The words that you utter help people build impressions on the kind of person you really are. Leap through this article for famous speech quotations and sayings.

Words Quotes

Great speeches are made by great orators and great orators are almost always great people! Itís the words that come out of your mouth and the way you showcase them that helps determine how good a speaker you are. The words that come out of your mouth also help people build impressions on the kind of person you are. This makes it that much more important to watch the words that come out of your mouth. Go ahead and read on to find for yourself famous speech quotations and sayings.

When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.

- Ansel Adams

Actions lie louder than words.

- Carolyn Wells

Home is the nicest word there is.

- Laura Ingalls Wilder

A photograph is usually looked at - seldom looked into.

- Ansel Adams

Never part without loving words to think of during your absence. It may be that you will not meet again in this life.

- Jean Paul

When asked, "How do you write?" I invariably answer, "one word at a time.

- Stephen King

I saw the devastation and I wanted to help. People need to know that ... we are here for them. They need words of encouragement and to know that everything is going to be OK.

- John Williams

A lot of people don't want to make their own decisions. They're too scared. It's much easier to be told what to do.

- Marilyn Manson

My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry; to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return.

- Maya Angelou

The temple of art is built in words.

- J. G. Holland

A word is dead when it is said, some say. I say it just begins to live that day.

- Emily Dickinson

Words differently arranged have a different meaning, and meanings differently arranged have different effects.

- Blaise Pascal

Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul - and sings the tunes without the words - and never stops at all.

- Emily Dickinson

If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.

- Dolly Parton

All philosophy lies in two words, sustain and abstain.

- Epictetus

Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause.

- Voltaire

I think we're going to have to forget about the radio and just go back to word of mouth.

- Joe Strummer

You can get much farther with a kind word and a gun than you can with a kind word alone.

- Al Capone

It is a damn poor mind indeed which can't think of at least two ways to spell any word.

- Andrew Jackson

Bobby Knight told me this: 'There is nothing that a good defense cannot beat a better offense.' In other words a good offense wins.

- Dan Quayle

One word sums up probably the responsibility of any vice-president, and that one word is 'to be prepared.

- Dan Quayle

No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.

- Robin Williams

Carve every word before you let it fall.

- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

Philosophy is common sense with big words.

- James Madison

The word must is not to be used to princes.

- Elizabeth I

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves .

- John Locke

Words are wise men's counters, they do but reckon with them, but they are the money of fools.

- Thomas Hobbes

This has always been a man's world, and none of the reasons that have been offered in explanation have seemed adequate.

- Simone de Beauvoir

More than kisses, letters mingle souls.

- John Donne

Knowledge is a polite word for dead but not buried imagination.

- E. E. Cummings

Great literature is simply language charged with meaning to the utmost possible degree.

- Ezra Pound

Media is just a word that has come to mean bad journalism.

- Graham Greene

In the silence of night I have often wished for just a few words of love from one man, rather than the applause of thousands of people.

- Judy Garland

All our words are but crumbs that fall down from the feast of the mind.

- Sand and Foam , Kahlil Gibran

As soon go kindle fire with snow, as seek to quench the fire of love with words.

- William Shakespeare

The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.

- Little Foxes: Or , Harriet Beecher Stowe

American Gods is about 200,000 words long, and I'm sure there are words that are simply in there 'cause I like them. I know I couldn't justify each and every one of them.

- Neil Gaiman

Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.

- John Adams

Do not say a little in many words but a great deal in a few.

- Pythagoras

Silence is better than unmeaning words.

- Pythagoras

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