Word Tree

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Christmas Word Tree

Be not a slave of words. - Thomas Carlyle

By words the mind is winged. - Aristophanes

Fine words do not produce food. - Nigeria Proverb

Friendship is a sheltering tree. - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Silence is more eloquent than words. - Thomas Carlyle

A little axe can cut down a big tree. - Jamaican Saying

Kind words are the music of the world. - F.W. Faber

Much wisdom often goes with the fewest words. - Sophocles

A wise man hears one word and understands two. - Yiddish

An apology is the best way to have the last word. - Unknown

Food is symbolic of love when words are inadequate. - Alan D Wolfe

Short words are best, and old words are the best of all. - Winston Churchill

All human wisdom is summed up in two words - wait and hope. - Alexandre Dumas

You can tell the nature of the man by the words he chooses. - Edwin L Cole

When we don't have the words, chocolate can speak volumes. - Joan Bauer

Mathematics is the science which uses easy words for hard ideas. - James Roy Newman

Retire? I can't spell the word. I'd play in a wheelchair. - Keith Richards

My mother was my role model before I even knew what that word was. - Lisa Leslie

Vegetarian: an old Indian word for "doesn't hunt well." - Paul Harvey

Always and never are two words you should always remember never to use. - Wendell Johnson

Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools. - Napoleon Bonaparte

One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: That word is love. - Sophocles

Technology is a word that describes something that doesn't work yet. - Douglas Adams

If the words you spoke appeared on your skin would you still be beautiful? - Unknown

Four very powerful words to say to your child: "I believe in you." - Kevin Heath

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. - Robert Frost

The true alchemists do not change lead into gold; they change the world into words. - William H Gass

An intellectual is a man who takes more words than necessary to tell more than he knows. - Dwight D Eisenhower

For of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these: 'It might have been'. - John Greenleaf Whittier

The educated Southerner has no use for an "R", except at the beginning of a word. - Mark Twain

Give sorrow words; the grief that does not speak knits up the o'er wrought heart and bids it break. - William Shakespeare

I hope you don't mind that I put down in words, how wonderful life is while you're in the world. - Bernie Taupin

In the words of Harry S. Truman, "If it's too hot in the kitchen, stay away from the cook." - Archie Bunker

A good word is an easy obligation; but not to speak ill requires only our silence; which costs us nothing. - John Tillotson

Lord save us all from old age and broken health and a hope tree that has lost the faculty of putting out blossoms. - Mark Twain

This is the real enemy, the invader from the East, the Druze, the ruffian, the oriental parasite; in a word: the Jew. - George Bernard Shaw

A man never spoke ill of his captain, pirate or no, unless he was prepared to back his words with the might of the crew. - Matt Tomerlin

Music expresses feeling and thought, without language; it was below and before speech, and it is above and beyond all words. - Robert G Ingersoll

"Exercise" is such a dirty word in my household that whenever I even think of it, I wash my mouth out with chocolate. - Leonore Fleischer

Home is a name, a word, it is a strong one; stronger than magician ever spoke, or spirit ever answers to, in the strongest conjuration. - Charles Dickens

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