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Letters are signs of things, symbols of words, whose power is so great that without a voice they speak to us the words of the absent."
Flowers are the beautiful words and hieroglyphics of Nature, by which she indicates how much she loves us."
Words are but symbols for the relations of things to one another and to us nowhere do they touch upon absolute truth."
Occasionally in life there are those moments of unutterable fulfillment which cannot be completely explained by those symbols called words. Their meanings can only be articulated by the inaudible language of the heart."
Metaphors are dangerous. Love begins with a metaphor. Which is to say, love begins at the point when a woman enters her first word into our poetic memory."
Words do not change their meanings so drastically in the course of centuries as, in our minds, names do in the course of a year or two."
Every day we should hear at least one little song, read one good poem, see one exquisite picture, and, if possible, speak a few sensible words."
Nature is a temple in which living columns sometimes emit confused words. Man approaches it through forests of symbols, which observe him with familiar glances."