Words contract a significance which clings to them long after the condition of things to which they owe it has passed away.
There is great significance and importance in all our day-to-day actions in both words and deeds.
An event of colossal and overwhelming significance may happen all at once, but the words which describe it have to come one by one in a long chain.
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
Words, once they are printed, have a life of their own.