10 Quotes Regarding Words
The same words conceal and declare the thoughts of men.
Words are but pictures of our thoughts.
It's strange that words are so inadequate. Yet, like the asthmatic struggling for breath, so the lover must struggle for words.
T. S. Eliot
Words are but the signs of ideas.
In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
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!
Sir Walter Scott
If you be pungent, be brief; for it is with words as with sunbeams - the more they are condensed the deeper they burn.
Words are often seen hunting for an idea, but ideas are never seen hunting for words.
Man is a creature who lives not upon bread alone, but principally by catchwords
Robert Louis Stevenson
Words, like nature, half reveal and half conceal the soul within.
Alfred Lord Tennyson