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"Cheque enclosed" are the two most beautiful words in the English language
Dorothy Parker
"The last word" is the most dangerous of infernal machines; and husband and wife should no more fight to get it than they would struggle for the possession of a lighted bomb-shell
Douglas Jerrold
A broken bone can heal, but the wound a word opens can fester forever
Jessamyn West
A fast word about oral contraception. I asked a girl to go to bed with me, she said 'no'.
Woody Allen
A fine volley of words, gentlemen, and quickly shot off
William Shakespeare
A vocabulary of truth and simplicity will be of service throughout your life
Winston Churchill
A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged, it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and the time in which it is used
Oliver Wendell Holmes
A word to the wise is enough
Benjamin Franklin
A word too much always defeats its purpose
Arthur Schopenhauer
A word, once sent abroad, flies irrevocably.
Add thou not unto his words, lest he reprove thee, and thou be found a liar
All our words from loose using have lost their edge
Ernest Hemingway
And now this word to all of you: You should be like one big happy family, full of sympathy toward each other, loving one another with tender hearts and humble minds
At every word a reputation dies.
Alexander Pope
But after all I find in my work an echo of what struck me. I see that nature has told me something, has spoken to me, and that I have put it down in shorthand. In my shorthand there may be words that cannot be deciphered. There may be mistakes or gap
Vincent van Gogh
By phonemic trans-formation into visual terms, the alphabet became a universal, abstract, static container of meaningless sounds.
Marshall McLuhan
By words the mind is winged.
Come mothers and fathers Throughout the land, And don't criticize What you can't understand
Bob Dylan
Command is lonely.
Colin Powell
Don't accustom yourself to use big words for little matters
Samuel Johnson
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