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Metaphor Quotes


These are some of the best 'Metaphor' quotations and sayings.

All slang is metaphor, and all metaphor is poetry.

An idea is a feat of association, and the height of it is a good metaphor.

Metaphor is embodied in language.

Metaphors are much more tenacious than facts.

Metaphors have a way of holding the most truth in the least space.

The metaphor is perhaps one of man's most fruitful potentialities. Its efficacy verges on magic, and it seems a tool for creation which God forgot inside one of His creatures when He made him.

We are such materialists that all our metaphors are going to be material.

When I can't talk sense, I talk metaphor.

Writers who have nothing to say always strain for metaphors to say it in.