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"A language Older Than Words" - Derrick Jensen

"All words, in every language, are metaphors." - Marshall Mcluhan

"Body language is more powerful than words." - Ricky Gervais

"Music is the language of the heart without words." - Shinichi Suzuki

"Language is a very difficult thing to put into words." - Voltaire

"If only. The saddest two words in any language." - Maggie Osborne

"Photography is a language more universal than words." - Minor White

"If only...the saddest words in the English language." - Kristan Higgins

"There must be a language that doesn't depend on words." - Paulo Coelho

"Literature exists inside the language. It's made of words." - Amos Oz

"The language of friendship is not words but meanings." - Henry David Thoreau

"I am influenced by words and the chewiness of language" - Annie Proulx

"Children must master the language of things before they master the language of words." - Friedrich Frobel

"We think in language. We think in words. Language is the landscape of thought." - George Carlin

"For last year's words belong to last year's language And next year's words await another voice." - T S Eliot

"Words are coin. Words alienate. Language is no medium for desire. Desire is rapture, not exchange." - J M Coetzee

"It's a difficult competition against silence, because silence is a perfect language, the only language which says with no words." - Eduardo Galeano

"There is a language that is beyond words. If I can learn to decipher that language without words, I will be able to decipher the world." - Paulo Coelho

"Language is double-edged; through words a fuller view of reality emerges, but words can also serve to fragment reality." - Vera John-Steiner

"When thoughts fails of words, they find imagination waiting at their elbow to teach a new language without words." - Anonymous

"Two of the hardest words in the language to rhyme are life and love. Of all words!" - Stephen Sondheim

"The four most expensive words in the English language are, 'This time it's different.'" - John Templeton

"Language is only the instrument of science, and words are but the signs of ideas." - Samuel Johnson

"The four most powerful words in the English language - please, thanks, sorry and why." - Wendy Alexander

"Because without our language, we have lost ourselves. Who are we without our words?" - Melina Marchetta

"Language makes culture, and we make a rotten culture when we abuse words." - Cynthia Ozick

"Unencountered Language is the court and spark between words we recognize and those we don't." - Andrew Lakey

"Culture is one of the two or three most complicated words in the English language." - Raymond Williams

"Words performed through music can express what language alone had exhausted" - Hugo Von Hofmannsthal

"The words are in my own internal language, and mean more than I could ever explain," - Lisa Gerrard

"Actually, my correspondent's language is better than mine. He can put his sentiment into words." - Alfred Hershey

"Dreams - Language in a dream is unspoken but understood. Words get in the way." - Fred Alan Wolf

"We should constantly use the most common, little, easy words which our language affords." - John Wesley

"If my words fail, let my eyes and my heart be my language." - Mirtha Michelle

"The physical language of the body is so much more powerful than words." - Bill Irwin

"The two most beautiful words in the English language are: Check Enclosed." - Dorothy Parker

"Sweet tears! the awful language, eloquent Of infinite affection; far too big For words." - Robert Pollok

"You follow words of the toga (language of the cultivated class)." - Persius

"There is a lack of words in the language for the feelings of the soul." - Fray Luis de Leon

"The most important words in the English language are not 'I love you' but 'it's benign.'" - Woody Allen

"Art is an extension of language - an expression of sensations too subtle for words." - Robert Henri

"We shall never understand one another until we reduce the language to seven words." - Khalil Gibran

"Words slip into a language the way white-green vines slide between slats in a fence." - Tim Seibles

"There is your audience. There is the language. There are the words that they use." - Eugene Schwartz

"Art is a wholly physical language whose words are all the visible objects." - Gustave Courbet

"language can't be appropriated by one person, one poet. The words belong to all of us." - Erica Jong

"You follow words of the toga (language of the cultivated class). [Lat., Verba togae sequeris.]" - Aulus Persius Flaccus

"And don't confound the language of the nation With long-tailed words in osity and ation." - John Hookham Frere

"Words have power. Use the language of leadership versus the vocabulary of a victim." - Robin S. Sharma

"Real emotion transcends language. You dont have to understand their words to feel their pain." - Julia Roberts

"There are no two words in the English language more harmful than good job," - J.K. Simmons

"The four sweetest words in the English language - 'You wore me down.'" - Aziz Ansari

"I type a 101 words a minute. But it's in my own language." - Mitch Hedberg

"So mathematical truth prefers simple words since the language of truth is itself simple." - Tycho Brahe

"Language creates reality. Words have power. Speak always to create joy." - Deepak Chopra

"Ransack the language as he might, words failed him. He wanted another landscape, and another tongue." - Virginia Woolf

"Real emotion transcends language. You dont have to understand their words to feel their pain." - Julia Roberts

"The N-word is one of the most contentious words in the English language." - Judy Woodruff

"I'm sorry.' The two most inadequate words in the English language." - Beth Revis

"The four most expensive words in the English language are this time it's different." - John Templeton

"The most beautiful words in the English language are not 'I love you,' but 'It's benign." - Woody Allen

"Words are the weak support of cold indifference; love has no language to be heard." - William Congreve

"The most beautiful words in the English language aren't "I love you" but "it's benign."" - Woody Allen

"And don't confound the language of the nation With long-tailed words in osity and ation." - John Hookham Frere

"You cannot write in more than one language. Words don't come out as well." - Elie Wiesel

"Put your trust in god are the most dangerous words in the English language." - Hemant Mehta

"The three most dreaded words in the English language are 'negative cash flow'." - David Tang

"The most beautiful words in the English language are 'not guilty'." - Maxim Gorky

"Actually, my correspondent's language is better than mine. He can put his sentiment into words." - Alfred Day Hershey

"The four most beautiful words in our common language: I told you so." - Gore Vidal

"When you work in a different language you are not so attached to the words." - Antonio Banderas

"I love the right words. I think economy and precision of language are important." - Chelsea Clinton

"I dream of a language whose words, like fists, would fracture jaws." - Emile M Cioran

"The music takes over the words and makes them speak to me in another language." - Roger Scruton

"What the elements are to chemistry, what the sounds are to music, are words to language." - Ernest Klein

"Words may be false and full of art; Sighs are the natural language of the heart." - Thomas Shadwell

"Proletarian language is dictated by hunger. The poor chew words to fill their bellies." - Theodor Adorno

"The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words." - George Eliot

"I can feel the power of the words doing the work. Must trust language more." - Antony Sher

"Language is a skin: I rub my language against the other. It is as if I had words instead of fingers, or fingers at the tip of my words. My language trembles with desire." - Roland Barthes

"English is such a deliciously complex and undisciplined language, we can bend, fuse, distort words to all our purposes. We give old words new meanings, and we borrow new words from any language that intrudes into our intellectual environment." - Willard Gaylin

"Language is filled with words for deprivation images so familiar it is hard to crack language open into that other country the country of being." - Susan Griffin

"Most of conflicts and tensions are due to language. Don't pay so much attention to the words. In love's country, language doesn't have its place. Love's mute." - Shams Tabrizi

"Most of conflicts and tensions are due to language. Don't pay so much attention to the words. In love's country, language doesn't have its place. Love's mute." - Shams Tabrizi

"Most of conflicts and tensions are due to language. Don't pay so much attention to the words. In love's country, language doesn't have its place. Love's mute." - Shams Tabrizi

"I think we're still in a muddle with our language, because once you get words and a spoken language it gets harder to communicate." - Jane Goodall

"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

"Words are our life. We are human because we use language. So I think we are less human when we use less language." - Carol Shields

"We believe we can also show that words do not have exactly the same psychic "weight" depending on whether they belong to the language of reverie or to the language of daylight life-to rested language or language under surveillance-to the language of natural poetry or to the language hammered out by authoritarian prosodies." - Gaston Bachelard

"I begin to long for some little language such as lovers use, broken words, inarticulate words, like the shuffling of feet on pavement." - Virginia Woolf

"If language is not rectified, words do not correspond to meaning, and if words do not correspond to meaning, our deeds cannot be accomplished." - Confucius

"Words, however, are things; and the man who accords To his language the license to outrage his soul, Is controll'd by the words he disdains to control." - Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton

"How wonderful it must be to speak the language of the angels, with no words for hate and a million words for love!" - Eileen Elias Freeman

"The exchange of words is a lot like a virtual handshake. Is the writer's grasp of the language strong and bold? Are the words gripping? Direct? Inventive? Sincere?" - Allison Mackie

"If it's a language you don't understand and you're not concerned with the meanings of the words, your impression comes from how the words look, particularly if the language uses different characters." - Squarepusher

"It was once argued that 'Starring Sylvester Stallone' were the three scariest words in the English language but until I saw Adam Sandler I'd always thought the three scariest words in the English language were 'starring Dan Aykroyd.'" - Joe Queenan

"If I can learn to understand this language without words, I can learn to understand the world." - Paulo Coelho

"Language is the mother, not the handmaiden, of thought; words will tell you things you never thought or felt before." - W H Auden

"Perhaps there is a language which is not made of words and everything in the world understands it." - Frances Hodgson Burnett

"Language is a poor enough means of communication as it is. So we should use all the words we have." - Caitlin R. Kiernan

"Hath any wounded thee with injuries? Meet them with patience. Hasty words rankle the wound; soft language dresses it." - Francis Quarles

"Drawing - it's the first language of human beings, before writing, before even talking, before words, human beings was drawing." - Marjane Satrapi

"Summer afternoon - summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language." - Henry James

"The four most important words in the English language are, "What do you think?" Listen to your people and learn." - J. W. "Bill" Marriott, Jr.

"I distrust speech therapy. Words are the language of lies and evasions. Music cannot lie. Music talks to the heart." - Alasdair Gray

"As my Buddhist teachers have shown me, wisdom emerges in the space around words as much as from language itself." - Mark Epstein

"We are trapped by language to such a degree that every attempt to formulate insight is a play on words." - Niels Bohr

"Fear not because your prayer is stammering, your words feeble, and your language poor. Jesus can understand you." - J C Ryle

"Get in touch with the way the other person feels. Feelings are 55% body language, 38% tone and 7% words." - Anonymous

"The limits of my language are the limits of my mind. All I know is what I have words for." - Ludwig Wittgenstein

"There are no simple words. I don't know why I thought I could hide anything behind language." - Patricia A. McKillip

"The human language, as precise as it is with its thousands of words, can still be so wonderfully vague." - Garth Stein

"The affectation of some late authors to introduce and multiply cant words is the most ruinous corruption in any language." - Jonathan Swift

"Filthy language is used by people who don't have the maturity or intelligence to express themselves with better words." - Nouman Ali Khan

"The First Amendment...begins with the five loveliest words in the English language: 'Congress shall make no law'." - George Will

"The Australian language is easier to learn than boat talk. It has a vocabulary of about six words." - P. J. O'Rourke

"I have always felt cookbooks were fiction and the most beautiful words in the English language were 'room service." - Erma Bombeck

"If you are a thinker, you will change the language. You will not use words the way others do." - Gertrude Stein

"Net neutrality: The only two words that promise more boredom in the English language are 'featuring Sting,'" - John Oliver

"Like a baby learning language, we learn how to communicate with God by listening to His words first." - Timothy Keller

"One of the most frustrating words in the human language, as far as I could tell, was love" - Bethany" - Alexandra Adornetto

"Learn to feel sorry for music because, although it is the international language, it has no swear words." - Billy Connolly

"Music is enough of an expression that it doesn't really matter what the words are or what language it's in." - Gwenno

"The absence of words is the absence of intimacy. There are experiences that are starved for language." - Andrew Solomon

"Rembrandt is so deeply mysterious that he says things for which there are no words in any language." - Vincent Van Gogh

"The choosing among words is made by every user of the language, and not exclusively by professional speakers and writers." - Wilson Follett

"One of the first issues I dealt with was the struggle to find a language, to find my own words." - Rirkrit Tiravanija

"I come from a tradition - from the Jewish tradition, which believes in words, in language, in communication." - Elie Wiesel

"In the Trump language, words change their meaning day by day depending on his own political needs." - E. J. Dionne

"The nine most terrifying words in the English language are "I'm from the government, and I'm here to help."" - Ronald Reagan

"Better than chanting a thousand words in a dead language is one soothing word spoken in the vernacular." - Gautama Buddha

"The ten most dangerous words in the English language are Hi, I'm from the government, and I'm here to help." - Ronald Reagan

"The nine most terrifying words in the English language are, 'I'm from the government and I'm here to help." - Ronald Reagan

"[Of the Auschwitz concentration camp:] Our language lacks words to express this offence, the demolition of a man." - Primo Levi

"Words should be employed as the means, not as the end: language is the instrument, conviction is the work." - Joshua Reynolds

"When the heart speaks, however simple the words, its language is always acceptable to those who have hearts." - Mary Baker Eddy

"The fixation of the theater in one language-written words, music, lights, noises-betokens its imminent ruin." - Antonin Artaud

"Summer afternoon, summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language." - Henry James

"Language, philosophy, and science are interwoven into the design of words, which are manipulated to create surprising illusions." - John Langdon

"The most terrifying words in the English language are: I'm from the government and I'm here to help." - Ronald Reagan

"Shakespeare's taught me that there are more words in the English language than I have got in my head." - Zoe Wanamaker

"I just want the actors to put their faith in the language. Just let the words do the work." - Conor Mcpherson

"As societies grow decadent, the language grows decadent, too. Words are used to disguise, not to illuminate, action..." - Gore Vidal

"Of course language manifests a belief only if we use its words with the implied acceptance of their appositeness." - Michael Polanyi

"Words should be employed as the means, not the end; language is the instrument, conviction is the work." - Joshua Reynolds

"Actually, the language in Shakespeare is wonderfully musical. You need to hear the music to connect with the words." - Mandy Patinkin

"Very early in life I became fascinated with the wonders language can achieve. And I began playing with words." - Gwendolyn Brooks

"Nonverbal communication forms a social language that is in many ways richer and more fundamental than our words." - Leonard Mlodinow

"Language both reflects and shapes society. Culture shapes language and then language shapes culture. Little wonder that the words we use to talk to each other, and about each other, are the most important words in our language: they tell us who I am, they tell us who you are, they tell us who 'they' are." - Rosalie Maggio

"Without precise meanings behind words, politicians and elites can obscure reality and condition people to reflexively associate certain words with positive or negative perceptions. In other words, unpleasant facts can be hidden behind purposely meaningless language." - Ron Paul



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