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" But words are things, and a small drop of ink, Falling like dew upon a thought, produces That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think. "
Don Juan. Cantos i. to v. [by lord Byron]. - Page 142
by George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1823
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The Bible's Top 50 Ideas: The Essential Concepts Everyone Should Know

Dov Peretz Elkins, Abigail Treu - 2005 - 361 pages
...Abraham Joshua Heschel Seek out the book of the Lord, and read. - Isaiah 34:16 But words are things, a small drop of ink, Falling like dew upon a thought,...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think. hy is the Bible more famous than known, as Voltaire once asked? Partly because it is an anthology of...
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Daughters of America Or Women of the Century

Phebe Hanaford, Phebe Ann Hanaford - 2005 - 753 pages
...Swisshelm — Amelia Bloomer, and others, « Words ate things ; and a small drop of ink, FalJipg Hk« dew 'upon a thought, produces That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think," BYBOS, " They that handle the pen of the writer," — JUDGES T. 14. "TTERY many women are journalists...
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Interrogating Orientalism: Contextual Approaches and Pedagogical Practices

Diane Long Hoeveler, Jeffrey Cass - 2006 - 286 pages
...pestilent 'things too?" (BLJ, 3:207; original emphasis). This concept would later appear in Don Juan: "But words are things, and a small drop of ink, /.../That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think" (CPW 3:793-95). Throughout his writing life, Byron remained poignantly aware of the power of words...
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Transnationale Geschichte: Themen, Tendenzen und Theorien

Gunilla Budde (Historikerin), Sebastian Conrad, Oliver Janz - 2006 - 328 pages
...works, Don Juan, which was also a history of the transformation of identity across space and time: "But words are things, and a small drop of ink Falling...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think." Peter Jelavich Cultural History In this essay, I offer a brief outline of some issues in the realm...
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Towards Higher Consciousness - Spiritual Insights

136 pages
...think oneself more knowing than others. Francois Due de la Rochefaucald 1613-1680 Moral Maxim 76 9. But words are things, and a small drop of ink, Falling...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think. Lord Byron 1788-1824 Stanza 10 10. A fool must now and then be right by chance. William Cowper 1731-1800...
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Codfish, Dogfish, Mermaids and Frank: Coming of Age on the Open Ocean

Skip DeBrusk - 2006 - 196 pages
...woman? Will it baptize a child someday?" "Maybe it was last night's dew," I said. "To quote Byron, Words are things and a small drop of ink, falling,...that which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think." He stepped outside and swiped his index finger up the pane of glass, then grandly presented the drops...
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Legal English Communication Skills

Mia Ingels - 2006 - 354 pages
...ideas, and imagination just as we have pictured them in our minds." Anu Garg (http://wordsmith.org.awad) "Words are things; and a small drop of ink Falling...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think." Lord Byron, poet (1788-1824) Building one's English vocabulary is a process that requires practice,...
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Wisdom for the Soul: Five Millennia of Prescriptions for Spiritual Healing

Larry Chang - 2006 - 826 pages
...much as the best action for they contain the germ of them all. ~ Madame Swetchine, 1782-1857 ~ he is. Words are things and a small drop of ink Falling like...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions think. -Lord Byron, 1788-1824Every word is supposed to have a meaning. Now, words are like nuts. Some are...
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Googleonomics

Nate Perkins - 2006 - 554 pages
...truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author." QUOTE: - GK Chesterton "But words are things, and a small drop of ink, /falling like dew, upon a thought produces/that which makes thousands, perhaps millions think." — Lord Byron QUOTE: "Googleonomics...
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Gigantic Book of Teacher's Wisdom

Erin Gruwell - 2007 - 808 pages
...up thinking the way one lives. — PAUL BOURGET Language is the dress of thought. — SAMUEL JOHNSON But words are things, and a small drop of ink Falling...That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think. — SIR AUBREY DE VERE, IRISH POET Language is the close-fitting dress of Thought. — RC TRENCH, ANGLICAN...
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