From the Heart To the Tongue

Every sacred word was formed by a thought of the heart and the movement of the tongue.
What the eyes see, the ears hear, and the nose breathes, they tell the heart.
It is the heart that brings forth the flood of words, and it is the tongue that repeats every thought of the heart.

— Inscription on a 3000 year old stone plate in Egypt

Not my own words. I found them noteworthy in 2014. I find them fascinating in 2020.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: