Study these Quotes
All spiritual leaders agree on the power of words:
“...But the human tongue is a beast that few can master. It strains constantly to break out of its cage, and if it is not tamed, it will tun wild and cause you grief.”
― Robert Greene, The 48 Laws of Power
“It doesn't matter if you and everyone else in the room are thinking it. You don't say the words. Words are weapons. They blast big bloody holes in the world. And words are bricks. Say something out loud and it starts turning solid. Say it loud enough and it becomes a wall you can't get through.”
― Richard Kadrey
“of all the weapons of destruction that man could invent, the most terrible-and the most powerful-was the word. Daggers and spears left traces of blood; arrows could be seen at a distance. Poisons were detected in the end and avoided. But the word managed to destroy without leaving clues.”
― Paulo Coelho
“But if thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought.”
― George Orwell, 1984
“We cannot control the way people interpret our ideas or thoughts, but we can control the words and tones we choose to convey them."
― Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem
"See how great a forest is set aflame by such a small fire! 6 And the tongue is a fire, the very world of iniquity; the tongue is set among our members as that which defiles the entire body, and sets on fire the course of our [c]life, and is set on fire by [d]hell. 7 For every [e]species of beasts and birds, of reptiles and creatures of the sea, is tamed and has been tamed by the human [f]race. 8 But no one can tame the tongue; it is a restless evil and full of deadly poison."
― The Bible
“silence is the language of god, all else is a poor translation.”
"Even a fool, when he keeps silent, is considered wise."
― Proverbs 17:28
"Words have the power of life and death."
AAA - Triple A:
Your "Assertions" reveal your "Attitudes" and direct your "Actions."
What if you consciously change your "Assertions"? Will your Attitudes change? Will you take different Actions?
Your words have the power to create a new path.
When you assert that "This is the way it always is!" it will always continue to be this way.
When you assert that "Things are getting better! It's a work in progress." your words will create a new path.
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