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Good words are worth a thousand pictures.

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When I look at you, the wheels of time stand still vs. Your face could stop a clock

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

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

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Words convey the mental treasures of one period to the generations that follow; and laden with this, their precious freight, they sail safely across gulfs of time in which empires have suffered shipwreck and the languages of common life have sunk into oblivion.

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You can stroke people with words.

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Uttering a word is like striking a note on the keyboard of the imagination.

Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951) Austrian-British philosopher.

A new word is like a fresh seed sewn on the ground of the discussion.

Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951) Austrian-British philosopher.

The word-coining genius, as if thought plunged into a sea of words and came up dripping.

Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) British novelist and essayist.

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.

William Butler Yeats (1865-1939) Irish poet, and playwright.

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