Quotes About Tongue

Quotes tagged as "tongue" (showing 1-30 of 80)
Neil Gaiman
“The tongue is the most remarkable. For we use it both to taste out sweet wine and bitter poison, thus also do we utter words both sweet and sout with the same tongue.”
Neil Gaiman, The Graveyard Book

Jarod Kintz
“Poison Ivy tastes like an itch when you have it on your tongue, and I’d say that love tastes the same, only itchier.”
Jarod Kintz, The Days of Yay are Here! Wake Me Up When They're Over.

Josh Billings
“The best time for you to hold your tongue is the time you feel you must say something or bust.”
Josh Billings

Vera Nazarian
“Once upon a time there were two countries, at war with each other. In order to make peace after many years of conflict, they decided to build a bridge across the ocean.

But because they never learned each other’s language properly, they could never agree on the details, so the two halves of the bridge they started to build never met.

To this day the bridge extends far into the ocean from both sides, and simply ends half way, miles in the wrong direction from the meeting point.

And the two countries are still at war.”
Vera Nazarian, The Perpetual Calendar of Inspiration

Mark Tufo
“I see a tongue! Some asshole is licking my peephole.”
Mark Tufo, Zombie Fallout

Jeff Lindsay
“I had killed our careful relationship by driving my tongue through its heart and pushing it off a cliff.”
Jeff Lindsay, Darkly Dreaming Dexter

“The chatterer reveals every corner of his shallow mind.”
Mike Bell

Toba Beta
“There are many things which can not be expressed by words.
There are many words which can not be spelled by human tongue.
There are many tongues which utter one single truth.”
Toba Beta, My Ancestor Was an Ancient Astronaut

Jay Wickre
“A bitter man needs to place his troubles on the front of his tongue so that they taste sweeter.”
Jay Wickre, Dubious Musings of a Peculiar Man

Paulo Coelho
“It's now what enters men's mouths that's evil. It's what comes out of their mouths that is.”
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Jarod Kintz
“I can tie a cherry stem into a knot with my tongue. Now, if only I could do the same with my shoelaces, I wouldn’t have to banana pudding my way to success.”
Jarod Kintz, This Book Has No Title

Sonia Rumzi
“I go silent so I can write. When my tongue is wagging my fingers are silent.”
Sonia Rumzi, Simple Conversation

Israelmore Ayivor
“Words can be medicines; they can also be poisons. Words can heal; they can also kill... It all depends on how, when and where they are use and against whom! Let us not abuse our words. It's a misuse of the tongue!”
Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes

Ilona Andrews
“Breaking into the house in the middle of the night just wasn't his style. He did his best work in plain view, and, usually, his tongue was doing most of it.
Now that was an interesting thought. Heh.
Ilona Andrews, Fate's Edge

Stefne Miller
“If there's one area of me that the devil's got a hold of, it's my tongue.”
Stefne Miller, Collision

Thomas Harris
“Show Dr. Princi your teeth. That's right, let's see 'em all. Christ, Sparks, is that your tongue or are you swallowing a squirrel? Keep moving -”
Thomas Harris, Red Dragon

Vera Nazarian
“Each letter of the alphabet is a steadfast loyal soldier in a great army of words, sentences, paragraphs, and stories. One letter falls, and the entire language falters.”
Vera Nazarian, The Perpetual Calendar of Inspiration

“Pick your words carefully as it has the power to make the sentence beautiful or ugly.....”
Adil Adam Memon
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Jarod Kintz
“A tongue, if used the wrong way, can cause serious injury or even death. Politicians are famous for misusing their tongues this way. However, tongues can also be cleansing agents, making the most of a hairy situation. Cats are masters at using their tongues in this manner.”
Jarod Kintz, At even one penny, this book would be overpriced. In fact, free is too expensive, because you'd still waste time by reading it.

Anne Rice
“I think we are wise, we English speakers, to savor accents. They teach us things about our own tongue.”
Anne Rice, Merrick

Enock Maregesi
“Mungu alitupa masikio mawili na ulimi mmoja. Tunatakiwa kusikiliza zaidi kuliko kuongea.”
Enock Maregesi

Kiersten White
“It makes a soul lonely when even your tongue has no home.”
Kiersten White, Illusions of Fate

Peter David
“I resisted the temptation to turn around and stick out my tongue in derision at Beliquose. After all, there was no telling when or if we should meet again, and I certainly did not need him saying, 'Ah yes, Poe, the fellow whose trespasses i could have forgiven in their entirety... except for the tongue thing. Yes, for that, you must surely die.”
Peter David, The Woad to Wuin

Jarod Kintz
“I should make a tongue condom shaped like an oven mitt, so my mouth’s spoken language muscle is protected from hot coffee.”
Jarod Kintz, I love Blue Ribbon Coffee

Michael Bassey Johnson
“Trying something new is like daring to speak a foreign language, you bite your tongue at first, memorize and thereafter sing it as if you were pretending to be unacquainted.”
Michael Bassey Johnson

Jarod Kintz
“I wanted to make her a greeting card, but as far as I got was folding the paper in half. I left it blank inside, so she’d know how much I love her. I never mailed it, because my tongue was too dry to lick the envelope closed, and my cat was too busy bathing to help out.”
Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

“Words are like seeds in the hands of a farmer which can only bear fruit when sowed”
Ikechukwu Izuakor

Rae Elle
“She wanted to claw the memory of their night together out of her brain, but she couldn't disremember.Or stop thinking about his tongue, the way he kissed and caressed her, almost like he wasn't a monster.”
Rae Elle, Chained

“Tongue and expression plays a big role in twisting the words and make the life hell.”
Kishore Bansal

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