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Our American Past Always Speaks To Us With Two Voices The Voice Of The Past, And The Voice Of The Present. We Are Always Asking Two Quite Different Questions. Historians Reading The Words Of John Winthrop Usually Ask, What Did They Mean To Him Citizens Ask, What Do They Mean To Us Historians Are Trained To Seek The Original Meaning All Of Us Want To Know The Present Meaning.
~ Daniel J. Boorstin
By Words The Mind Is Winged.
~ Aristophanes
I Believe The Choice To Be Excellent Begins With Aligning Your Thoughts And Words With The Intention To Require More From Yourself.
~ Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine, December 2003
From Lightest Words Sometimes The Direst Quarrel Springs.
~ Cato the Elde
A Picture Can Say 1000 Words But It Can Also Inspire You To Write 1000 More.
~ Jason Mraz
Summer Afternoon - Summer Afternoon... The Two Most Beautiful Words In The English Language.
~ Henry James
Grasp The Subject, The Words Will Follow.
~ Cato the Elde
Hope Is The Thing With Feathers That Perches In The Soul And Sings The Tune Without The Words And Never Stops At All.
~ Emily Dickenson
The Sword The Body Wounds, Sharp Words The Mind.
~ Menande
Quotation... A Writer Expresses Himself In Words That Have Been Used Before Because They Give His Meaning Better Than He Can Give It Himself, Or Because They Are Beautiful Or Witty, Or Because He Expects Them To Touch A Cord Of Association In His Reader, Or Because He Wishes To Show That He Is Learned And Well Read. Quotations Due To The Last Motive Are Invariably Ill-advised; The Discerning Reader Detects It And Is Contemptuous; The Undiscerning Is Perhaps Impressed, But Even Then Is At The Same Time Repelled, Pretentious Quotations Being The Surest Road To Tedium.
~ Henry W. Fowler, A Dictionary of Modern English Usage (1926)
If It Takes A Lot Of Words To Say What You Have In Mind, Give It More Thought.
~ Dennis Roch
A Multitude Of Words Is No Proof Of A Prudent Mind.
~ Thales
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