Like stones, words are laborious and unforgiving, and the fitting of them together, like the fitting of stones, demands great patience and strength of purpose and particular skill. ~ Edmund Morrison
Words are recalcitrant as circus animals, and the unskilled trainer can crack his whip at them in vain. ~ Gerald Brenan
It is with words as with sunbeams. They more they are condensed, the deeper they burn. ~ Robert Southey
Language is to the mind more than light is to the eye. ~ William Gibson
Tags: quotes about words, language
-How patient and focused are you in the art of writing?
-How much do you enjoy reading good writing?
-How can you cultivate the enjoyment of words and language?