To speak as the common people do, to think as wise men do is style.
When angry count to ten before you speak. If very angry, count to one hundred.
If you don’t know the question, you are not ready for the answer.
Trees are the earth’s endless effort to speak to the listening heaven.
Clearly the Secretary of Defense, my boss, would like nothing better than to get Osama bin Laden and to get… to ensure the complete defeat of al-Qaida, because we know that al-Qaida is planning operations against the United States even as we speak here.
IT IS BY CHOICE AND NOT BY CHANCES THAT WE CHANGE OUR CIRCUMSTANCES.
Don’t tell a lie to be loved, speak the truth to be hated.
I speak my mind. I just speak my heart. I will not turn away from any question.
That conversation with the taxi driver suddenly made clear to me the essence of the writer’s occupation. We write books because our children aren’t interested in us. We address ourselves to an anonymous world because our wives plug their ears when we speak to them.
I don’t speak Spanish, I speak a little of Italian but no Spanish.
The invisible thing called a Good Name is made up of the breath of numbers that speak well of you.
To speak of morals in art is to speak of legislature in sex. Art is the sex of the imagination.
I’d rather speak into someone’s life than out of their life!” EL
Hearts In MeIf I look to the world with hearts in my eyesThen surely I’ll be intrigued and inspired.If I touch the world with hearts in my handsThen surely I’ll learn how to understand.If I listen to the world with hearts in my earsThen surely I’ll truly be able to hear.If I speak with the...
Listen closely as those around you speak; great truths are revealed in jest.
I ascribe a basic importance to the phenomenon of language. To speak means to be in a position to use a certain syntax, to grasp the morphology of this or that language, but it means above all to assume a culture, to support the weight of a civilization.