Quotes on names

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I have fallen in love with American names, the sharp, gaunt names that never get fat.
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Stephen Vincent Benet Quotes

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Name is a fence and within it you are nameless.
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Samuli Paronen Quotes

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Women have had the power of naming stolen from us.
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Mary Daly Quotes

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Good men must die, but death cannot kill their names..
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People's fates are simplified by their names.
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Elias Canetti Quotes

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Of all eloquence a nickname is the most concise; of all arguments the most unanswerable.
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William Hazlitt Quotes

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Our names are labels, plainly printed on the bottled essence of our past behavior.
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Logan Pearsall Smith Quotes

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You have but to know an object by its proper name for it to lose its dangerous magic.
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Proper names are poetry in the raw. Like all poetry they are untranslatable.
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W.H. Auden Quotes

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If names are not correct, language will not be in accordance with the truth of things.
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