quote by Ronald Reagan

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

— Ronald Reagan

Unconventional English Words quotations

English words quote A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart, and can sing it back to yo

A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart, and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.

Nigeria is not a nation. It is a mere geographical expression. There are no 'Nigerians' in the same sense as there are 'English,' 'Welsh,' or 'French.' The word 'Nigerian' is merely a distinctive appellation to distinguish those who live within the boundaries of Nigeria and those who do not.

We don't just borrow words; on occasion, English has pursued other languages down alleyways to beat them unconscious and rifle their pockets for new vocabulary.

English words quote You will continue to suffer if you have an emotional reaction to everything that

You will continue to suffer if you have an emotional reaction to everything that is said to you. True power is sitting back and observing everything with logic. If words control your that means everyone can control you. Breathe and allow things to pass.

In the year 1090, there was founded in Persia the religious and military order of the Assassins, whose history is one of cruelty, barbarity, and murder, and for good reason: the members were confirmed users of hashish, or marihuana, and it is from the Arabs' 'hashashin' that we have the English word 'assassin.'

Thanks to words, we have been able to rise above the brutes;

and thanks to words, we have often sunk to the level of the demons.

My favorite three words in the English language are: ’I don’t know’, because every time I say them, I learn something new.

English words quote Don't waste words on people who deserve your silence. Sometimes the most powerfu

Don't waste words on people who deserve your silence. Sometimes the most powerful thing you can say is nothing at all.

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

The most powerful words in English are, 'Tell me a story.'

The most beautiful words in the English language are 'not guilty'.

English words quote Be careful with your words, once they are said, they can be only forgiven, not f

Be careful with your words, once they are said, they can be only forgiven, not forgotten.

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I was born in Texas and I lived there 'till I was 8.

Then I moved to the Dominican Republic with my mom, lived there for two years and forgot every word of English I knew.

The English people, a lot of them, would not be able to understand a word of spoken Shakespeare. There are people who do and I'm not denying they exist. But it's a far more philistine country than people think.

Where shall we look for standard English, but to the words of a standard man?

English words quote Be sure to taste your words before you spit them out.

Be sure to taste your words before you spit them out.

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Alone. Yes, that's the key word, the most awful word in the English tongue. Murder doesn't hold a candle to it and hell is only a poor synonym.

Are there any more beautiful words in the English dictionary than 'see you tomorrow?

I say 20 words in English. I say money, money, money, and I say hot dog! I say yes, no and I say money, money, money and I say turkey sandwich and I say grape juice.

English words quote Fools live to regret their words, the wise regret their silence.

Fools live to regret their words, the wise regret their silence.

Although I write in English, and despite the fact that I'm from America, I consider myself an Armenian writer. The words I use are in English, the surroundings I write about are American, but the soul, which makes me write, is Armenian. This means I am an Armenian writer and deeply love the honor of being a part of the family of Armenian wrtiters.

Please stop using the word "Negro."... We are the only human beings in the world with fifty-seven variety of complexions who are classed together as a single racial unit. Therefore, we are really truly colored people, and that is the only name in the English language which accurately describes us.

I don't think there's any words in the English language to explain what it's -what it's like to- to sit on Texas death row and your thoughts are laying on that gurney, convicted but innocent and being put to death.

English words quote No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.

No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.

The English language has about 450,000 commonly used words, but more may be needed. What to you call someone who has lost a sibling or had a miscarriage? Or a gay person whose partner has died? Or an elderly person who has lost every friend and relative? So many heartaches can't be found in the dictionary.

The provisions of the Constitution are not mathematical formulas having their essence in their form; they are organic, living institutions transplanted from English soil. Their significance is vital, not formal; it is to be gathered not simply by taking the words and a dictionary, but by considering their origin and the line of their growth.

I notice that you use plain, simple language, short words and brief sentences.

That is the way to write English - it is the modern way and the best way. Stick to it; don't let fluff and flowers and verbosity creep in.

English words quote I don't trust words. I trust actions.

I don't trust words. I trust actions.

There was an agitation against Mumbai Express: because part of it is an English word. There is no Tamil word for Mumbai Express. I am sure all those who were against it, even they wouldn't say 'I love you' to their lovers in Tamil. Many don't even thank in Tamil.

The word coach comes from the old English word coach, which was a vehicle, a carriage that took royalty or very important people from where they were to where they wanted to go. That's really what a coach is. He or she tries to create a vehicle that will help you get where you're going, not where the coach wants you to go.

Sanskrit has ninety-six words for love;

ancient Persian has eighty; Greek three; and English simply one.

English words quote Let your dreams be bigger than your fears and your actions louder than your word

Let your dreams be bigger than your fears and your actions louder than your words.

The two most misused words in the entire English vocabulary are love and friendship. A true friend would die for you, so when you start trying to count them on one hand, you don't need any fingers.

If the word 'No' was removed from the English language, Ian Paisley would be speechless.

Mind you, the Elizabethans had so many words for the female genitals that it is quite hard to speak a sentence of modern English without inadvertently mentioning at least three of them.

English words quote Never speak from a place of hate, jealousy, anger or insecurity. Evaluate your w

Never speak from a place of hate, jealousy, anger or insecurity. Evaluate your words before you let them leave your lips. Sometimes it's best to be quiet.

Mind you, the Elizabethans had so many words for the female genitals that it is quite hard to speak a sentence of modern English without inadvertently mentioning at least three of them.

Words have a longer life than deeds.

First of all, there was a volcano of words, an eruption of words that Shakespeare had never used before that had never been used in the English language before. It's astonishing. It pours out of him.

English words quote There is a voice that doesn't use words. Listen.

There is a voice that doesn't use words. Listen.

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

"Very" is the most useless word in the English language and can always come out.

More than useless, it is treacherous because it invariably weakens what it is intended to strengthen. For example, would you rather hear the mincing shallowness of "I love you very much" or the heart-slamming intensity of "I love you"?

I don't know why you use a fancy French word like detente when there's a good English phrase for it - cold war.

When you hear a kind word spoken about a friend, tell him so.

The most disgusting four letter word in the English language is 'cage'.

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