WORDS

~ FWANOEIT-TITSWE ~ False Words Are Not Only Evil In Themselves – They Infect The Soul With Evil ~ Plato ~ Phaedo (“On The Soul”) ~ 360 BCE

~ AGPOTMTVTWAFW-PSFTM-BTIATPR ~ A Very Great Part Of The Mischiefs That Vex The World Arise From Words – People Soon Forget The Meaning – But – The Impression And The Passion Remain ~ Edmund Burke ~ Letter To Richard Burke ~ 1793

~ WTH-BB-TWEI-BHB ~ Where They Have – Burned Books – They Will End In – Burning Human Beings ~ Heinrich Heine ~ Almansor ~ 1823

~ O-N-W ~ Omit – Needless – Words ~ The Elements Of Style ~ William Strunk ~ 1918

~ IAES-TP-COWD-IA-CIJ ~ In An Exact Sense – The Present – Crisis Of Western Democracy – Is A – Crisis In Journalism ~ Walter Lippmann ~ Liberty And The News ~ 1920

~ TSOPMB-OG-ATOW-FTWPWTRBTHC ~ The Student Of Politics Must Be – On Guard – Against The Old Words – For The Words Persist When The Reality Behind Them Has Changed ~ Aneurin Bevan ~ In Place Of Fear ~ 1952

~ C-SP-AT-C-S-COE-HTSRFOPUAR-TI-ATCOO-TA-WAEAFABVOTE ~ Cliches – Stock Phrases – Adherence To – Conventional – Standardized – Codes Of Expression – Have The Socially Recognized Function Of Protecting Us Against Reality – That Is – Against The Claim On Our – Thinking Attention – Which All Events And Facts Arouse By Virtue Of Their Existence ~ Hannah Arendt ~ Social Research ~ 1971

~ TTASIT-TAWA ~ The Truth About Stories – Is That – That’s All We Are ~ Thomas King ~ The Truth About Stories ~ 2005

~ GW-A-IW-F ~ Good Writing – Astonishes – Its Writer – First ~ Mary Pipher ~ Writing To Change The World ~ 2006

~ WYACS ~ What You Alone Can Say ~ Mary Pipher ~ Writing To Change The World ~ 2006

~ WTBYWTR ~ Write The Book You Want To Read ~ Austin Kleon ~ Steal Like An Artist ~ 2012

~ WTD-KTOSTYTNNT-AIUH-EFTMEOE ~ Writing Things Down – Keeping Track Of Steps That You Think Need No Tracking – An Incredibly Useful Habit – Even For The Most Expert Of Experts ~ Maria Konnikova ~ Mastermind ~ 2013

~ WSDCTMEOWTYMFSAITNTFI ~ Writing Something Down Conserves The Mental Energy Of Worrying That You Might Forget Something And In Trying Not To Forget It ~ Daniel Levitin ~ The Organized Mind ~ 2014

~ R-TCITM ~ Reading – The Canary In The Mind ~ Maryanne Wolf ~ Reader, Come Home ~ 2018

~ DR ~ Deep Reading ~ Maryanne Wolf ~ Reader, Come Home ~ 2018

~ QE ~ Quiet Eye ~ Maryanne Wolf ~ Reader, Come Home ~ 2018

~ WAP ~ Words Are Powerful ~ James Lawson Junior ~ [Eulogy For George Floyd] ~ 30-07-2020