Words

The basic tool for the manipulation of reality is the manipulation of words. If you can control the meaning of words, you can control the people who must use the words.

— Philip K. Dick, Hope I Shall Arrive Soon, 1986

Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.

— Rudyard Kipling, Speech, February 14, 1923

…even in the Christian religion, much of its real meaning is hidden by words that are misleading and symbols that but few understand.

— Ernest Holmes

The popular faith in words is a veritable disease of the mind.

— Carl Jung, The Special Phenomenology of the Child Archetype, 1940

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