[ Always Attached Behind Came Good Hard Just Loads Meaning Out Reason Records She Since Some Sort Them Then Thing Thinking Thought Titles Which Word Worst]
My wife was too beautiful for words, but not for arguments. John Barrymore
[ Arguments Beautiful Too Wife Words]
Now the whole point about machines is they are designed not to be random. When you call up a word processing program on your computer, you don't want it to be different every time you call it up. You want it to stay the same. Rupert Sheldrake
[ Call Computer Designed Different Every Machines Now Point Processing Program Random Same Stay Time Up Want Whole Word Your]
Take it not amiss, O speech, that I borrow weighty words, and later try hard to make them seem light. Wislawa Szymborska
[ Amiss Borrow Hard Later Light Make Seem Speech Take Them Try Weighty Words]
The reason they call it 'golf' is that all the other 4 letter words were used up. Leslie Nielsen
[ Call Golf Letter Other Reason Up Used Were Words]
Public opinion is a permeating influence, and it exacts obedience to itself; it requires us to drink other men's thoughts, to speak other men's words, to follow other men's habits. Walter Bagehot
[ Drink Exacts Follow Habits Influence Itself Men Obedience Opinion Other Permeating Public Requires Speak Thoughts Us Words]
I'm going to make a film where not one word is really important. I'm going to make it all action. Elia Kazan
[ Action Film Going Important Make Really Where Word]
There is no greater impediment to the advancement of knowledge than the ambiguity of words. Thomas Reid
[ Advancement Ambiguity Greater Impediment Knowledge Than Words]
The Dancer believes that his art has something to say which cannot be expressed in words or in any other way than by dancing. Doris Humphrey
[ Any Art Believes Cannot Dancer Dancing Expressed His Other Say Something Than Way Which Words]
Yoga has brought me closer to myself. It's helped me realize the interconnectedness of the mind, body and spirit, in the Buddhist sense of the word. Christy Turlington
[ Body Brought Buddhist Closer Helped Interconnectedness Mind Myself Realize Sense Spirit Word Yoga]
The worst moment was when I was performing and I was about to sing, but I choked. I had a tickle in my throat and I started coughing, and I couldn't get the words out. It lasted for like thirty seconds, but I got over it, and luckily the crowd didn't seem to care. Chris Brown
[ Care Choked Coughing Crowd Get Got Had Lasted Luckily Moment Out Over Performing Seconds Seem Sing Started Thirty Throat Tickle Words Worst]