Quotes on Words from Masters of Words

Some wonderful quotes on words from masters of words:

 

* “The ill and unfit choice of words wonderfully obstructs the understanding.” ~ Francis Bacon

* “There are tones of voice that mean more than words.”  ~ Robert Frost

* “Wisdom is not in words; Wisdom is meaning within words.” ~ Khalil Gibran

* “What is required is not a lot words, but effectual ones.” ~ Seneca

* “A world of facts lies outside and beyond the world of words.” ~ Thomas Huxley

* “Fools live to regret their words, wise men to regret their silence.” ~ William Henry

* “Proper words in proper places make the true definition of style.” ~ Jonathan Swift

* “Words without thoughts never to heaven go.” ~ William Shakespeare

 

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