Best 374 of Tongue quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 16 Sep

Miriam Lichtheim

Good nature is a man’s heaven, The cursing of the [furious] is painful. If you are skilled in speech, you will win, The tongue is [a king’s] sword; Speaking is stronger than all fighting, The skillful is not overcome.

By Anonym 13 Sep

John Green

Ben's tongue is like sunscreen...It's good for your health and should be applied liberally.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Omar N. Bradley

I am convinced that the best service a retired general can perform is to turn in his tongue along with his suit and to mothball his opinions.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Salman Rushdie

Language upon a silvered tongue affords enchantment enough.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Henry Adams

He never labored so hard to learn a language as he did to hold his tongue, and it affected him for life. The habit of reticence — of talking without meaning — is never effaced.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Amit Kalantri

You can not control the thought, but you can control the tongue.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Rajneesh

The tongue never slips – remember this always. What goes on within the mind comes invariably on the tongue.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Jill Hathaway

Mattie sticks out her tongue, and I take that as my dismissal.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Hasan

Whoever does not hold his tongue cannot understand his deen.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Aeschylus

When a tongue fails to send forth appropriate shafts, there might be a word to act as healer of these.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Kate Forsyth

Words. I had always loved them. I collected them, like I had collected pretty stones as a child. I liked to roll words over my tongue like a lump of molten honeycomb, savouring the sweetness, the crackle, the crunch.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Bangambiki Habyarimana

You don't need to kill with a sword, the tongue can do equally a better job and police will not knock on your door

By Anonym 15 Sep

Bob Dylan

You got men who can't hold peace and women who can't control their tongues. The rich seduce the poor, and the old seduce the young.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Shota Rustaveli

The sweetly discoursing tongue lures forth the serpent from its lair.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Wayne Gerard Trotman

Mightier than the sword, the pen may be; but the tongue is mightiest of all.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Michael Bassey Johnson

There's nothing worthless about being wordless, it will only save your mouth from talking gibberish.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Elizabeth George

Make it your goal to employ the sweet speech that marks you as a wife after God's own heart.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Humor is consistent with pathos, whilst wit is not.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Charles Spurgeon

A rejoicing heart soon makes a praising tongue.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Oswald Chambers

The greatest test of a man's character is his tongue.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jacqueline Carey

A nervous silence loosens tongues

By Anonym 15 Sep

Amit Kalantri

A slip of the foot may injure your body, but a slip of the tongue will injure your bond.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Hiromu Arakawa

The "Wet Tongue Gets Stuck To A Frozen Flagpole" attack!

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ralph Waldo Emerson

My tongue is prone to lose the way,Not so my pen, for in a letterWe have not better things to say,But surely put them better.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Vineet Raj Kapoor

TRUTH LIVES IN ON MY TONGUE IT HAS NO ISSUES WITH PAIN राज़ सच तो मेरी ज़ुबाँ पे रहता है के उसे दर्द से कोई तक़लीफ़ नहीं

By Anonym 13 Sep

Logan Pearsall Smith

Hearts that are delicate and kind and tongues that are neither - these make the finest company in the world.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Phil Callaway

The tongue can be an ambassador of the heart. Or a deadly weapon. Somehow the Spirit of God took hold of me. I realized the devastating power of reckless words. And I began to pray that God would transform my tongue and use my words to bring healing and hope.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Percy Bysshe Shelley

For there are deeds which have no form, sufferings which have no tongue.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Lord Byron

No ear can hear nor tongue can tell the tortures of the inward hell!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Aravind Adiga

I grew up, as many Indians do, in an archipelago of tongues. My maternal grandfather, who was a surgeon in the city of Madras, was fluent in at least four languages and used each of them daily.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Glenda Millard

I saw pearls in her mouth and the velvet cushion of her tongue and I heard the magic words come out of her.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jim Prentice

There are many whose tongues might govern multitudes, if they could govern their tongues.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Suzanne Collins

So I learned to hold my tongue and to turn my features into an indifferent mask so that no one could ever read my thoughts.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Washington Irving

A tart temper never mellows with age, and a sharp tongue is the only edged tool that grows keener with constant use.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Nothing complements a fast mind better than a slow tongue. And nothing aggravates a slow mind better than a fast tongue.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Pat Conroy

We set down feasts for each other and treated our love with tongues of fire. Our bodies were fields of wonder to us.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Johannes Tauler

The gracious, eternal God permits the spirit to green and bloom and to bring forth the most marvelous fruit, surpassing anything a tongue can express and a heart conceive.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Horace Mann

Avoid witticisms at the expense of others.

By Anonym 13 Sep

William Shakespeare

Art made tongue-tied by authority.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Dagmar Godowsky

Too late! The two saddest words in any tongue.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Walter Scott

Silence, maiden; thy tongue outruns thy discretion.

By Anonym 15 Sep

William Shakespeare

What early tongue so sweet saluteth me?

By Anonym 14 Sep

Plautus

Tattletales, and those who listen to their slander, by my good will, should all be hanged. The former by their tongues, the latter by their ears. [Lat., Homines qui gestant, quique auscultant crimina, si meo arbitratu liceat, omnes pendeant gestores linguis, auditores auribus.]

By Anonym 16 Sep

Israelmore Ayivor

Don't live by your thoughts only; live by your words also. Whatever plans you think about, affirm it in your mouth first, declare it and you will succeed in working it out! Words can be powerful!

By Anonym 15 Sep

Lisa Kleypas

You're surrounded by it wherever you go, you walk through it, breathe it...it's in your lungs and under your tongue and between your fingers and toes.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jane Austen

She felt that she could so much more depend upon the sincerity of those who sometimes looked or said a careless or a hasty thing, than of those whose presence of mind never varied, whose tongue never slipped.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Teresa

O my God, what must a soul be like when it is in this state! It longs to be all one tongue with which to praise the Lord. It utters a thousand pious follies, in a continuous endeavor to please Him who thus possesses it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mother Teresa

[My mother tongue is] Albanian. But, I am equally fluent in Bengali (language of Calcutta) and English.

By Anonym 19 Sep

A. E. H. Veenman

Thieves and liars kill indirectly, unintentionally, and with no other weapon than their tongues and malice.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ambrose Bierce

WHANGDEPOOTENAWAH, n. In the Ojibwa tongue, disaster; an unexpected affliction that strikes hard.