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lyrics. poetry. quotes. excerpts... anything that is of value to you, to share or to keep with you. A community where the only thing you are recquired to appreciate is the power of words. anything from your favourite songs, favourite poems - or the ones you hate. any links to good lyrics, poetry.. sites. Up to you. The biggest rule to BREAK ALL THE RULES. It is where the magic happens. Make magic, or admire it.

Jargon allows us to camouflage intellectual poverty with verbal extravagance.
--David Pratt

For I am a bear of very little brain and long words bother me
--A. A. Milne Winnie the Pooh character from author

A truly wise person uses few words; a person with understanding is even-tempered.
--Proverbs 17:27

... look at the word blame. It's just a coincidence that the last two words spell the word me. But that coincidence is worth thinking about.
--Arthur Freeman

What you deny to others will be denied to you, for the plain reason that you are always legislating for yourself; all your words and actions define the world you want to live in.
--Thaddeus Golas

Whatever is expressed is impressed. Whatever you say to yourself, with emotion, generates thoughts, ideas and behaviors consistent with those words.
--Brian Tracy

Handle them carefully, for words have more power than atom bombs.
--Pearl Strachan

I will be free, even to the uttermost, as I please, in words.
--William Shakespeare The Taming of the Shrew.

Without knowing the force of words, it is impossible to know men.

It is with words as with sunbeams, the more they are condensed, the deeper they burn
--Robert Southey (1774-1843)

Words make you think a thought. Music makes you feel a feeling. A song makes you feel a thought.
--E.Y. Harbug (1898 - 1981)

Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
--Mother Teresa

We have too many high sounding words, and too few actions that correspond with them.
--Abigail Adams in a letter to John Adams, 1774

Actions can say more than words, but without words actions can be meaningless.
--Michael McEwan

Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory.
--Norman Vincent Peale Positive Thinking Every Day

Omit needless words. Vigorous writing is concise. A sentence should contain no unnecessary words, a paragraph no unnecessary sentences, for the same reason that a drawing should have no unnecessary lines and a machine no unnecessary parts.
--William Strunk, Jr.

Words have the power to both destroy and heal. When words are both true and kind, they can change our world.

Give sorrow words. The grief that does not speak Whispers the o're-fraught heart, and bids it break.
--William Shakespeare The Tragedy of Macbeth, IV, iii

Kind words do not cost much. They never blister the tongue or lips. They make other people good-natured. They also produce their own image on men's souls, and a beautiful image it is.
--Blaise Pascal (1623-1662)

When ideas fail, words come in very handy.
--Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

If it takes a lot of words to say what you have in mind - give it more thought.
--Dennis Roth

The Gettysberg Address has 272 words. A bag of Lay's potato chips has 401 words

Many wise words are spoken in jest, but they don't compare with the number of stupid words spoken in earnest.
--Sam Levenson (1911 - 1980) Humorist

Let thy speech be short, comprehending much in a few words

Speak properly, and in as few words as you can, but always plainly; for the end of speech is not ostentation, but to be understood.
--William Penn

Actions lie louder than words.
--Carolyn Wells

Watch your thoughts; they become words.
Watch your words; they become actions.
Watch your actions; they become habits.
Watch your habits; they become character.
Watch your character; it becomes your destiny.
--Frank Outlaw

Language is our way of communicating what we want and who we are. By using bad language, we diminish the divine spark within us that defines our humanity.
--Dr. Laura Schlessinger

Words are meaningless. It is the way they are said that gives them meaning.