Sell also: tell, assure, differentiate, distinguish, evidence, narrate, order, recite, recount, say, separate, state
Fable is more historical than fact, because fact tells us about one man and fable tells us about a million men.
If your head tells you one thing, and your heart tells you another, before you do anything, you should first decide whether you have a better head or a better heart.
Twenty years of votes can tell you much more about a man than twenty weeks of campaign rhetoric. Campaign talk tells people who you want them to think you are. How you vote tells people who you really are deep inside.
A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author.
Common sense tells us that the government's attempts to solve large problems more often create new ones. Common sense also tells us that a top-down, one-size-fits-all plan will not improve the workings of a nationwide health-care system that accounts for one-sixth of our economy.
If a woman tells you she's twenty and looks sixteen, she's twelve. If she tells you she's twenty-six and looks twenty-six, she's damn near fourty.
Paul Riser tells it in an interesting way; he dissects it and tells the structure, you know, 'you don't mention that part here.' But that's what's interesting about it and the people who are absent are interesting too.
The son has always felt like he was a footnote in one of the stories the father tells. The father is an amazing storyteller and one of the tales that he tells is how he met his wife.
I just go where my heart tells me, where my gut tells me to go, where I'm enjoying my life the most, where I feel like I can have the most success. I've truly enjoyed my experience in NASCAR, to the point that I want to do it full time.
No one tells every white person in this country how to be. No one tells every Hispanic, or Asian or Jewish person in this country how to be. There is no single definition of whiteness or single definition of blackness.
Death is a challenge. It tells us not to waste time... It tells us to tell each other right now that we love each other.
Well, what did we buy? Instead of a leaner, smarter government, we bought a bureaucracy that now tells us which light bulbs to buy, and which will put 16,500 IRS agents in charge of policing President Obama's health care bill.
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
When suffering knocks at your door and you say there is no seat for him, he tells you not to worry because he has brought his own stool.
Nothing is so galling to a people not broken in from birth as a paternal, or, in other words, a meddling government, a government which tells them what to read, and say, and eat, and drink and wear.
One of the many things nobody ever tells you about middle age is that it's such a nice change from being young.
A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.
A budget tells us what we can't afford, but it doesn't keep us from buying it.
I don't know what a monopoly is until somebody tells me.
There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.