67 Inspirational Power of words quotes

There is a lot of power in words. Everyone should use their words wisely. The wrong use of words can hurt someone’s heart. If it is not used properly, it can create a major problem. Words have the power to change the world. You should use your words by thinking properly. To help you in this, here are some quotes about the power of words that will help you to understand the power of words.

Best Quotes about words

1. “The words that come from silence feed the heart.” ― Bert McCoy

2. “If we’re ready, words have the ability to transform us.” ― Bert McCoy

3. “If words didn’t exist, self-expression would be limited.” ― Mitta Xinindlu

4. “Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.” ― Rudyard Kipling

5. “Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.” ― Lao Tzu

6. “No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.” ― Robin Williams

7. “Good words cool more than cold water.” ― John Ray

8. “A picture is a poem without words.” ― Horace

9. “Kind words do not cost much. Yet they accomplish much.” ― Blaise Pascal

10. “Words without actions are the assassins of idealism.” ― Herbert Hoover

11. “False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil.” ― Socrates

12. “Words have meaning. And their meaning doesn’t change.” ― Antonin Scalia

13. “Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.” ― Maya Angelou

14. “Good words are worth much and cost little.” ― George Herbert

15. “Words are all we have.” ― Samuel Beckett

The power of words quotes

16. “Words have power. Put them to use in improving lives.” ― Theodore Jander

17. “Words are pale shadows of forgotten names. As names have power, words have power. Words can light fires in the minds of men. Words can wring tears from the hardest hearts.” ― Patrick Rothfuss

18. “There exists, for everyone, a sentence – a series of words – that has the power to destroy you. Another sentence exists, another series of words, that could heal you. If you’re lucky you will get the second, but you can be certain of getting the first.” ― Philip K. Dick

19. “Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic. Capable of both inflicting injury, and remedying it.” ― J.K. Rowling

20. “Words! What power do they hold? Once they have rooted in your psyche, it is difficult to escape them. Words can shape the future of a child and destroy the existence of an adult. Words are powerful. Be careful how you use them because once you have pronounced them, you cannot remove the scar they leave behind.” ― Vashti Quiroz-Vega

21. “But words are more powerful than anything.” ― Jennifer Donnelly

22. “Thanks to words, we have been able to rise above the brutes; and thanks to words, we have often sunk to the level of the demons.” ― Aldous Huxley

23. “Words have longer lives than people.” ― Mary E. Pearson

24. “The power of words to deceive is a danger far exceeding any we might encounter from physical weapons. Sticks and stones can break bones! But words can lead worlds into ruin!” ― Steve Bivans

25. “Words have power. Their power doesn’t merely emanate from the meaning they carry, but also hidden truth they leave behind. In what is left unsaid.” ― Kaleb Kilton

26. “Words matter, choose the words you use to describe yourself carefully, make sure they reflect your desire. By our words, we ask from God and command the Universe. Both always deliver what we ask.” ― Val Uchendu

Inspirational Quotes about meaningful words

27. “When will you learn that there isn’t a word for everything?” ― Nicole Krauss

28. “If I read a book and it makes my whole body so cold no fire can warm me, I know that is poetry. If I feel physical as if the top of my head were taken off, I know that is poetry. These are the only ways I know it. Is there any other way?” ― Emily Dickinson

29. “If you could say it in words, there would be no reason to paint.” ― Edward Hopper

30. “Occasionally in life, there are those moments of unutterable fulfillment which cannot be completely explained by those symbols called words. Their meanings can only be articulated by the inaudible language of the heart.” ― Martin Luther King Jr.

31. “The strongest words can be said in the softest voices and still be resonant.” ― Erin Finnegan

32. “Sweet words are like honey, a little may refresh, but too many gluts the stomach.” ― Anne Bradstreet

33. “I believe in the magic and authority of words.” ― René Char

Motivational Quotes to believe in the power of words

34. “The limits of my language mean the limits of my world.” ― Ludwig Wittgenstein

35. “Words used carelessly, as if they did not matter in any serious way, often allowed otherwise well-guarded truths to seep through.” ― Douglas Adams

36. “There is great power in our words because they are thoughts to which we have given additional energy by speaking them aloud so another person can know them.” ― Molly Friedenfeld

37. “The power of words is in the works of words. People are much more bonded by the works of words than words. The work of words is the trigger of words.” ― Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

38. “The power of life and death lies in the use of the tongue. Be careful of your words.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

39. “Your words, your thoughts, your imagination: powerful tools. Remember that and use them wisely.” ― Donald L. Hicks

40. “Words are the most powerful forces in the Universe.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

41. “There’s power in the words that come out of your mouth. Now imagine those words coming out of your red-lipsticked mouth. They have even more power.” ― Lebo Grand

Top Quotes about great words

42. “Words are life. Carefully choose your words.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

43. “The words we speak act as seeds.” ― Sebastien Richard

44. “Words are spiritual. Think, speak and affirm positive words.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

45. “Words are life. We are our words. Choose your words carefully.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

46. “Every morning, look in the mirror and affirm positive words into your life.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

47. “Words are forces of life.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

48. “Some words have more power than we can imagine. Use your words judiciously.” ― Debasish Mridha

49. “Words are a living force. The words you use create your life.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

50. “Words are life. Positive words create a positive life.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

51. “Kind words are sweet to the soul.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

52. “Words are prophesying. Prophesy positive words into your life.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

Deep power of words quotes

53. “But if thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought.” ― George Orwell

54. “My task, which I am trying to achieve is, by the power of the written word, to make you hear, to make you feel–it is, before all, to make you see.” ― Joseph Conrad

55. “Without knowing the force of words, it is impossible to know more.” ― Confucius

56. “A picture can tell a thousand words, but a few words can change its story.” ― Sebastyne Young

57. “There is music in words, and it can be heard you know, by thinking.” ― E.L. Doctorow

58. “You string some letters together, and you make a word. You string some words together, and you make a sentence, then a paragraph, then a chapter. Words have power.” ― Chloe Neill

59. “Every word comes from the heart.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

60. “Words are the timeless beauties; they tell a thousand stories, deliver your purpose, speak the heart and build character. The play and interaction of words amuse me, hence the power of words is my love.” ― Sharlene Leong

Powerful words of wisdom quotes

61. “The words you use can influence your life. Positive words are the wellspring of life.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

62. “Words provide a voice to our deepest feelings. I tell you, words have started and stopped wars. Words have built and lost fortunes. Words have saved and taken lives. Words have won and lost great kingdoms. Even Buddha said, ‘Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care, for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill.” ― Camron Wright

63. “There is indeed power in words. Most of the lasting change that has been forged in the history of this world came not from a wielding of the swift and bloody sword of battle but from the shaping scalpel of ideas, and what are ideas without the words to deliver them?” ― Mark Dunn

64. “We must be careful with our words – we’re like superheroes and words are like our superpowers. Superpowers should always be used to help others.” ― Dianna Hardy

65. “The right words spoken at the right place with the right amount of emphasis can demolish discrimination, eliminate sectarianism, and they can also rejuvenate human conscience and raise up empires of truth and liberty.” ― Abhijit Naskar

66. “You can make people feel good with a smile or a thoughtful gesture. You have that infinite power. Holding the door for someone can change their day. Kind words can change their life.” ― Jolene Stockman

67. “The ‘words’ are so powerful that anyone can drive others mad by using them cunningly. If someone commits suicide after being so hurt by someone else’s words, then it does not remain ‘suicide’ and turns into a ‘murder’!” ― Md. Ziaul Haque

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