It is rewarding beyond words to rescue a dog from the shelter and have that dog become part of your family.
Words are the money of fools.
Nothing else can quite substitute for a few well-chosen, well-timed, sincere words of praise. They're absolutely free and worth a fortune.
The most powerful words in English are 'Tell me a story', words that are intimately related to the complexity of history, the origins of language, the continuity of the species, the taproot of our humanity, our singularity, and art itself.
'Through sickness and through health' sounds so simple on your wedding day, but in reality, they become significant words that are a huge responsibility and show true character to navigate.
There are 30,000 days in your life. When I was 24, I realized I'm almost 9,000 days down. There are no warm-ups, no practice rounds, no reset buttons. Your biggest risk isn't failing, it's getting too comfortable. Every day, we're writing a few more words of a story. I wanted my story to be an adventure and that's made all the difference.
I try to apply colors like words that shape poems, like notes that shape music.
Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.
A wise man should so write (though in words understood by all men) that wise men only should be able to commend him.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
Words — quotes and aphorisms
Most of my recognition comes from us winning that championship. The words may not come out — 'Super Bowl III' — because a lot of the folks at the grocery store, gas station or mall weren't even born when we won the Super Bowl. But they're aware of it. It has had a tremendous impact on my life since then.
When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.
A true photograph need not be explained, nor can it be contained in words.
Words are only painted fire; a look is the fire itself.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
I remember from my school days Archimedes jumping into his bath and displacing water and coming up with his famous principle, and of course Isaac Newton being hit on the head with an apple. In other words, this realm of human knowledge — which is mathematical, essentially — can have a playful visual element to it.
Kind words do not cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Talking isn't doing. It is a kind of good deed to say well; and yet words are not deeds.
I always worried I'd forget my lines or say the wrong words or the audience would laugh in the wrong places.
Quotation, n: The act of repeating erroneously the words of another.