5 Great Quotations about Words

“Language is the light of the mind.” – John Stuart Mill

“Words, whether weaved as poetry or prose, can always find space to survive and thrive.” – Harriet Anena

“Among my most prized possessions are words that I have never spoken.” – Orson Scott Card

“A word is dead when it’s been said, some say. I say it just begins to live that day.” – Emily Dickinson

“I never met a word I didn’t love.” – Gail Carson Levine


My name is Rob Bignell. I’m an affordable, professional editor who runs Inventing Reality Editing Service, which meets the manuscript needs of writers both new and published. I also offer a variety of self-publishing services. During the past decade, I’ve helped more than 300 novelists and nonfiction authors obtain their publishing dreams at reasonable prices. I’m also the author of the 7 Minutes a Day… writing guidebooks, four nonfiction hiking guidebook series, and the literary novel Windmill. Several of my short stories in the literary and science fiction genres also have been published.