There is no sickness worse for me than words that to be kind must lie.
Now the rest of the acts of Manasseh, and his prayer unto his God, and the words of the seers that spake to him in the name of the LORD God of Israel, behold, they are written in the book of the kings of Israel. (2 Chronicles 33:18)
The Bible quotes
Our love must not be a thing of words and fine talk. It must be a thing of action and sincerity (1 John 3:18).
The Bible quotes
The principle office of history I take to be this: to prevent virtuous actions from being forgotten, and that evil words and deeds should fear an infamous reputation with posterity.
Publius Cornelius Tacitus quotes
I heard the bells on Christmas Day; their old familiar carols play. And wild and sweet the words repeat of peace on earth goodwill to men.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow quotes
Few things in the world are more powerful than a positive push. A smile. A word of optimism and hope. Ayou can do itwhen things are tough.
I have always felt alienated from words, attacked by them, silenced by them, ignored by them, words have never been fast friends. I listen to the voices that come from my heart, and scream from my guts, I am more than what you see. I say this only to myself, sure no one will listen, and terrified everyone will...
Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it. The river was cut by the world's great flood and runs over rocks from the basement of time. On some of the rocks are timeless raindrops. Under the rocks are the words, and some of the words are theirs. I am haunted by waters.
Go on, get out. Last words are for fools who haven't said enough.
Whatever we well understand we express clearly, and words flow with ease.
Nicholas Boileau quotes