"The 500 most commonly used words have an average of 28 meanings each."
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"Words are men's daughters, but God's sons are things."
"One forgets words as one forgets names. One's vocabulary needs constant fertilizing or it will die."
"Uttering a word is like striking a note on the keyboard of the imagination."
"A new word is like a fresh seed sewn on the ground of the discussion."
"The word-coining genius, as if thought plunged into a sea of words and came up dripping."
"If a word in the dictionary were misspelled, how would we know?"
"There's no sentence that's too short in the eyes of God."
"Something made greater by ourselves and in turn that makes us greater."
"Don't be condescending to unskilled labor. Try it for a half a day first."
"I am afraid that the pleasantness of an employment does not always evince its propriety."
"Work is either fun or drudgery. It depends on your attitude. I like fun."
"Making a success of the job at hand is the best step toward the kind you want."
"What is the good of being a genius if you cannot use it as an excuse for being unemployed?"
"Inspiration comes of working every day."
"Work is not a curse, but drudgery is!"
"What is work and what is not work are questions that perplex the wisest of men."
"I must work the work of him that sent me while it is day; for the night comet when no man can work."
"In the sweat of thy brow shall you eat your bread."
"Words ought to be a little wild for they are the assaults of thought on the unthinking."
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