The Whole Ball of Words
All around the globe, what we say is what we get.
“Our world isn’t made of earth, air and water or even molecules and atoms. Our world is made of words.” −Tom Robbins
Our words create thoughts, which shape our experience.
“Better than a thousand hollow words is one word that brings peace.” −Buddha
Very few words do all the heavy lifting.
“One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is love.” −Sophocles
They tap the spring eternal.
“A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love.” −Stendhal
For a spiritual being having a human experience, they are words to live by.
“Speech is the mirror of the soul.” −Publilius Syrus
They chime our rhymes and score our tunes.
“Uttering a word is like striking a note on the keyboard of the imagination.” −Ludwig Wittgenstein
In a world we learn to create while playing with alphabet blocks, a smile is all she wrote.
“Youth smiles without any reason. It is one of its chiefest charms.” −Thomas Gray