Words Are Like Weapons Famous Quotes & Sayings

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11 Words Are Like Weapons Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

Words Are Like Weapons Sayings By Dan Simmons: Gass once wrote: "Language serves not only to express thought but to make possible thoughts Gass once wrote: "Language serves not only to express thought but to make possible thoughts which could not exist without it." Here is the essence of mankind's creative genius: not the edifices of civilization nor the bang-flash weapons which can end it, but the words which fertilize new concepts like spermatozoa attacking an ovum. It might be argued that the Siamese twin infants of word/idea are the only contribution the human species can, will, or should make to the raveling cosmos. — Dan Simmons
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Words Are Like Weapons Sayings By Amelia Atwater-Rhodes: You have no sense of what war is like. You have no idea what it You have no sense of what war is like. You have no idea what it means to see those you love fall. You cannot possibly understand what it is to fight for what you believe, and how sometimes you have to fight with words and dreams after all the weapons have been put away. You serve a cold god, surviving on his power for thousands of years without ever living! — Amelia Atwater-Rhodes
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Words Are Like Weapons Sayings By Dan Simmons: Here is the essence of mankind's creative genius: not the edifices of civilization nor the Here is the essence of mankind's creative genius: not the edifices of civilization nor the bang-flash weapons which can end it, but the words which fertilize new concepts like spermatoza attacking an ovum. It might be argued that the Siamese-twin infants of word/idea are the only contribution the human species can, will, or should make to the reveling cosmos. (Yes, our DNA is unique, but so is a salamander's. Yes, we construct artifacts, but so have species ranging from beavers to the architecture ants ... Yes, we weave real fabric things from the dreamstuff of mathematics, but the universe is hardwired with arithmetic. Scratch a circle and pi peeps out. Enter a new solar system and Tycho Brahe's formulae lie waiting under the black velvet cloak of space/time. But where has the universe hidden a word under its outer layer of biology, geometry, or insensate rock?) — Dan Simmons
Words Are Like Weapons Sayings By Dan Simmons: A philosopher/mathematician named Bertrand Russell who lived and died in the same century as Gass A philosopher/mathematician named Bertrand Russell who lived and died in the same century as Gass once wrote: "Language serves not only to express thought but to make possible thoughts which could not exist without it." Here is the essence of mankind's creative genius: not the edifices of civilization nor the bang-flash weapons which can end it, but the words which fertilize new concepts like spermatazoa attacking an ovum. — Dan Simmons
Words Are Like Weapons Sayings By Cher: Words are like weapons; they wound sometimes. Words are like weapons; they wound sometimes. — Cher
Words Are Like Weapons Sayings By Eric T. Benoit: Words are one of the most powerful things given to human beings. In the hands Words are one of the most powerful things given to human beings. In the hands of artists who can use them properly they are like weapons of mass construction. — Eric T. Benoit
Words Are Like Weapons Sayings By Carla Lynn Stockton: Words are Hamlet's constant companions, his weapons, and his defenses ... And yet, words also Words are Hamlet's constant companions, his weapons, and his defenses ...
And yet, words also serve as Hamlet's prison. He analyzes and examines every nuance of his situation until he has exhausted every angle. They cause him to be indecisive. He dallies in his own wit, intoxicated by the mix of words he can concoct; he frustrates his own burning desire to be more like his father, the Hyperion. When he says that Claudius is " ... no more like my father than I to Hercules" he recognizes his enslavement to words, his inability to thrust home his sword of truth. No mythic character is Hamlet. He is stuck, unable to avenge his father's death because words control him. — Carla Lynn Stockton
Words Are Like Weapons Sayings By Amanda Lovelace: raid your library. read everything you can get your hands on & then some. go raid your library. read everything you can get your hands on & then some. go on, collect words & polish them up until they shine like starlight in your palm. make words your finest weapons - a gold-hilted sword to cut your enemies d o w n. - a survival plan of sorts. — Amanda Lovelace
Words Are Like Weapons Sayings By Deborah Tannen: Words can be like weapons of destruction: It takes so much effort, and the cooperation Words can be like weapons of destruction: It takes so much effort, and the cooperation of so many people, to build something - and so little effort of so few to tear it down. — Deborah Tannen
Words Are Like Weapons Sayings By Gosho Aoyama: Words are like swords, if you use them the wrong way, it'll turn into ugly Words are like swords, if you use them the wrong way, it'll turn into ugly weapons. — Gosho Aoyama
Words Are Like Weapons Sayings By Carlos Bulosan: I lived in a big bunkhouse of thirty farm workers with Leroy, who was a I lived in a big bunkhouse of thirty farm workers with Leroy, who was a stranger to me in many ways because he was always talking about unions and unity. But he had a way of explaining the meanings of words in utter simplicity, like "work" which he translated into "power," and "power" into "security." I was drawn to him because I felt that he had lived in many places where the courage of men was tested with the cruelest weapons conceivable. — Carlos Bulosan