Quotes with tag:
A picture is worth a thousand words.
Lord, give us the wisdom to utter words that are gentle and tender, for tomorrow we may have to eat them.
I’ve learned from being in the woods that titles don’t mean much and that actions speak a lot louder than words – even in Congress. I always look for the people who want to act – people who want to run the river or climb the mountain – even if they’re not members of my political party.
I don’t swear much; I’ve taken those words out of my vocabulary, and having kids, you have to have two sets of language!
My transition from wanting to be a cartoonist to wanting to be a writer may have come about through that friendly opposition, that even-handed pairing, of pictures and words.
The miracle of turning inklings into thoughts and thoughts into words and words into metal and print and ink never palls for me.
There is obviously a power and a truth in action that doesn’t lie, which words easily can do.
This is what I want in heaven… words to become notes and conversations to be symphonies.
In Buddhism there are words you can say… as you say the words with rhythm the conscious tells the subconscious.
Now begins a torrent of words and a trickling of sense.
Words are not even within me. They’re not in my vocabulary to really express the kind of feeling that I had.
All you have is yourself and what you have to present, and just focus on that. And if you can walk out of the audition and say to yourself, ‘I hit all my beats,’ ‘I accomplished my emotional honesty,’ or ‘I remembered my words,’ then that’s winning.
Call him wise whose actions, words, and steps are all a clear because to a clear why.
Melody is the single most important thing to any song, period. I don’t care what anybody says, it trumps everything. Not because that’s my opinion but because I think it’s actually indisputable fact. The human brain retains melody easier than it retains words. It’s that simple.
I like the rhythm of comedy in dramas, if that makes sense. In other words, I don’t want to write setup, punch, setup, punch, where the joke dictates the scene; I want to find comedy in which the drama is actually driving the moment in the scene.