„I love words very much. I've always loved to talk, and I've always love words — the words that rest in your mouth, what words mean and how you taste them and so on. And for me the spoken word can be used almost as a gesture.“
— Martha Graham American dancer and choreographer 1894 - 1991
New York Times interview (1985)
„You can talk about your wins and losses but at the end of the day, you’ve tasted that darkness of being KO’d stiff, and you will taste it again on March 5th.“
— Conor McGregor Irish mixed martial artist and boxer 1988
"UFC 197 press conference" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=75xAdA3uVeY (January 2016), Ultimate Fighting Championship, Zuffa, LLC
„Knowing what you can not do is more important than knowing what you can do. In fact, that's good taste.“
— Lucille Ball American actress and businesswoman 1911 - 1989
Quoted in Eleanor Harris, The Real Story of Lucille Ball, ch. 1 (1954)
„The truest words are never wasted
I'm letting go just show me how
I'm getting closer I can taste it
This time, our time.“
— Anastacia American singer-songwriter 1968
„Once we have tasted the juice of words, our mind can no longer pass them by. We drink thought from them.“
— Joseph Joubert French moralist and essayist 1754 - 1824
— Leonardo Da Vinci Italian Renaissance polymath 1452 - 1519
Fonte: Leonardo on Painting: An Anthology of Writings by Leonardo Da Vinci with a Selection of Documents Relating to His Career
„The word taste has different meanings, which it is easy to mistake. There is a difference between the taste which in certain objects has an attraction for us, and the taste that makes us understand and distinguish the qualities we judge by.“
— François de La Rochefoucauld French author of maxims and memoirs 1613 - 1680
Reflections on Various Subjects (1665–1678), III. On Taste
„The basic tool for the manipulation of reality is the manipulation of words. If you can control the meaning of words, you can control the people who must use the words.“
— Philip K. Dick American author 1928 - 1982
"How To Build A Universe That Doesn't Fall Apart Two Days Later" (1978)
„There's nothing to gain when there's nothing to be lost.
There's nothing to gain if you stay behind and count the cost.
Make the decision that you can be who you can be,
You can be.
Tasting the fruit come to the Liberty Tree.“
— Peter Gabriel English singer-songwriter, record producer and humanitarian 1950
Shaking the Tree
Song lyrics, Shaking the Tree (1990)
— Al Capone American gangster 1899 - 1947
Misquoted in Forbes (6 October 1986), actually attributed to humorist Professor Irwin Corey (1953) http://quoteinvestigator.com/2013/11/03/kind-gun/
Variante: You can get more with a kind word and a gun than you can with a kind word alone.
„You can never get rid of God as long as you continue to use words, because all words are part of the Word.“
— Northrop Frye Canadian literary critic and literary theorist 1912 - 1991
Fonte: "Quotes", p. 871
— Diane Setterfield, livro The Thirteenth Tale
Fonte: The Thirteenth Tale
„Once you’ve tasted freedom, it stays in your heart and no one can take it. Then, you can be more powerful than a whole country.“
— Ai Weiwei Chinese concept artist 1957
2010-, Never Sorry, 2012
— Zhuangzi classic Chinese philosopher -369 - -286 a.C.
Original: (zh_Hant) 荃者所以在魚，得魚而忘荃；蹄者所以在兔，得兔而忘蹄；言者所以在意，得意而忘言。吾安得忘言之人而與之言哉！
Variante: "Where can I find a man who has forgotten words? He is the one I would like to talk to."
Contexto: A trap is for fish: when you've got the fish, you can forget the trap. A snare is for rabbits: when you've got the rabbit, you can forget the snare. Words are for meaning: when you've got the meaning, you can forget the words. Where can I find someone who's forgotten words so I can have a word with him?...
„If you have not tasted poverty, you will not be able to manage blessing when it comes. If you have not tasted humiliation, you will not be able to manage honour when it comes.“
— T. B. Joshua Nigerian Christian leader 1963
In an interview with Tell Magazine, Nigeria, on the reason for his passion for the needy - "The People Come First - TB Joshua" http://www.docstoc.com/docs/10335740/The-People-Come-First---TB-Joshua (December 24 2007)
„Here is the piece. If you can't say fornicate can you say copulate or if not that can you say co-habit? If not that would have to say consummate I suppose. Use your own good taste and judgment.“
— Ernest Hemingway American author and journalist 1899 - 1961
Letter to Esquire editor Arnold Gingrich (11 April 1935); published in Ernest Hemingway: Selected Letters 1917–1961 (1981) edited by Carlos Baker
— Markus Zusak, livro The Book Thief
Fonte: The Book Thief