Discover the most popular and inspiring quotes and sayings on the topic of Noun. Share them with your friends on social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, or your personal blogs, and let the world be inspired by their powerful messages. Here are the Top 100 Noun Quotes And Sayings by 96 Authors including Georges Bataille,Ludwig Feuerbach,Dave Barry,Nas,Anthony Burgess for you to enjoy and share.

Noun Quotes : pic 000213518
Obscenity is our name for the uneasiness which upsets the physical state associated with self-possession, with the possession of a recognized and stable individuality. -- Georges Bataille
Noun Quotes : pic 001384409
A word is an abstract image, the imaginary thing, or, in so far as everything is ultimately an object of the thinking power, it is the imagined thought: hence men, when they know the word, the name for a thing, fancy that they know the thing also. -- Ludwig Feuerbach
Noun Quotes : pic 001257193
If you have a big enough dictionary, just about everything is a word. -- Dave Barry
Noun Quotes : pic 001586401
Vocabulary spills I'm ill. -- Nas
Noun Quotes : pic 001513642
A word in a dictionary is very much like a car in a mammoth motor show - full of potential but temporarily inactive. -- Anthony Burgess
Noun Quotes : pic 001876427
The word is a violent pleasure. -- Gwen Calvo
Noun Quotes : pic 000552864
Every romantic knows that love was never a noun; it is a verb. -- Shannon L. Alder
Noun Quotes : pic 000223425
that word. He was twenty-eight years old and -- Melody Anne
Noun Quotes : pic 001657441
The word "superstar" is an ilusion -- Bruce Lee
Noun Quotes : pic 001375742
A dictionary can embrace only a small part of the vast tapestry of a language. -- Giacomo Leopardi
Noun Quotes : pic 001434505
You're like a dictionary. You know the word is in there, but you need to know how to spell what you want first -- Aaron Withers
Noun Quotes : pic 001733596
Nonsense, n. The objections that are urged against this excellent dictionary. -- Ambrose Bierce
Noun Quotes : pic 001828025
Widow. The word consumes itself. -- Sylvia Plath
Noun Quotes : pic 000872378
A sitcom. I hate that word. -- Angela Lansbury
Noun Quotes : pic 000680330
Let us create extraordinary words, on condition that they be put to the most ordinary use and that the entity they designate be made to exist in the same way as the most common object. -- Gilles Deleuze
Noun Quotes : pic 001387285
I believe in love the verb, not the noun. -- Greg Behrendt
Noun Quotes : pic 000909151
The dictionary is, however, only a rough draft. -- Monique Wittig
Noun Quotes : pic 001707432
Atomize and refigure the word. -- Christopher H. Sartisohn
Noun Quotes : pic 000701414
The soul is a verb. . . . Not a noun. -- David Mitchell
Noun Quotes : pic 001030449
The important thing is not the planning of an Index Verborum Prohibitorum of current noble nouns, but rather the examination of their linguistic function. -- Theodor Adorno
Noun Quotes : pic 000741352
Who climbs the grammar-tree, distinctly knows Where noun, and verb, and participle grows. -- John Dryden
Noun Quotes : pic 001518150
What is another name for a Thesaurus? -- Steven Wright
Noun Quotes : pic 000917452
Ah, yes. Fine. A lovely sounding word that means absolutely nothing. -- Robin Benway
Noun Quotes : pic 001402516
Any word you have to hunt for in a thesaurus is the wrong word. There are no exceptions to this rule. -- Stephen King
Noun Quotes : pic 001783470
the one Word that rips apart the day... -- Thomas Pynchon
Noun Quotes : pic 000573784
Okay, I should probably mention right here that Brandon used the real word, but this is my story, so I'm cleaning it up a little. -- Rachel Hawkins
Noun Quotes : pic 001358194
It's a darn poor mind that can only think of one way to spell a word. -- Andrew Jackson
Noun Quotes : pic 000938545
He wondered what the collective noun was for psychologists: a shortage of shrinks? A confession of counsellors? -- Daryl Gregory
Noun Quotes : pic 000258485
The trouble with dictionaries is, they tell you more about words than you want to know without answering the question you have. -- Andy Rooney
Noun Quotes : pic 000638974
Nouns and verbs are the guts of the language. Beware of covering up with adjectives and adverbs. -- A.b. Guthrie Jr.
Noun Quotes : pic 000698241
Christian is a great noun and a poor adjective. -- Rob Bell
Noun Quotes : pic 001092448
You never push a noun against a verb without trying to blow up something. -- H.l. Mencken
Noun Quotes : pic 001192877
We declared war on terror-it's not even a noun, so, good luck. -- Jon Stewart
Noun Quotes : pic 001288656
HASH: There is no definition for this word - nobody knows what hash is. -- Ambrose Bierce
Noun Quotes : pic 001281331
charmingly useful, if any friend should happen to ask if you have ever studied Logic. Mind you bring all seven words into your answer, and you friend will go away deeply impressed
'a sadder and a wiser -- Lewis Carroll
Noun Quotes : pic 001593833
1. Form the possessive singular of nouns with 's. -- William Strunk Jr.
Noun Quotes : pic 001020515
The Word ought to be exposed in the words -- Karl Barth
Noun Quotes : pic 001449105
A healthy man is not an entity; he is a process, a dynamic process. Or we can say that a healthy man is not a noun but a verb, not a river but a rivering. He is continuously flowing in all dimensions, overflowing. -- Osho
Noun Quotes : pic 001241553
Use the smallest word that does the job. -- E.b. White
Noun Quotes : pic 000592886
There are two words for everything. -- E. V. Lucas
Noun Quotes : pic 001802885
Words take on many different meanings. -- Erin Mckean
Noun Quotes : pic 000603100
Human, Allen, is an adjective, and its use as a noun is in itself regrettable. -- William S. Burroughs
Noun Quotes : pic 001294844
The destructive potential of language is contained within the very nature of representation. Words, particularly nouns, force an infinite of unique objects and processes into a finite number of categories. -- Charles Eisenstein
Noun Quotes : pic 001830984
singular, familiar state of cognizance. -- John Riha
Noun Quotes : pic 000989863
Net - the biggest word in the language of business. -- Herbert Newton Casson
Noun Quotes : pic 001140674
The soul is a verb." He impales a lit candle on a spike. "Not a noun. -- David Mitchell
Noun Quotes : pic 000650976
Life is a verb, not a noun. -- Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Noun Quotes : pic 001023709
Sometimes, a word succeeds beyond the wildest dreams of its creators, like a virus sent into the world to infect common speech. -- Jasper Fforde
Noun Quotes : pic 000999330
A painting to me is primarily a verb, not a noun, an event first and only secondarily an image. -- Elaine De Kooning
Noun Quotes : pic 001425101
Ah, yes, well that's the problem with the English language, isn't it? All the words mean different things. -- Alex Shvartsman
Noun Quotes : pic 000654588
Dictionary of Misunderstood Words -- Milan Kundera
Noun Quotes : pic 001115198
Words are such gross machinery, so primitive and ambiguous. -- Frank Herbert
Noun Quotes : pic 001213800
Words are objects of a color and a size and a form and a shape. -- Robert Barry
Noun Quotes : pic 000449252
Whoever has the power takes the noun while the less powerful get an adjective. No one wants her achievements modified.We all just want to be the noun. -- Sheryl Sandberg
Noun Quotes : pic 001092447
When we put words together - adjective with noun, noun with verb, verb with object - we start to talk to each other. -- Donald Hall
Noun Quotes : pic 000801640
Get thee to a dictionary and be relentless about your visits there. p. 591 -- Mark Z. Danielewski
Noun Quotes : pic 001098144
Lepidopterists give the noun a gerund's push toward the verb, and say that butterflies are nectaring ... -- Sue Hubbell
Noun Quotes : pic 000966188
A word is a small song. -- Larry Good
Noun Quotes : pic 000600863
Dictionary, n. A malevolent literacy device for cramping the growth of a language and making it hard and inelastic. -- Ambrose Bierce
Noun Quotes : pic 001134452
Something made out of words... -- Matthew Small
Noun Quotes : pic 000737366
The world! It is a word capable of as diverse interpretations or misinterpretations as the thing itself a thing by various people supposed to belong to heaven, man, or the devil, or alternatively to all three. -- Dinah Maria Murlock Craik
Noun Quotes : pic 001855207
The world is full of incomprehensible words -- Haruki Murakami
Noun Quotes : pic 000372381
It's when the thing itself is missing that you have to supply the word. -- Henry De Montherlant
Noun Quotes : pic 001675912
God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper. -- R. Buckminster Fuller
Noun Quotes : pic 001746757
Thankful. Blessed. Loved. -- Lanina King
Noun Quotes : pic 001092452
People take even greater umbrage when they hear themselves labeled with a common noun. The reason is that a noun predicate appears to pigeonhole the with a stereotype of a category rather than referring to them as an individual who happens to possess a trait. -- Steven Pinker
Noun Quotes : pic 001190573
The use of the right word, the exact word, is the difference between a pencil with a sharp point and a thick crayon. -- Peter Marshall
Noun Quotes : pic 001069369
Words themselves become beings, sentences becomenatural vegetation to be guided by the gardener's hands. -- Eric Sevareid
Noun Quotes : pic 000433309
A guy whose name has become its own verb, and synonymous with trouble. -- Nicole Williams
Noun Quotes : pic 001092446
Strange, the Hebrew noun which means "I am", The English always use to govern damn. -- George Gordon Byron
Noun Quotes : pic 000670336
All the facts of nature are nouns of the intellect, and make the grammar of the eternal language. Every word has a double, trebleor centuple use and meaning. -- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Noun Quotes : pic 001362399
Never argue with a pedant over nomenclature. It wastes your time and annoys the pedant. -- Lois Mcmaster Bujold
Noun Quotes : pic 000797611
That which endures forever; it is released from nebulous name-giving. -- Kristian Goldmund Aumann
Noun Quotes : pic 000904782
A handful of letters doesn't always make a word, love. -- Tahereh Mafi
Noun Quotes : pic 000280816
Something there is in cyberspace that doesn't love an apostrophe. -- Mary Norris
Noun Quotes : pic 000899276
Rat. A curse, an insult, a word totally without light. -- Kate Dicamillo
Noun Quotes : pic 001602169
A thing is a thing, not what is said of that thing. -- Susan Sontag
Noun Quotes : pic 000481043
Love is more than a noun-it is a verb; it is more than a feeling-it is caring, sharing, helping, sacrificing. -- William Arthur Ward
Noun Quotes : pic 001229512
Some things defy language itself. -- Sylvain Reynard
Noun Quotes : pic 000298660
There are objects you may desire but cannot explain. There are objects that are not nouns, there are actions that are not verbs. There are things we want that exist at the edge of the forest, at the rim of the ocean, just over the hill, just out of sight. -- Charles Yu
Noun Quotes : pic 001833550
Possessions. The very word is potent - suggestive as it is of ownership both material and erotic. To possess. Possession. Possessed. -- Hamish Bowles
Noun Quotes : pic 000804586's not a word, it's a sentence. -- Rodney Dangerfield
Noun Quotes : pic 001389416
A word is nothing unless it has values and an atmosphere, unless you grasp its historical significance. -- Stefan Zweig
Noun Quotes : pic 000336110
Words are themselves organisms, ... -- Ali Smith
Noun Quotes : pic 000686197
Love is a verb; an action word. Its not a noun or an adjective. -- Carolyn Miles
Noun Quotes : pic 001150577
Sometimes you linger days
upon a word,
a single, uncontaminated drop
of sound; for days

it trembles, liquid to the mind,
then falls:
mere denotation
dimming the undertow of language. -- John Burnside
Noun Quotes : pic 001477893
A word is a magic thing. It holds the essence of an object or idea and pins it to the world. A word can set a universe in motion. -- Kelly Barnhill
Noun Quotes : pic 001704648
Everyone uses their own dictionary. -- Robert Jacoby
Noun Quotes : pic 000339497
A word is a lot. -- Etgar Keret
Noun Quotes : pic 001547728
You do not find knowledge in a dictionary, only information. -- W. Edwards Deming
Noun Quotes : pic 001121832
Nothing is rarer than the use of a word in its exact meaning. -- Edwin Percy Whipple
Noun Quotes : pic 000117681
Don't hate the word, playa; hate the dictionary. -- Brian Celio
Noun Quotes : pic 001333281
We are not nouns, we are verbs. I am not a thing - an actor, a writer - I am a person who does things - I write, I act - and I never know what I'm going to do next. I think you can be imprisoned if you think of yourself as a noun. -- Stephen Fry
Noun Quotes : pic 001438209
When you catch an adjective, kill it. -- Mark Twain
Noun Quotes : pic 001779982
Don't repeat this word again -- Unknown
Noun Quotes : pic 001059362
So in writing, there is always a right word, and every other than that is wrong. There is no beauty in words except in their collocation. The effect of a fanciful word misplaced, is like that of a horn of exquisite polish growing on a human head. -- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Noun Quotes : pic 001241957
Don't try to defile the English language. I can think of a few other things I'd rather dirty up. -- S.l. Jennings
Noun Quotes : pic 001730248
Your questions refer to words; so I have to talk about words. You say:;: The point isn't the word, but its meaning, and you think of the meaning as a thing of the same kind as the word, though also different from the word. Here the word, there the meaning. -- Ludwig Wittgenstein
Noun Quotes : pic 001336894
Words Are The Ones Used To Degrade And Demean Another Human Being -- Karlyle Tomms
Noun Quotes : pic 001188314
I think the word is adult! -- Graham Norton