Distinguished others on words ...
“The difference between the almost right word and the right word is really a large matter - 'tis the difference between the lightning
bug and the lightning
.” ~Mark Twain
"Philosophy is common sense with big words." ~ James Madison
“Poor Faulkner. Does he really think big emotions come from big words? He thinks I don't know the ten-dollar words. I know them all right. But there are older and simpler and better words, and those are the ones I use.” ~ Ernest Hemingway
"Don't, Sir, accustom yourself to use big words for little matters." ~ Dr Samuel Johnson