Wordsmith Quotes

Quotes tagged as "wordsmith" (showing 1-12 of 12)
Michael  Perry
“It (a singer's voice) sounds as if it was aged in a whiskey cask, cured in an Ozarks smokehouse, dropped down a stone well, pulled out damp, and kept moist in the palm of a wicked woman's hand.”
Michael Perry

“Your words control your life, your progress, your results, even your mental and physical health. You cannot talk like a failure and expect to be successful.”
Germany Kent

Criss Jami
“Astray from a deep sleep chronic as I write by phonics, like insomnia I will always live the onyx night for revealing, and, upon it, still I'll steal the bright light of day right away just to keep building at speeds hypersonic.”
Criss Jami, Healology

Michael Bassey Johnson
“When you paint your lips, eye lids, nails or whatever, to look attractive, don't forget your up stairs(intellect) if you leave it behind, i will consider all other colors invalid.”
Michael Bassey Johnson

“Though this child came in with nothing but excess baby fat, chemical brain waves, and mother and son bodily toxins on his legs, he had a fate fit for a modern day demigod.”
David Scheier

“I am lover of words... I am wickedly drunk with the magic of words... the poetic nature whispers through and to my very heart and soul.”
Jennifer Hillman

Homer
“But when he spoke, that great voice of his poured out of his chest in words like the snowflakes of winter, and then no other mortal could in debate contend with Odysseus. Nor did we care any longer how he looked.”
Homer, The Iliad

Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
“The audacity of my sagacity is instrumentality to my successity.”
Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha

Octavio Paz
“The object of poetic activity is essentially language: whatever his beliefs & convictions, the poet is more concerned with words than what these words designate.”
Octavio Paz

Criss Jami
“This is almost always the case: A piece of art receives its f(r)ame when found offensive.”
Criss Jami, Healology

Michael Bassey Johnson
“Creativity is not intelligence, it is the ability to do what you did not know through the use of what you know.”
Michael Bassey Johnson