Choose Words Carefully

words2

Why do we call a peach
seed a “pit”, a gaggle of
geese, a school of fish?
How interesting is language
but one must use words
with care for they have
the power to hurt or heal.
It is usually best to remain
silent, observing and allowing
circumstances to evolve. Words
spoken can never be retracted and
have their effect for a very long time.

This entry was posted in Poetry. Bookmark the permalink.

3 Responses to Choose Words Carefully

  1. timkeen40 says:

    Better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.

    You always make me think….

    Tim

    Like

  2. BeingAlive says:

    So true👍🏻👍🏻

    Like

Share your thoughts if you wish.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s