“A tart temper never mellows with age, and a sharp tongue is the only edged tool that grows keener with constant use.”
- This Words of Hope entry will be comprised of mainly quotes about abusive words to support the above quote. The wounds caused by abusive words continue to fester like an infection long after the first cut is made. And, as the above quote states, someone who continues to cut people down with words will only get worse the more it is allowed, cutting deeper and deeper with every cut.
- “It’s amazing how words can do that, just shred your insides apart.” Lauren Oliver
- “The tongue pierces deeper than a spear.”…
Source: Abusive Words