The suit of Swords in the Tarot represents the mental realm of thought, decisions and communication. The highest expression of Swords is clear thinking, intelligence, fair decisions, logic, and honest communication. The lowest expression of this suit is conflict, lies, dishonesty, cruelty, anxiety, and fears. Every situation, and every card, has the potential of both the highest and lowest form of expressing itself. We can always choose which way to direct the energy of the moment, even if only by a little.