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A picture is a poem without words. - Horace [Quintus Horacius Flaccus]


Words like 'freedom,' 'justice,' 'democracy' are not common concepts; on the contrary, they are rare. People are not born knowing what these are. It takes enormous and, above all, individual effort to arrive at the respect for other people that these words imply. - James Arthur Baldwin


As societies grow decadent, the language grows decadent, too. Words are used to disguise, not to illuminate, action: you liberate a city by destroying it. Words are to confuse, so that at election time people will solemnly vote against their own interests. - Gore Vidal


Weigh the meaning and look not at the words. - Ben Jonson


Words are cheap. The biggest thing you can say is 'elephant.' - Charlie Chaplin


Her voice changed like a bird's: There grew more of the music, and less of the words. - Robert Browning


Often a silent face has voice and words. [La., Saepe tacens vocem verbaque vultus habet] - Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]


Words are the voice of the heart. - Confucius


Eloquence lies as much in the tone of the voice, in the eyes, and in the speaker's manner, as in his choice of words. - Francois de la Rochefoucauld