"Words are loaded pistols."
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"A word too much always defeats its purpose."
"It is a kind of good deed to say well; and yet words are not deeds."
"It is with words as with sunbeams -- the more they are condensed, the deeper they burn."
"How often misused words generate misleading thoughts."
"Print is the sharpest and the strongest weapon of our party."
"Our words have wings, but fly not where we would."
"For last year's words belong to last year's language and next year's words await another voice."
"It makes a great difference in the force of a sentence, whether a man be behind it or no."
"Words are alive; cut them and they bleed."
"The finest words in the world are only vain sounds if you cannot understand them."
"Words represent your intellect. The sound, gesture and movement represent your feelings."
"I haven't much opinion of words. They're apt to set fire to a dry tongue, that's what I say."
"Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent."
"Every spoken word arouses our self-will."
"When ideas fail, words come in very handy."
"There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one."
"All my life I've looked at words as though I were seeing them for the first time."
"All our words from loose using have lost their edge."
"Words are wise men's counters, they do but reckon by them: but they are the money of fools."
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