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From Lightest Words Sometimes The Direst Quarrel Springs.
~ Cato the Elde
Think Not Those Faithful Who Praise All Thy Words And Actions But Those Who Kindly Reprove Thy Faults.
~ Socrates
Fine Words And An Insinuating Appearance Are Seldom Associated With True Virtue.
~ Confucius, The Confucian Analects
Wisdom Does Not Show Itself So Much In Precept As In Life - In Firmness Of Mind And A Mastery Of Appetite. It Teaches Us To Do As Well As To Talk; And To Make Our Words And Actions All Of A Color.
~ Seneca
Do Not Accustom Yourself To Use Big Words For Little Matters.
~ Samuel Johnson
Do Not Be Wise In Words - Be Wise In Deeds.
~ Jewish Prove
Speak Properly, And In As Few Words As You Can, But Always Plainly; For The End Of Speech Is Not Ostentation, But To Be Understood.
~ William Penn
It Is Of Interest To Note That While Some Dolphins Are Reported To Have Learned English -- Up To Fifty Words Used In Correct Context -- No Human Being Has Been Reported To Have Learned Dolphinese.
~ Carl Sagan
In Words Are Seen The State Of Mind And Character And Disposition Of The Speaker.
~ Plutarch
Deeds, Not Words Shall Speak Me.
~ John Fletche
Careful With Fire Is Good Advice We Know. Careful With Words Is Ten Times Doubly So.
~ William Carleton
My Words Fly Up, My Thoughts Remain Below. Words Without Thoughts Never To Heaven Go.
~ William Shakespeare