"Remember that you are a human being with a soul and the divine gift of articulate speech: that your native language is the language of Shakespeare and Milton and The Bible; and don't sit there crooning like a bilious pigeon."
by George Bernard Shaw
"One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other."
by Jane Austen
There are accents in the eye which are not on the tongue, and more tales come from pale lips than can enter an ear. It is both the grandeur and the pain of the remoter moods that they avoid the pathway of sound.
~ Far From The Madding Crowd
by Thomas Hardy
That quiet mutual gaze of a trusting husband and wife is like the first moment of rest or refuge from a great weariness or a great danger--not to be interfered with by speech or action which would distract the sensations from the fresh enjoyment of repose.
~ Silas Marner
by George Eliot
You quote an isolated sentence from my lecture, and appear to have some difficulty in understanding it. I should have thought that only a sub-human intelligence could have failed to grasp the point, but if it really needs amplification I shall consent to see you at the hour named.
~ The Lost World
by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Every one wanted to say so much that no one said anything in particular.
~ Captains Courageous
by Rudyard Kipling