We learn words by rote, but not their meaning; that must be paid for with our life-blood, and printed in the subtle fibres of our nerves.
A Dream Pirate attack is swift and ragged. Like awkward phantoms, the pirates often fly in lurches and jerks, and they usually destroy everything that gets in their way.
It sounds trite, but only because words make everything true sound trite. Because words always screw up what you’re trying to say.
Words from the heart
Breaking, teaching, healing
The deepest, purest form of art
When fear and cold make a statue of you in your bed, don’t expect hard-boned and fleshless truth to come running to your aid. What you need are the plump comforts of a story. The soothing, rocking safety of a lie.
I wont stop working until my name become a Verb.
Lord Vetinari in a meeting: “what people said was what they wanted him to hear. He paid a lot of attention to the spaces outside the words, though. That’s where the things were that they hoped he didn’t know and didn’t want him to find out.
Words his soul danced to.
Kind words change the world.
Words have power.Their power doesn’t merely emanate from the meaning they carry,but also hidden truth they leave behind.In what is left unsaid.