Words have power. Words have altered the course of history and changed forever the destiny of individuals who spoke out.
Don't use time or words carelessly. Neither can be retrieved.
A kind word is like a spring day.
Words to live by are just words, unless you live by them. You have to walk the talk.
Handle them carefully, for words have more power than atom bombs.
The saddest words of tongue or pen are those you didn't think of then.
A bird that you set free may be caught again, but a word that escapes your lips will not return.
Words that enlighten the soul are more precious than jewels.
The tongue is sharper than the sword.
You have two things in this world...your name and your word... no one can take them away from you, but you.
The eyes of men speak words the tongue cannot pronounce.
The right word spoken at the right time sometimes achieves miracles.
Words are the most powerful drug used by mankind.
Many wise words are spoken in jest, but they don't compare with the number of stupid words spoken in earnest.
Words are powerful tools. Use them to help and not hurt.
A kind word never broke anyone's mouth.
A helping word to one in trouble is often like a switch on a railroad track - but one inch between a wreck and smooth rolling prosperity.
Love grows best when watered daily with kind words.
The weaker the argument, the stronger the words.
When ideas fail, words come in very handy.
One kind word can warm three winter months.
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
The worst words you ever write are better than the best words you never write.
Words can ease your mind for a little while, but when there is a crisis the mind needs action. You have to do something to back the words.
A spoken word is not a sparrow. Once it flies out, you can't catch it.
When all other means of communication fail, try words.
Swallowing angry words before you say them is better than having to eat them afterwards.
Words should be weighed and not counted.
A word out of season may mar a whole lifetime.
The thoughtless are rarely wordless.
Words are like bullets; if they escape, you can't catch them again. - African Proverb
Words are as beautiful as wild horses, and sometimes as difficult to corral. - Ted Berkman
Words can sometimes, in moments of grace, attain the quality of deeds. - Elie Wiesel
Words can't break bones, but they can break hearts. - Unknown Author
Words are but pictures of our thoughts. - John Dryden
Words can destroy. What we call each other ultimately becomes what we think of each other, and it matters. - Jeane J. Kirkpatrick
Words of comfort, skillfully administered, are the oldest therapy known to man. - Louis Nizer
Speak softly and sweetly; later you may have to eat your words.
A gentle word opens an iron gate.
Kind words are the music of the world.
Words are chameleons which reflect the color of their environment.
How often could things be remedied by a word. How often is it left unspoken.
A word too much always defeats its purpose.
Your word is more valuable than a surety bond.