QUOTES ABOUT LANGUAGES

“Language is the road map of a culture. It tells you where its people come from and where they are going.” – Rita Mae Brown

“If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.” – Nelson Mandela

“Language is the key to the heart of people.” – Ahmed Deedat

“Language is the dress of thought.” – Samuel Johnson

“Learning another language is not only learning different words for the same things but learning another way to think about things.” – Flora Lewis

“Language is the blood of the soul into which thoughts run and out of which they grow.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

“Language is the means of getting an idea from my brain into yours without surgery.” – Mark Amidon

“Language is the only thing worth knowing even poorly.” – Karel Čapek

“Language is the archives of history.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Language is a tool of communication, the same as roads are a means of transportation.” – Felix Okoye

“Language is the means for men to construct, decode, transmit and store messages.” – Andre Martinet

“Language is power, life, and the instrument of culture, the instrument of domination and liberation.” – Angela Carter

“No culture can live, if it attempts to be exclusive.” – Mahatma Gandhi QUOTES FOR SOMEONE WHO IS SAD

“Language shapes the way we think, and determines what we can think about.” – Benjamin Lee Whorf

“Language is the armory of the human mind, and at once contains the trophies of its past and the weapons of its future conquests.” – Samuel Taylor Coleridge

“Language is a living organism, growing and evolving with every generation.” – Peter Russell

“Language is the road map of a nation. It tells you where its people stand today and where they are headed.” – Mario Cuomo

“Language is a road map of a culture. It tells you where its people come from and where they are going.” – Samuel P. Huntington

“Language is the light of the mind.” – John Stuart Mill

“Language is an art, and one learns it better by cultivating it than by studying its rules, let alone its exceptions.” – Max Mueller

“Language is a city to the building of which every human being brought a stone.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Language is a living creature that is always growing and changing.” – Steven Pinker

“Language is the dress of thought; every concept, every emotion, every thought requires its own set of words to be accurately expressed.” – Jhumpa Lahiri

“Language shapes the way we think, and determines what we can think about.” – Martin Heidegger

“Language is the mirror of the mind, reflecting every thought and emotion.” – William Shakespeare