It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.
I wouldn't say anything I ever did in film would be something I'd use the word proud about. I've done better work in the theater.
When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.
Silence at the proper season is wisdom, and better than any speech.
In human intercourse the tragedy begins, not when there is misunderstanding about words, but when silence is not understood.
Truly great actors carry their characters in silence with them. They communicate without words the relationships that predate the movie.
Every word is like an unnecessary stain on silence and nothingness.
Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.
I shall state silences more competently than ever a better man spangled the butterflies of vertigo.
The fewer the words, the better the prayer.
These seem to me so ambiguous, so vague, so easily misunderstood in comparison to genuine music, which fills the soul with a thousand things better than words.
They may not use the word better. But they certainly believe that they'll go to heaven and Jews will not.
Not every truth is the better for showing its face undisguised; and often silence is the wisest thing for a man to heed.
I would say that music is the easiest means in which to express, but since words are my talent, I must try to express clumsily in words what the pure music would have done better.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
One does nothing who tries to console a despondent person with word. A friend is one who aids with deeds at a critical time when deeds are called for.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
Every creature is better alive than dead, men and moose and pine trees, and he who understands it aright will rather preserve its life than destroy it.
And because we are, somehow, better than they, we get to go to heaven and they don't. Christians will tell you outright that they believe that.
If you hire only those people you understand, the company will never get people better than you are. Always remember that you often find outstanding people among those you don't particularly like.
I believe that my clothes can give people a better image of themselves - that it can increase their feelings of confidence and happiness.
It seemed the world was divided into good and bad people. The good ones slept better while the bad ones seemed to enjoy the waking hours much more.
Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.
"Therefore" is a word the poet must not know.
Lovers have a way of using this word, nothing, which implies exactly the opposite.