Si mantenemos la palabra, la palabra nos mantendrá.
If you would be pure, saturate yourself with the Word of God.
Take care of your words and the words will take care of you.
Writing a story, regardless of length, begins always with a single word.
Instead of becoming a woman of the world, become a woman of the Word.
My favorite play in drama school was ‘The Bacchae.’ It’s about a king who literally gets eaten alive by all the women in the play in a kind of orgy – it’s related to the word ‘bacchanal’ – and I loved that idea of animalistic chaos and following our own desires.
Jesus showed compassion for the hurting and the lost, and so should you.
I am told that the first comprehensible word I uttered as a child was ‘home.’
The resulting texts always took a narrative term, enigmatic at first but ultimately explicit and often premonitory. The semantic distribution of these basic elements diverted them from their original meaning, thus revealing their real significance. Henceforth, every form of writing will consist of an operation of decoding, of contamination, and of sense perversion. All this...
A torn jacket is soon mended, but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
Exercising a spiritual gift without showing true love is meaningless.
A stubborn refusal of the conditions of 20th Century ‘reality’, surrealism has denied intransigently and consistently that modern man can live without a sense of wonder at the world that was once embodied in myth. In approaching literature, it has aimed at restoring to the word its magical qualities. And at giving back to language...
The military never uses a full word if they can create an abbreviation.
One of the most frustrating words in the human language, as far as I could tell, was love.So much meaning attached to this one little word. People bandied it about freely, using it todescribe their attachments to possessions, pets, vacation destinations, and favorite foods. In thesame breath they then applied this word to the person...
It basically comes down to that word: Love. I guess that’s what it’s all about.