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Accurate and famous quotes by William Shakespeare, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Winston Churchill, Emily Dickinson, Ludwig van Beethoven, Henry Adams, Alfred Lord Tennyson, Pythagoras, that are about words. You can read the best of all time and enjoy Top 10 lists. These sayings are handy to improve yourself and your knowledge.

What are the best words images quotes?

Here is selection of the finest quotes embed as messages on beautiful images. Beautiful words affirmations to read, bookmark and share with your friends and family.

  1. Picture quote by Sayings about friend

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

  2. Picture quote by William Henry about wisdom

    Fools live to regret their words, the wise regret their silence. ⏤ William Henry

  3. Picture quote about words

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

  4. Picture quote by Unknown about speech

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

  5. Picture quote by Sayings about trust

    I don't trust words. I trust actions. ⏤ Sayings

  6. Picture quote by Louis Nizer about therapy

    Words of comfort skillfully administered are the oldest therapy known to man. ⏤ Louis Nizer

  7. Picture quote by Tony Gaskins about speak

    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. ⏤ Tony Gaskins

  8. Picture quote by Mahatma Gandhi about positive

    Keep your words positive because your words become your behavior. ⏤ Mahatma Gandhi

  9. Picture quote about confidence

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

  10. Picture quote by Mark Twain about actions

    Actions speak louder than words, but not nearly as often. ⏤ Mark Twain

  11. Picture quote by Georgia O'Keeffe about art

    I found that I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way - thing I had no words for. ⏤ Georgia O'Keeffe

  12. Picture quote by Desmond Tutu about words

    Be careful what you say. Words do not only describe reality. Words create reality. ⏤ Desmond Tutu

  13. Picture quote about loyalty

    Loyalty is hard to find. Trust is easy to lose. Actions speak louder than words.

  14. Picture quote by Rumi about listen

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

  15. Picture quote about words

    Drunk words are sober thoughts

  16. Picture quote by David Gemmell about yourself

    Do not speak badly of yourself. For the warrior within hears your words and is lessened by them. ⏤ David Gemmell

  17. Picture quote by Swami Vivekananda about thoughts

    We are what our thougts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far. ⏤ Swami Vivekananda

  18. Picture quote by Mahatma Gandhi about positive

    Keep your thoughts positive because your thoughts become your words. ⏤ Mahatma Gandhi

  19. Picture quote by Edward Thorndike about words

    Colors fade, temples crumble, empires fall, but wise words endure. ⏤ Edward Thorndike

  20. Picture quote by Mahatma Gandhi about perception

    It is better to have a heart without words, than words without a heart. ⏤ Mahatma Gandhi

  21. Picture quote by Hafiz about words

    The words you speak become the house you live in. ⏤ Hafiz

  22. Picture quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. about memories

    In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends. ⏤ Martin Luther King, Jr.

  23. Picture quote by Henry David Thoreau about friendship

    The language of friendship is not words, but meanings. ⏤ Henry David Thoreau

  24. Picture quote by Buddha about change

    When words are both true and kind they can change the world. ⏤ Buddha

  25. Picture quote about gratitude

    As we express our gratitude we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.

What are the best words quotations?

Below you can read the best quotes about words of all times. Some of the top sayings from famous people here to read and remember. Access the best words quotations. Top words sayings on images and beautiful affirmations. Enjoy and bookmark favorite ones.

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.

Robert Frost

Raise your words, not your voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.


In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

It's hard for me to put my feelings into words.

Joaquin Phoenix

Of all the words of mice and men, the saddest are, “It might have been."

Kurt Vonnegut

Speak only if it improves upon the silence.

Mahatma Gandhi

Words will not fail when the matter is well considered.


A thousand words will not leave so deep an impression as one deed.

Henrik Ibsen

Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory.

Norman Vincent Peale

Keep your thoughts positive because your thoughts become your words.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Robin Williams

When deeds speak, words are nothing.

African Proverbs

Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.


What are the most powerful words in the universe? The ones you use to talk to yourself.

Karen Salmansohn

look for a long time at what pleases you, and longer still at what pains you...


If one day, my words are against science, choose science.

Mustafa Kemal Ataturk

Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.

Robert Frost

A wise man hears one word and understands two.

Yiddish Proverbs

Until we meet again, may the good Lord take a liking to you.

Roy Rogers

If you wish to know the mind of a man, listen to his words.

Chinese Proverbs

The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.

Mark Twain

How often misused words generate misleading thoughts.

Herbert Spencer

It makes my heart sick when I remember all the good words and the broken promises.

Chief Joseph

A word once uttered can never be recalled.


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

Ludwig Wittgenstein

Kind words may be short... but their echoes are endless.

Mother Theresa

Art is beauty, the perpetual invention of detail, the choice of words, the exquisite care of execution.

Theophile Gautier

It is well, I die hard, but I am not afraid to go.

George Washington

We will have to repent in this generation not merely for the vitriolic words and actions of the bad people, but for the appalling silence of the good people.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

I have been a believer in the magic of language since, at a very early age, I discovered that some words got me into trouble and others got me out.

Katherine Dunn

Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill.


I have never been hurt by what I have not said.

Calvin Coolidge

You must realize that I was suffering from love and I knew him as intimately as I knew my own image in a mirror. In other words, I knew him only in relation to myself.

Angela Carter

If a word in the dictionary were misspelled, how would we know?

Steven Wright

Words are but the vague shadows of the volumes we mean. Little audible links, they are, chaining together great inaudible feelings and purposes.

Theodore Dreiser

The sweetest two words are 'next time.' The sourest word is 'if.'

Chi Chi Rodriguez

Partir, c'est mourir un peu. (To leave is to die a little.)


Among my most prized possessions are words that I have never spoken.

Orson Scott Card

One thing you can give and still keep is your word.


Poetry is the rhythmical creation of beauty in words.

Edgar Allan Poe

The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.


Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

But even in the Christian religion, much of its real meaning is hidden by words that are misleading and symbols that but few understand.

Ernest Holmes

We only part to meet again.

John Gay

Of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these, 'It might have been.

John Greenleaf Whittier

It's strange that words are so inadequate. Yet, like the asthmatic struggling for breath, so the lover must struggle for words.

T. S. Eliot

Words are all we have.

Samuel Beckett

A word is dead when it is said. Some say. I say it just, begins to live that day.

Emily Dickinson

Why does everyone have to pretend to be stupid and not know long words?

Martin Freeman

For diplomacy to be effective, words must be credible - and no one can now doubt the word of America.

George W. Bush

Poetry is ordinary language raised to the Nth power. Poetry is boned with ideas, nerved and blooded with emotions, all held together by the delicate, tough skin of words.

Paul Engle

Words which do not give the light of Christ increase the darkness.

Mother Teresa

Our expression and our words never coincide, which is why the animals don't understand us.

Malcolm De Chazal

Silence is better than unmeaning words.


Parting is all we know of heaven and all we need of hell.

Emily Dickinson

Colors fade, temples crumble, empires fall, but wise words endure.

Edward Thorndike

No one means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean, for words are slippery and thought is vicious.

Henry Adams

Words are alive; cut them and they bleed.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A word too much always defeats its purpose.

Arthur Schopenhauer

I say there're no depressed words just depressed minds.

Bob Dylan

The oldest, shortest words - "yes" and "no" - are those which require the most thought.


Words are loaded pistols.

Jean-Paul Sartre

What we call "morals" is simply blind obedience to words of command.

Havelock Ellis

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way - things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe

Weigh the meaning and look not at the words.

Ben Jonson

Words do two major things: They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.

Jim Rohn

I have never developed indigestion from eating my words.

Winston Churchill

We have too many high-sounding words, and too few actions that correspond with them.

Abigail Adams

Words build bridges into unexplored regions.

Adolf Hitler

Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.

Mother Teresa

A word from the mouth is like a stone from a sling.


Short words are the best and old words when short are best of all.

Winston Churchill

There's no sentence that's too short in the eyes of God.

William Zinsser

Give sorrow words; the grief that does not speak knits up the o-er wrought heart and bids it break.

William Shakespeare

All my life I've looked at words as though I were seeing them for the first time.

Ernest Hemingway

It does not require many words to speak the truth.

Chief Joseph

Francois Rabelais. He was a poet. And his last words were I go to seek a Great Perhaps. That's why I'm going. So I don't have to wait until I die to start seeking a Great Perhaps.

John Green

Words are illusions.


Words of love, are works of love.

William R. Alger

A true photograph need not be explained, nor can it be contained in words.

Ansel Adams

Good words will not give me back my children.

Chief Joseph

Words, like nature, half reveal and half conceal the soul within.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Friends applaud, the comedy is over.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Whenever ideas fail, men invent words.

Martin H. Fischer

The written word can be erased -- not so with the spoken word.


In words are seen the state of mind and character and disposition of the speaker.


Why do social workers use five-syllable words when dealing with juvenile delinquents?


Man does not live by words alone, despite the fact that sometimes he has to eat them.

Adlai Stevenson

The wise weigh their words on a scale with gold.


Strong words are required for weak principles.

Doug Horton

If the word has the potency to revive and make us free, it has also the power to blind, imprison, and destroy.

Ralph Ellison

Never say goodbye, say farewell.


One forgets words as one forgets names. One's vocabulary needs constant fertilizing or it will die.

Evelyn Waugh

I just say I'm an artist who works with pictures and words.

Barbara Kruger

We cannot learn from one another until we stop shouting at one another - until we speak quietly enough so that our words can be heard as well as our voices.

Richard M. Nixon

I am about to take my last voyage, a great leap in the dark.

Thomas Hobbes

Eating words has never given me indigestion.

Winston Churchill

Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.

J. R. R. Tolkien

Please God, make my words today sweet and tender, for tomorrow I may have to eat them.


The best of it is, God is with us.

John Wesley

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