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As advertising blather becomes the nation's normal idiom, language becomes printed noise. — George Will
The great enemy of clear language is insincerity. When there is a gap between one's real and one's declared aims, one turns, as it were, instinctively to long words and exhausted idioms, like a cuttlefish squirting out ink. — George Orwell
The great enemy of clear language is insincerity. When there is a gap between one's real and one's declared aims, one turns as it were instinctively to long words and exhausted idioms, like a cuttlefish spurting out ink. — George Orwell
Psychobabble is... a set of repetitive verbal formalities that kills off the very spontaneity, candor, and understanding it pretends to promote. It's an idiom that reduces psychological insight to a collection of standardized observations, that provides a frozen lexicon to deal with an infinite variety of problems. — Richard D. Rosen
The test of a given phrase would be: Is it worthy to be immortal? To make a beeline for something. That's worthy of being immortal and is immortal in English idiom. I guess I'll split is not going to be immortal and is excludable, therefore excluded. — Robert Fitzgerald
You can't buy time or save it, common idioms notwithstanding. You can only spend it. — Eric Zorn
I try to use the Australian idiom to its maximum advantage. — Paul Keating
A scrupulous writer, in every sentence that he writes, will ask himself at least four questions, thus: 1. What am I trying to say? 2. What words will express it? 3. What image or idiom will make it clearer? 4. Is this image fresh enough to have an effect? — George Orwell
The development of new instrumental and vocal idioms has been one of the remarkable phenomena of recent music.
I do not believe in pure idioms. I think there is naturally a desire, for whoever speaks or writes, to sign in an idiomatic, irreplaceable manner.
To make the bloody thing talk the way I do when I'm on a verbal roll, in my idioms and rhythms.
Wizards was my homage to Tolkien in the American idiom.
I had read Tolkien, understood Tolkien, and wanted to do a sort of fantasy for American kids, and that was Wizards.