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34 Famous Quotes On The Power Of Words To Inspire

Famous Quotes On The Power Of Words To Inspire
Words, It has the ability to build up and inspire individuals. In reality, spoken words are considered so strong in certain ways that they can construct realms, opportunities, even human beings. Below are quotations from authors, artists, leaders, thinkers, and other prominent minds. The best 34 awesome quotes about words are powerful motivation.

Famous quotes on the power of words to inspire

1. “Pick up any newspaper in the morning. Count the words in the lead sentences. There will be at least 25 in all of them: Guaranteed. The writers just want to tell you how many degrees they have from this college or that university.” — Jimmy Breslin

2. “Maybe it is true what they say, that playing these Chuck Berry songs is easy. But try singing them. The words come out hard, like bullets.” — Chuck Berry

3. “Never comment on a woman’s rear end. Never use the words ‘large’ or ‘size’ with ‘rear end.’ Never. Avoid the area altogether. Trust me.” — Tim Allen

4. “If we were meant to read for enjoyment, would God have created television? Read as it was intended – for exercise. The more you read, the more you expand your – what’s the word I’m looking for? – your stockpile of words. You must have a stockpile of words that you can pass along to your children for their stockpile.” — Steve Carell

5. “I’ve got seven kids. The three words you hear most around my house are ‘hello’, ‘goodbye’, and ‘I’m pregnant’.” — Dean Martin

6. “Comedy is the ultimate truth. Jazz is hitting the notes that no one else would hit, and comedy is saying words that no one else would say.” — Tommy Chong

7. “Choice dependent on wealth; those are the Tory words.” — Tony Blair

8. “Rather than wait to be discovered, discover yourself. Whatever it is that you intend to do later, start doing it now, get good at it, and show people what you’ve done. Actions speak louder than words.” — Steve-O

9. “The sound of water is worth more than all the poets’ words.” — Octavio Paz

10. “If I could only give three words of advice, they would be, ‘Tell the truth.’ If I got three more words, I’d add, ‘All the time.’” — Anonymous

Inspirational words are powerful quotes about words and actions

11. “Hermione uses all these big long tongue twister words. I don’t know what she’s going on about half the time!” — Emma Watson

12. “I believe in leavening. You can’t have words sticking out too much, like promontories. They disturb the density. You have to flatten them, or raise the surrounding terrain.” — Ben Okri

13. “Any story that I can consider worth telling is one that you could tell in words.” — Ira Glass

14. “A politician’s words reveal less about what he thinks about his subject than what he thinks about his audience.” — George Will

15. “Writing is finally about one thing: going into a room alone and doing it, putting words on paper that have never been there in quite that way before.” — William Goldman

16. “The minute you start putting words on paper you’re eliminating possibilities.” — Joan Didion

17. “I’ve always thought of music as something which gives the words their flight and their wings and the music often comes first, although sometimes I’ll have a concept, a title idea, a lyric idea that I want to write and the lyric will come first.” — Neil Diamond

18. “I love that I can talk to my fans through Twitter, to cut out the middle man. Because I’ve done interviews where my words have gotten twisted, so it’s nice to be able to have things coming straight from me.” — Bruno Mars

19. “If a composer could say what he had to say in words he would not bother trying to say it in music.” — Gustav Mahler

20. “Asceticism doesn’t lie in mere words; He is an ascetic who treats everyone alike. Asceticism doesn’t lie in visiting burial places; it lies not in wandering about nor in bathing at places of pilgrimage. Asceticism is to remain pure amidst impurities.” — Guru Nanak

The power of words quotes sayings that inspire

21. “I can hear you and I can watch your mouth move, and then I put together the sounds and the visual image, and I can understand the words as I integrate the two signals.” — Marlee Matlin

22. “Words today are like the shells and rope of seaweed which a child brings home glistening from the beach and which in an hour have lost their luster.” — Cyril Connolly

23. “Bind up thy words that they run not riot, and grow wanton, and gather up sins for themselves in too much talking. Let them be rather confined, and held back within their own banks. An overflowing river quickly gathers mud.” — Saint Ambrose

24. “What you fill your mind with is eventually translated into the words you speak, and then your words create action.” — Paul J. Meyer

25. “Words are the coins making up the currency of sentences, and there are always too many small coins.” — Jules Renard

26. “You know, photo conversations are replacing verbal conversations. I don’t know if that’s a bad thing. A photo is worth a thousand words.” — Ashton Kutcher

27. “In my own words, I played some significant part in changing the social-sexual values of our time. I had a lot of fun in the process.” — Hugh Hefner

28. “Rhyme patterns are nothing without meanings to the words. A lot of rappers can do those flows, but the raps aren’t really about anything – which is cool sometimes, but to have the flow and the message is one of my favorite things.” — J. Cole

29. “I have an intense dislike of doctrines because you will always end up eating your words.” — Yotam Ottolenghi

30. “We invented words; we’ll tell you how they’re supposed to sound.” — John Oliver

Be careful with your words quotes about words being powerful

31. “We die in proportion to the words we fling around us.” — Emil Cioran

32. “My words are my bullets.” — John Lydon

33. “I think I have something valid to say. My words are my bullets. I like to brag that somehow I got it right.” — John Lydon

34. “I can think of a lot of words to describe Senator Kerry’s position on Iraq; ‘consistent’ is not one of them.” — Dick Cheney